09/25/2015 - 10:06am

As of Oct. 1, retailers who do not comply with the Europay, Mastercard, Visa (EMV) security standard that relies on embedded chips in payment cards face a shift in card fraud liability.

09/18/2015 - 11:21am

Increasingly, retailers are turning to third-party accelerators and to internal innovation labs, to stay on top of the latest and greatest technology developments — here are reaons it’s a good idea.

09/14/2015 - 9:28am

This year’s annual fall Apple event did not offer retailers anything quite as dramatic as last year’s introduction of Apple Pay and Apple Watch.

09/04/2015 - 2:25pm

I have realized there are a few unique millennial social trends which reflect specific generational consumer attributes.

08/31/2015 - 3:09pm

Retailers invest in a variety of systems to track a wide range of supply chain and sourcing activities, but often overlook the need for technology to track ethical sourcing.

08/17/2015 - 9:51am

Buoyed by constant customer connectivity, consumer product firms are gaining a much clearer and timelier picture of their end customers, and also directly engaging them near or in real time.

08/04/2015 - 9:50am

Retail is becoming an increasingly hot market for hosted cloud computing providers. Some of those providers, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Aliyun cloud division of Alibaba, are operated by retailers.

07/24/2015 - 10:02am

Data security has been a hot topic in the world of retail IT lately. Based on some recent retail data security-related news items, I have compiled a list of two don’ts and one do when it comes to securing your data.

07/20/2015 - 1:05pm

Let’s review three initial lessons the retail industry can learn from what some observers called the “summer Black Friday.”