Grocery delivery companies such as Instacart experienced heightened demand during the pandemic. Here's how Instacart's quarterly sales growth has fared nationwide and in major metro areas.
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE: DKS) knocked it out of the park in the fourth quarter of 2021, reporting another earnings beat. Consumer transaction data shows that most sales for the sports retailer over the past several years have continued to originate from in-store purchases, rather than a shift to ecommerce.
Consumer transaction data reveals that so far in 2022, average transaction values for Dollar Tree, Inc (NASDAQ: DLTR) have been elevated, continuing its trend of increasing transaction values during the pandemic. However, as Bloomberg Second Measure's data shows, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) continues to have a larger dollar store market share compared to Dollar Tree, Inc, as Dollar General’s customers buy more frequently and spend more per visit.
Domino’s (NYSE: DPZ) is still the big cheese when it comes to national pizza chain market share, but Papa John’s (NASDAQ: PZZA) has experienced the most sales growth among major pizza companies since 2019.
The dog-walking platform Wag announced in February 2022 that it is planning its public debut via a SPAC deal. Its main rival, Rover (NASDAQ: ROVR), went public in August 2021, also through a SPAC merger. But pandemic recovery has differed for these two canine care companies.