Can merchants do enough to protect customers this holiday season?

  • November 21, 2014
We're a year removed from the Target breach that rocked the retail industry over the 2013 holiday shopping season, and as this year's busiest time approaches, it's important for merchants to ensure …

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Are you prepared for Small Business Saturday?

  • November 13, 2014

Black Friday and Cyber Monday get all of the attention, but they aren't the only two shopping events that take place in the first few days after Thanksgiving. While major retailers like Walmart and …

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Report: 58 percent of holiday shoppers will pay with their mobile device

  • November 13, 2014

This may be the first true mobile holiday shopping season. While we've already examined some of the trends leading into the biggest season of the year for retailers, as the holiday season quickly …

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How will Apple Pay and CurrentC work together?

  • November 10, 2014

Apple Pay has been available for about three weeks now, and adoption is rising among both retailers and consumers. While the list of retailers currently accepting Apple Pay is well known by most in …

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Why a tablet POS system might help you survive the holiday season

  • November 10, 2014

You've probably begun to think about the logistics of managing the holiday rush at your retail store. Not only do you have to worry about having enough inventory to fulfill your customers' requests …

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How do consumers feel about shopping at breached retailers this holiday season?

  • November 05, 2014

This upcoming holiday shopping season will be the culmination of what was a tumultuous year in the retail security industry. Starting shortly after last Thanksgiving at Target, a number of big- …

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Should you buy or lease your POS equipment?

  • November 02, 2014

Leasing is a popular practice in many areas of business. It's often a cheaper alternative to buying something outright and, if the leased item in question is technology-based, it may allow you to …

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How will Apple Pay work with EMV?

  • October 29, 2014

Apple Pay has been out for a little more than a week now. Thus far, a number of merchants have adopted the service, with varying results. And while user adoption will take time, there is a …

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Dairy Queen attacked by vicious malware

  • October 29, 2014
Ever since Target was crippled by a high-profile card data breach, all eyes have been turned to the IT security of major retail-level stores. Dairy Queen recently announced that it had also been …

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Security a major point of focus this holiday season

  • October 29, 2014

Halloween is Friday, which means by this time next week, we'll be well into November, Thanksgiving will only be a few weeks away and the holiday shopping season will be looming just around the …

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