Amazon announced that it has struck a multi-billion-dollar deal to purchase MGM, the iconic film studio. High-end fashion retailer Nordstrom said that its digital transformation efforts saw its eCommerce sales climb last quarter. And in dining, superconnected consumers have a stronger appetite for digital ordering experiences and loyalty programs than other types of connected consumers. All this, Today in Data.
350: Approximate number of Nordstrom stores in the U.S. and Canada.
$166M: Nordstrom’s Q1 net loss, which accompanied sales of $2.9 billion.
48%: Share of superconnected consumers who would spend more on food orders if restaurants offered loyalty programs.
$8.45B: Amount for which Amazon will acquire MGM under a definitive merger agreement.
$2.4K: Average amount superconnected consumers spent on online QSR orders in the past year.