Video Interview: Inflation To Impact, But Not Reduce, Holiday Spending [Survey]

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Jennifer LaForge, GM, Rakuten Canada, discusses the impact rising costs and inflation will have on holiday spending this year.

LaForge talks about the importance of sales and promotions such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the circular economy, loyalty and cash back programs, and the popularity of gift cards.

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Mario Toneguzzi
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Mario Toneguzzi, based in Calgary, has more than 40 years experience as a daily newspaper writer, columnist, and editor. He worked for 35 years at the Calgary Herald covering sports, crime, politics, health, faith, city and breaking news, and business. He is the Senior News Editor with Retail Insider in addition to working as a freelance writer and consultant in communications and media relations/training. Mario was named as a RETHINK Retail Top Retail Expert in 2024.

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