10/24/2014 - 11:01am

Wow. What a month in the world of mobile payments.

10/22/2014 - 9:40am

Despite the impact of fast-moving competitors like Amazon and the power of today’s digitally savvy consumer, many retailers are still planning and managing their businesses based on traditional brick-and-mortar practices.

10/22/2014 - 9:28am

In Russia alone, stolen payment card information is a $680 million-per-year industry, according to Moscow-based security company Group IB. With that much money to be made, it’s no wonder cyber-attacks are so common. 

10/20/2014 - 3:46pm

The appointments of new chief executives of major brands always cause a stir, but Gap Inc.’s recent announcement that Art Peck would succeed Glenn Murphy hit Wall Street like a truck.

10/20/2014 - 11:40am

What do supermarkets have to gain from a price war? Judging from the battles that have been raging around the world of late, the answer is--nothing.

10/17/2014 - 2:33pm

Today’s convenience stores face growing pressure to evolve amid the ramped-up expectations of global consumers. 

10/17/2014 - 8:46am

Every year, retailers put fresh spins on evergreen holiday décor, remixing such classics as the Christmas tree and jack-o-lanterns to tempt seasonal shoppers. Though we have yet to see this year's big trend, it's probably safe to say it will not be the Christmas Turkey or Thanksgiving Skeleton.

10/15/2014 - 12:46pm

When most people are asked what the busiest holiday for retailers’ is they immediately cite the traditional holiday season. But most consumers don’t realize back-to-school shopping is the second biggest shopping season in the United States.

10/15/2014 - 9:50am

Plug and Play brings together retailers and start-ups who offer specific technology and expertise that can relieve merchants’ pain points.