Mastercard Forecast: B-t-s Retail Sales Rising 5.5 Percent

For the upcoming back-to-school season, Mastercard sees retail scoring pretty high grades. Mastercard Spending Pulse, which measures in-store and online retail sales across all forms of payment, is forecasting that 2021 b-t-s sales at U.S. retailers will rise 5.5 percent compared to the 2020 season, and 6.7 percent compared to the 2019 season. Mastercard defines […]