Daily Retail Traffic Impact of Covid-19

We are reporting daily on the effects of Covid-19 on retail market by market. These reports are compiled from the realtime sales and payments through the Vend platform globally. We report on the previous 12 weeks – weeks start Monday (UTC)1

⚠️ Latest Update – 20 May 2020


πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ United States

🟧 A strong week, now up to ~75% of normal transaction levels.

πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Canada

🟧 Slow start to the week with a holiday but improving up to ~75% of normal transaction levels.

πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ United Kingdom

πŸŸ₯ Overall a slightly stronger week but still at around 45% of normal levels.

πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¦ South Africa

🟧 Improving this week, up to ~55% of regular transaction levels.

πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί Australia

🟧 Overall improving and at ~80% of regular transaction levels.

πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ New Zealand

🟧 Transactions steady at ~80% of regular levels.

πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡¬ Singapore

πŸŸ₯ Transactions steady at ~40% of regular levels.


  1. This may mean the first day of the week on the chart is a blend either side of UTC depending on your timezone.

About Vaughan Fergusson

Vaughan is the Founder of Vend. An entrepreneur and technologist, Vaughan's goal is to make retailers' lives easier. When he's not leading the team, Vaughan is working on his charitable foundation and raising his kids.