The Week In Review (Plus, Monopoly Goes Cashless – Why Board Games Are Holding Their Own In The Digital Age)

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How cashless board games drive retail sales; plus, all the payments news you missed last week



Saturday - July 13, 2019

New Data And Reports

Crypto And AML/KYC

Delta And Customer Service AI

Facebook’s Libra And Digital Identity

Mobile Card Services Interest vs Usage

Small Vendors And mPOS

SMB Receivables Gap

Trending Topics

Mastercard On What’s Next For Transfast

AI That 'Thinks' Like A Fraud Analyst

As Banking Evolves, So Does The ATM

Commercial Banking Gets Up Close And Digitized

Subscription Commerce’s 'Fear Of Commitment'

In B2B, Time For Cryptos And Blockchain?

Mastercard Launches Early Pay For Gig Workers

Lime Taps PayPal’s Hyperwallet For Global Payouts

Brighterion, Elavon Strike AI Anti-Fraud Deal

Digital ID For The Next Billion People

TangoTrade Brings Letters Of Credit Digital

Can ‘Elective’ Fees Work For Retail Banks?

Compliance's Future: Using Data Better

i2c On Brex And 'Fast Twitch' Innovation

How mPOS Tools Help Restaurants Compete

Mobile Card Services Give Users Retail Control

How Digital Platforms Balance Fraud vs. Friction

Can Cameras Remove Fast Food Drive-Thru Friction?

Room For Many Along The Last Mile?

Automated Retail Speeds Up Delivery, Checkout

Debt Loads Hobble Chinese Firms

Merchant Multiple Buy Buttons' Adoption Uptick

Regulators Eye ‘Excess Capacity’ In Euro Banking System

Revolving Credit Balances Rise 5 Pct In May

After Quiet Period, Sell Side Mixed on Fiverr

Digital Discussions

Are Smart Cabinets Retail’s Amazon Go Counterpunch?

Retail’s Innovation Race Pits Products vs Services

Retail Reinvention

Legal Pot Starts Pulling Its Retail Weight

Are Consumers Ready For Chatbot Customer Service?

Sharing Economy’s ‘Rotating Wardrobe’ Subscription Prescription

Grocery Retail Ups Autonomous Delivery Game

How Beef Jerky Is Driving Digital Payments Innovation

Why Prime Day Is About More Than Amazon

5G Technology Looms With Retail Possibilities

How QSRs Enable Mobile, Digital Payments

Steeping Matcha Tea Subscription Innovation

Cashierless Innovation Gets A Boost In The UK

Today In Data

Enhancing Call Center Experience With AI

Delivering Card Management With MCS

Advantage Of Trade Practices For Older Companies

Innovating With Cashierless Checkout In The UK

The Buy Button’s Evolving Role In eCommerce


Investors Eye B2B eCommerce, Expense Tools

Unlocking Data For Faster Freight Payments

Accounts Payable's Check vs ACH Conundrum

Canada's Path Toward B2B Payables Modernization

Bumble Bee Positive On Supply Chain Via Blockchain

SMB Downside To The Latest Jobs Numbers

FX, Biz Banking Key Opportunities For PSD2

Samsung Hit By Another Trade Dispute

How APIs Level The B2B eComm Playing Field

UK Reveals Late Payments Law Loophole

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Commerce Trends

Monopoly Goes Cashless – Why Board Games Are Holding Their Own In The Digital Age

Not everything in gaming these days is about online, multi-player adventures for phones and laptops. Board games are having a bright moment, and younger consumers are part of the reason for that. And classic games such as Monopoly are getting upgrades that reflect hot commerce trends. Go ahead and collect $200 virtual dollars — it’s the PYMNTS Saturday Feature.


The Monday Conversation

InstaReM CEO: Why We Want A Digital Banking License

The trouble with "big new solutions" in FinTech is that they are often created without looking for real problems. On the heels of the announcement that InstaReM will throw its hat into the Singapore digital banking license ring, CEO Prajit Nanu tells Karen Webster avoiding that trap means not only thinking big, but also thinking like an ecosystem.



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