08/21/2014 - 10:37am

Retailers working to improve their security posture have a new threat to consider: Backoff malware.

08/19/2014 - 9:21am

Four-in-five consumers are turning to search engines to find information about local businesses, products and services. Those local searchers are turning into customers at a high rate.

08/13/2014 - 12:08pm

According to a survey of consumers conducted by Retail Systems Research, nearly 20% of shoppers will dump their carts if the check out line at the register is too long.

08/11/2014 - 9:29am

What are you currently doing about unredeemed balances on your company’s gift cards? Are these amounts being tracked, reported and paid over to your state of incorporation? If the answer to these questions is no, you could be at risk for significant liability, depending on the outcome of a case currently pending in Delaware.

08/07/2014 - 3:36pm

Any retailer that takes payments at the point-of-sale in a brick-and-mortar store will most likely recognize the term EMV, which stands for Europay, MasterCard and Visa.

08/04/2014 - 11:34am

Retailers often have trouble balancing their overall promotions plan with offers and discounts for their loyalty program.

07/30/2014 - 9:42am

In the early days of e-commerce, internet shopping was supposed to spell the demise of the physical store. Pure play online retailers would sweep all before them, rendering the retail store a historical curiosity.

07/28/2014 - 11:38am

The retail sector has been targeted and damaged by high-profile cyber security incursions, resulting in a loss of customer confidence and a move by retailers to upgrade security measures in the constant battle against criminal hackers.