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SpendingPulse: Reports deliver authoritative
industry sales data far earlier
than government or industry sources.

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Would you like the big picture of economic trends that impact your business – far earlier than from “official” sources?
MasterCard SpendingPulse draws from MasterCard’s near-real-time purchase data and processes it through a rigorously proven model that predicts total spend including cash and check payments, delivering a holistic picture of the economy. This accurate sales information is available days, weeks or months ahead of other sources.

Disclaimer: SpendingPulse reports and content, including estimated forecasts of spending trends do not in any way contain, reflect or relate to actual MasterCard operational or financial performance, or specific payment-card-issuer data.  SpendingPulse reports and content are intended solely as a research tool for informational purposes and not as investment advice or recommendations for any particular action or investment.

Armed with this timely, accurate insight, you can identify, target and capitalize on opportunities exposed by changes in consumer spending behavior faster than ever before.

SpendingPulse reports are available on a subscription basis.


Available Reports:

US Reports

  • US Total Sales
  • Airlines
  • Apparel
  • Auto Parts & Service
  • Department Stores
  • eCommerce
  • Electronics & Appliances
  • Furniture & Furnishings
  • Gasoline
  • Grocery
  • Hardware
  • Hotels & Lodging
  • Jewelry
  • Luxury Sales
  • Restaurants

Canada Reports

  • Total Retail
  • Gasoline
  • Grocery
  • eCommerce
  • Department Stores
  • Executive Update

UK Reports

  • Total Retail
  • Clothing
  • Furniture
  • Petrol
  • Grocery
  • Travel
  • Department Stores
  • eCommerce
  • Luxury Retail
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SpendingPulse figures correlate highly with final government figures as well as individual industry sources.

Disclaimer: SpendingPulse reports and content, including estimated forecasts of spending trends do not in any way contain, reflect or relate to actual MasterCard operational or financial performance, or specific payment-card-issuer data. SpendingPulse reports and content are intended solely as a research tool for informational purposes and not as investment advice or recommendations for any particular action or investment.

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Press Releases and Media

Interview with Mike Eppel, Senior Business Editor at 680News Radio in Toronto

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Sarah discusses the reasons behind the slowing retail sales in the U.K. in February on CNBC.

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Sarah Quinlan discusses February's low retail sales numbers on "Money" with Melissa Francis.

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MasterCard SpendingPulse: Bad Weather Continues To Weaken U.S. Retail Sales

February Retail Sales Report Shows Consumer Spending Inched Up 2.7% Year-over-Year
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MasterCard SpendingPulse: Polar Vortex Cools U.S. Retail Spending

January Retail Sales Report Shows 3.5 Percent Growth, Down from 4.4 Percent Increase in December
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MasterCard Advisors Senior V.P. Sarah Quinlan on how retailers did over the holiday shopping season.


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