September 4, 2015

Marketers are largely not conscious of the full potential social images (such as Instagram posts) hold for their email marketing efforts.

May 8, 2015

Human error was the number one cause of data security incidents in 2014.

April 14, 2015

Cyberattacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated, but that many criminals still rely decades-old techniques such as phishing and hacking.

November 7, 2014

In addition to obtaining data from 56 million payment cards between April and Sept. 2014, hackers who infiltrated the network of The Home Depot Inc. also obtained the email addresses of 53 million customers.

April 15, 2014

Target’s massive data breach continues to reverberate in the headlines, but in reality it’s just one of countless attacks that affect the retail industry on a daily basis.

March 5, 2014

A new phishing scam is reportedly targeting Netflix customers and trying to obtain their financial and personal information.

February 13, 2014

A “phishing” attack using an email containing malware reportedly enabled hackers to gain access to Target’s computer network in 2013. According to the security blogger Brian Krebs, an employee at the HVAC vendor Fazio Mechanical in Sharpsburg, Penn. which includes Target among its clients, opened a fraudulent email that allowed hackers to enter Fazio’s network and take over a computer.

January 14, 2014

Target Corp. will invest $5 million in a multi-year campaign to educate consumers about cybersecurity and the dangers of phishing scams.

December 1, 2011

A report released by email and cross-channel marketing solution provider Responsys found that promotional email marketing volume during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend hit an all-time high, helping to drive significant increases in online sales.

December 14, 2010

A report Monday by Associated Press said that Walgreen Co., McDonald's and Twitter each reported unrelated security breaches, involving customer e-mail addresses and other private information.

August 9, 2010

Specialty bike retailer Performance Bicycle said Tuesday it has appointed John Buleza as VP direct...

July 21, 2010

Retail marketers have long feared their e-mail messages being considered as spam. But who decides...

July 20, 2010

A report released Wednesday by cross-channel solutions provider CrossView found that e-mail is a more...

March 17, 2010

Still reeling from the double hit of the May 2009 postal rate increases and the recession, brick-and-mortar merchants are looking for new ways to save money and market to their customers.

August 31, 2008

Retailers love e-mail blasts because they are a cheap way to reach online shoppers...

April 30, 2008

Approximately 70% of consumers’ final purchase decisions are made in-store, and more specifically, at the...

January 31, 2008

When New York City-based Gristedes Supermarkets added an online arm to its traditional supermarket...