Happy Thursday! Here are the top stories of the day:
Pinterest has announced the launch of a raft of new shopping features as it becomes the latest social media giant to push eCommerce capabilities. Pinterest is becoming more of a powerhouse in the path to purchase; according to digital scrapbooking platform’s own research, 89% of its weekly visitors use Pinterest in their path to making a purchase.
Utilizing Sezzle and Affirm, Target is able to offer shoppers the ability to take a product home today and defer the payments. While it is being used to push holiday shopping, sounds like this could be a longer term strategy for the retail giant. The battle for the holiday dollars is heating up!
In a survey of 10,000 American teenagers, Nike came out on top as the favorite apparel/footwear brand. A lot of brands come and go, Nike’s relevance over the past few decades has been nothing but impressive.
Because of course they are… The fridge would track inventory for you and make it super easy to reorder items via Amazon Fresh or Whole Foods.