Barclaycard saw payments rising last week as stores began to reopen with 6% growth by value compared to the previous week and 8% growth in their volume. And the value of payments in physical shops rose 12%.
Through the program, this year's round of 50 women entrepreneurs will receive year-long programming, a $5,000 business education grant and access to an online community of support through the Tory Burch Fellows Program.
Some small businesses in the UK are on a knife-edge and many could go under, new research suggested on Friday. But there's also some optimism and Father's Day will be an even more important shopping event this year.
As pressure grows on the UK government to share a lockdown exit plan, retail bosses are seeking clarity over what will happen to the Job Retention Scheme, under which furloughed staff salaries are being paid.
Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it had fired three critics of the company’s pandemic response for workplace violations, dismissals that drew sharp words from U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and a labor coalition.
Hundreds of U.S. lenders are struggling with the technology to distribute $349 billion of government aid, while the pot of money is insufficient and will soon be expended, a top banking group warned over the weekend.