Saks Debuts 2022 Holiday Campaign Supporting the Elton John AI...
Fashion - Music - Non-Profit - Partnerships - Press Releases

NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Saks, the premier luxury ecommerce platform, is celebrating the launch of its 2022 holiday campaign and an integrated partnership supporting the Elton John AI...

Faisal Hussain
November 23, 2022

Mastercard Teams up With Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Waka...
Finance - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mastercard announced today its collaboration with Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”, in theaters November 11, to spotlight Black excellence and th...

Faisal Hussain
October 24, 2022

Mastercard Launches Its First-Ever Music Album: Priceless
Finance - Music - Press Releases

Enhanced with Timbaland’s Beatclub collaboration supporting emerging artists and fans with a passion for music Latest milestone in Mastercard’s sonic brand journey Album available first on Spo...

Angelina Luspo
June 28, 2022

Saudi Esports Federation Joins Forces With Mastercard
Esports - Finance - Gaming

Financial company Mastercard has announced a partnership with the Saudi Esports Federation (SEF). As part of the deal, both parties have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to help promote esp...

Esports Insider
June 22, 2022

Chase, Instacart and Mastercard Announce Partnership to Launch...
Dining - Finance - Online - Press Releases

WILMINGTON, Del. & SAN FRANCISCO & PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chase, the largest co-brand card issuer in the U.S., and Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America, to...

Faisal Hussain
January 19, 2022

5 Partnerships That Made Beautiful Music in 2021
Attractions - CPG - Dining - Finance - Influencers

Music partnerships have been all the rage this year, with artists and music companies collaborating in categories that include CPG, dining, toy brands and more to engage fans in new and exciting ways!...

Abby Calcara
December 7, 2021

Mastercard Reinvents Installments to Give Consumers More Payme...
Finance - Press Releases - Retail

Mastercard Installments BNPL program to come to market in the U.S., Australia and the UK; Enables consumers to access this increasingly popular form of payment across its vast global acceptance netwo...

Faisal Hussain
September 30, 2021

Mastercard and Jennifer Hudson Partner to Celebrate Black Wome...
Finance - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail - Theatrical

PURCHASE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of Black Business Month, Mastercard is announcing a series of celebratory events in partnership with Mastercard ambassador, Jennifer Hudson, to acknowledge an...

Faisal Hussain
September 23, 2021

Porn Made OnlyFans a Powerhouse; Now it’s Banning Sexual Con...
Finance - Online - Streaming

OnlyFans is banning the one thing most users go to its site for: pornography. The U.K.-based content subscription service said Thursday it will no longer allow “sexually explicit” content as of O...

August 20, 2021

Mastercard to Phase Out Magnetic Stripes by 2024
Finance - Press Releases - Retail

In the early age of modern credit cards, they had to write down account information for each card-carrying customer by hand. Later, they used flatbed imprinting machines to record the card information...

Faisal Hussain
August 17, 2021

Square Buys Afterpay for $29B; Affirms Buy Now, Pay Later Tren...
Finance - Retail - Tech

Square plans to buy Australian fintech company Afterpay as it looks to expand further into the booming installment loan market. Jack Dorsey’s payments company announced the $29 billion, all-stock d...

August 2, 2021

Global Brands Unveil ‘Planet Pledge’ Commitment to...
Beverages - CPG - Finance

Some of the world’s biggest advertisers, including Unilever, Diageo, Mastercard, Dole and Tesco, have made a series of new commitments to act on the climate emergency, following research which has s...

Brand Times
April 22, 2021

4 Ways Consumer Spending Will Change Once More People Are Vacc...

Here are four predictions of post-pandemic trends, based on surveys and reports by experts: Consumers are still anxious, and that may influence what they buy and how they shop. Grocery shopping may b...

April 12, 2021

Rick Caruso Says He’ll Accept Rent in Bitcoins
Attractions - Finance - Retail

Bitcoin is making its way into the material side of real estate. Billionaire developer Rick Caruso, owner of the perpetually mobbed The Grove in Los Angeles, said that his apartment and retail tenants...

Commercial Observer
April 8, 2021

Walgreens to Launch Digital Bank Accounts this Year
Finance - Retail

Walgreens plans to launch bank accounts that will be available to customers online and at 9,000 of its retail stores in the second half of 2021. The pharmacy chain said the Federal Deposit Insurance C...

April 6, 2021

Mastercard Expands Partnerships with Fandango, Lyft, and ShopR...
Dining - Finance - Online - Press Releases - Retail

Mastercard is announcing new and expanded partnerships to drive further value for World and World Elite consumer credit cardholders. According to Mastercard Spending Pulse, which measures in-store and...

April 1, 2021

Mastercard Customers Now Receive DoorDash Perks
Dining - Finance - Online

Even before the pandemic, credit card issuers began partnering with companies such as Grubhub and Uber Eats to offer consumers tangible, food-related benefits. In the latest iteration of food perks, ...

The Points Guy
April 1, 2021

Bitcoin’s Big Moment: Mastercard Jumps on the Bandwagon

Mastercard is bringing bitcoin to the checkout counter. The company announced late Wednesday that it will support "select cryptocurrencies" directly on its network at some point later this year. "Our...

February 11, 2021

Walgreens to launch credit card, prepaid debit card
Finance - Retail

The drug store retailer will launch a co-branded credit card and a prepaid debit card. The cards, which will be issued by Synchrony and powered by the Mastercard network, will be available in the seco...

Chain Store Age
January 13, 2021

U.S. holiday retail sales rise 3% as online shopping booms- Ma...
Finance - Retail

U.S. retail sales rose 3% during this year’s expanded holiday shopping season from Oct. 11 to Dec. 24, a report by Mastercard Inc said on Saturday, powered by a pandemic-driven shift toward online s...

January 5, 2021

Mastercard Chief Economist: Shift to digital

Mastercard Chief Economist Bricklin Dwyer joins Yahoo Finance Live to break down how the pandemic has accelerated businesses to move digitally and break down the latest consumer trends. Watch the i...

Yahoo Finance
December 7, 2020

Fred Segal Launches Fred Segal LIVE Shopping Channel
Fashion - Finance - Press Releases - Retail

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Iconic Los Angeles-based experiential retailer, Fred Segal, today announced the launch of its shopping channel, Fred Segal LIVE on talkshoplive®, the f...

November 19, 2020

Citi sees quick results from True Name cards for trans, nonbin...

The response exceeded expectations, with more than 1,600 Citi customers requesting a name-change on their cards within the first few weeks of the program. For the full story, visit PaymentsSource ...

November 12, 2020

Dove soundtracks self-care with Pandora partnership
Health & Beauty - Music - Retail - Streaming

The immersive tactic by the Unilever brand is based on the idea that music & sound are an integral part in shaping sensory perception, deepening engagement with consumers. For the full story, v...

Marketing Dive
October 29, 2020

Mastercard thanks fans with League of Legends Worlds 2020 acti...

Mastercard will serve as the presenting sponsor of the opening ceremony, delivering a broadcast spot in English and Mandarin, and debut a content series called the “Digital Priceless Experiences.”...

Esports Observer
October 29, 2020

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