Black Friday will be a digital-first holiday – and possibly even digitally dominated – at a time when consumers who have shifted to digital say they will stick to all or most of those habits in the future. And in digital onboarding, email verification and other authentication technologies can assist in offering a seamless and safe experience for consumers. All this, Today in Data.
$509: Average amount that millennials spent on Black Friday in 2019.
67%: Share of shoppers still concerned about the health risk of returning to pre-pandemic shopping behaviors.
41%: Portion of banks focusing their investments on KYC automation.
20.2%: Share of shoppers who went to a physical store on Black Friday 2019.
2.2B: Number of consumers targeted with COVID-19-related phishing schemes.