Retail Trends: Global Payment Methods in Retail

Retail Trends: Global Payment Methods in Retail


New innovative payment methods are evolving at a rapid pace with new providers, technologies, and payment platforms emerging quickly. Consumers are looking out for convenience and omni-payment options which enable them to pay with the same method whether buying in-store, online or via a mobile device. This shift demands retailers to opt for fast, simple and secure payment methods.


  • Convenience is the major driving factor for innovative payment methods
  • Cash remains the preferred mode of consumer payments followed by payment cards
  • Usage of cash is declining gradually with rise in electronic payments
  • Retailers are adopting smarter payment options to offer enhanced security
  • Contactless payments overtaking traditional payment methods
  • Self-checkout stores gain traction
  • Mobile payment apps provide consumers with new ways to exchange money
  • Increasing adoption of smart phones is propelling the growth of m-commerce
Reasons to buy
  • This report briefs about the key payment methods widely in acceptance in the retail industry, payment trends and innovations

Payment methods in the retail industry
Payment trends & innovations
M-commerce in the retail industry
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