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Mother’s Day Spending Statistics, Trends, and Fun Facts (US & UK)

Every spring, millions of people in the United States and the United Kingdom flock to retail stores and online outlets for one simple reason: Mom. With an expected spend of over $20 billion on this annual tribute to mothers in the US...

Lyft by the Numbers: Users & Drivers Statistics, Growth & Fun Facts

Lyft is a ride-sharing service growing at a fast pace. From less than 3 million rides in 2013, the company had 375 million in 2017 across the U.S. alone. The company has grown from just a lowly competitor to a formidable opponent to Uber....

Back-to-School Spending Statistics, Trends, and Fun Facts (US & UK)

The long, lazy days of summer may be a nightmare for some retailers as their sales take a nosedive. The good news is that the heavy back to school shopping season will be heating up before you know it! The months of August and September are the...

Father’s Day Spending Statistics, Trends, and Fun Facts (US & UK)

Father's Day is a popular shopping day in both the United States and the United Kingdom honoring both Father's and Stepfathers alike. On average 75% of men in both the United States and the United Kingdom plan to celebrate Father's Day in some...

Amazon by the Numbers: Stats & Fun Facts

If you have ever shopped online, one of the first companies that is most likely to pop into your head is the name Amazon. Amazon has been the go-to shopping site to purchase almost anything you can think of and often at some of the lowest prices...

Netflix by the Numbers: Statistics, Demographics, and Fun Facts

Over the years, Netflix has become a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry. From hit TV series like House of Cards and Orange is the New Black to winning the highest number of Emmy awards nominations, the company is showing its...

Airbnb by the Numbers: Usage, Demographics, and Revenue Growth

Most people sleeping over at their destination would need a “home away from home.” Of course, there have always been companies that take care of that. But Airbnb brought in a new and interesting twist into the market. The main idea is a...