25 MAR 2019
Reduce Passive Customer Churn with Authorization Optimization
Whether customers’ credit card information is saved on file with a subscription service or a retailer, declines may happen for several reasons. Recurring payment declines may result in passive customer churn. Learn more about passive churn and discover what your business can do to avoid it.
11 MAR 2019
Latin American Markets are open for business. Are you ready?
As global eCommerce retailers look to expand into the Latin American market, they face unique challenges across every border. Read on to learn about three of the biggest and most welcoming economies in Latin America.
22 JAN 2019
5 Trends for Digital Commerce in 2019
Thanks to its breadth and depth, First Data has deep insight into the ebbs and flow of digital commerce. To kick off 2019, we have compiled five key trends in digital payments that will shape the industry this year.
22 NOV 2017
How Big is Black Friday to UK Businesses?
Now an international phenomenon, Black Friday started in the USA – occurring the day after Thanksgiving Day. It’s also now expanded to encompass the following Monday, known as Cyber Monday.
04 AUG 2017
Unlocking eCommerce Growth: Solving the Payment Facilitator Challenge
Connectivity is now the very fabric of modern life—we learn, share, socialise, buy and virtually live online. In this hyperconnected world, eCommerce continues exponential global growth as nearly every aspect of the business world – in every vertical and in every place in the world – becomes increasingly digital. The demand from businesses and the consumers they serve for seamless, simple digital transaction experiences has created a transformative new role in the payments landscape: the payment facilitator.
26 OCT 2015
Cards and Payments: Innovation Designed Through Empathy
From consumers and retailers, to the banks that issue payment cards and process the transactions, download this exclusive white paper to learn how your organisation can succeed by taking advantage of truly customer-centric technology.
22 JUN 2015
Cards and Payments: Delivering the Digital Opportunity
The last decade has created new threats to banks and card issuers that exceed those of the past. The stars are aligning in such a way as to leave established banks and card issuers at risk of being left behind in the wake of new technology, new customers and a new era of competition.
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.