16 APR 2015
Enhancing eCommerce Profitability: Leverage Your Business Intelligence
One important advantage that online businesses have over traditional brick-and-mortar stores is the ability to collect detailed information about what customers do when they visit the Web site.
02 APR 2015
Enhancing eCommerce Profitability: Protect Your Bottom Line
Online fraud collectively costs merchants billions of dollars each year. In addition, the back-office and personnel costs associated with managing online fraud continue to grow. High fraud rates on international online transactions have not declined, either.
26 MAR 2015
eCommerce Profitability: Offer More Consumers More Ways to Pay
Payment options can be a key factor in where a consumer decides to shop online. How do online shoppers pay at checkout? What changes are occurring in their payment preferences?
19 MAR 2015
Keys to Successful International eCommerce
Over the past decade, the world has increasingly become a global marketplace. Consumers around the globe have access to products that in the past would have been available only locally or regionally.
12 MAR 2015
Simple Strategies for Enhancing eCommerce Profitability
As the eCommerce channel continues to grow across geographies and vertical markets, it will comprise a larger and larger share of total retail sales. Forrester Research forecasts a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.5% between 2013 and 2018 for U.S. eCommerce. By 2018, Forrester expects that online sales will reach $414 billion, and account for 11% of total U.S. retail sales.
30 OCT 2014
The ABCs of EMV
22 OCT 2014
Cards and Payments: Seeing Past the Hi-Tech Hype
Today, customers are immersing themselves in the digital world and have embraced online and mobile innovations to empower themselves whether they’re shopping for a car or searching for a restaurant. When it comes to managing their money, they expect the same enhanced experience.
15 SEP 2014
Better Defense Strategy is Essential for Asia Pacific Cyber Preparedness
The costs, volume, and sophistication of cyber-attacks are growing exponentially, and this trend is predicted to continue indefinitely. The Asia Pacific region is highly susceptible to such attacks, and the region is two times more likely to be targeted by advanced cyber-attacks than the rest of the world.
09 SEP 2014
What You Can Do to Prevent a Payment Card Data Breach
Is data security low on your list of priorities for your business? It shouldn’t be. A breach of payment card information is a serious situation that can not only cost your business tens of thousands of dollars, it can also impact your business in variety of ways that can be difficult to recover from.
20 AUG 2014
Payment Card Data Breaches: What You Need to Know About Your Risk and Liability
Every day, businesses like yours experience a data breach. It can be as simple as a stolen receipt from a trash can, or as sophisticated as a ring of cyber-criminals hacking into computer systems. It happens more frequently than most business owners realize.
12 AUG 2014
Planes, Trains, Automobiles…and the Strongest Retail Growth in a Year
Consumers were on the go in July, turning to planes, trains and automobiles as summer vacation travel led strong spending during the month, while those who opted for ‘staycations’ increased spending in home-related categories.
17 JUL 2014
Data Breach: Non-Monetary Damages are Painful
If your small business is unlucky enough to be the victim of a payment data breach, the out-of-pocket expenses resulting from a data breach are just the start.