BNPL may be booming but a troubled global economy is still presenting challenges to operators in the segment and news has emerged that one of the biggest operators, Klarna, is cutting 10% of its workforce.
BNPL specialist Klarna has rolled out Virtual Shopping, “connecting online shoppers directly with experts in physical stores, through live video and messaging, to provide a highly personalised experience online”.
If you think your retail tech credentials are up to scratch, you may have to think again. New data from finance firm Klarna reveals that UK shoppers want to integrate new technologies into their shopping experience.
British-American fashion designer Harris Reed is collaborating with finance company Klarna in a competition to find emerging fashion talent. The winner will get a “mentoring lunch with the revolutionary creator”.
Some shopping habits that developed during the pandemic have become firmly ingrained in consumers’ behaviour with a new study saying seven in 10 Britons are shopping more often on their mobile devices than pre-Covid.