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Category: E-payment & Data Security


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

How to reduce friction at checkout with alternative payments

May 10, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Despite the fast-paced growth in online retail sales, checkout conversions and cart abandonment are still a huge problem for many retailers—particularly on mobile, where conversion rates are around half of those on desktop. While consumers spend more than half their […]


E-payment & Data Security, Retail Trends, Tech

Frictionless payment, 2018 style: It’s all about social

May 7, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

In today’s world, a sustainable payment infrastructure is a frictionless one. In Mobile Commerce 1.0, that meant consumers could make purchases on their phones anytime; now we’re well into Mobile Commerce 2.0 – in which we can pay for real-world […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Instagram tests in-app payment feature

May 4, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Instagram’s test of native payments is the latest step in the app’s advancement toward e-commerce. Brands and social influencers already post photos of products on the site, making the mobile app a key way for consumers to discover new products. […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Report: Amazon will incentivize retailers to adopt payment system

May 3, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

While Amazon hasn’t confirmed that it’s testing a program to incentivize retailers’ use of Amazon Pay, the initiative is a threat to companies like PayPal and Square that collect fees for the transactions they process on their payment platforms. The […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Walmart files patents for expanded blockchain use

April 23, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Walmart is getting closer to the possible implementation of blockchain technology for payment processing and beyond. While these patents do not point to a creation of a Walmart cryptocurrency, the company is looking to maximize the potential of blockchain, meaning […]


E-payment & Data Security, Suppliers, Tech

Food & Beverage Ecommerce: How Online Shopping Impacts The Supply Chain

February 26, 2018

Via: SCMR Editorial

Ediitor’s Note: Victoria Greene is a brand marketing consultant and freelance writer. She has her own blog at VictoriaEcommerce offering advice to businesses looking to expand to new, online markets. By the end of 2018, experts predict that online food […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Cyber Resilience, Retail And The Role Of Technology

February 2, 2018

Via: The Retail TouchPoints Blog

If 2017 is to be remembered for anything it will surely be the dramatic increase of data breaches and cyberattacks reported in the media. We all know cyber criminals are using increasingly sophisticated techniques to gain access to company networks, […]


E-payment & Data Security, Retail Trends, Tech

Over 75% of customers want to shop through their TV

December 22, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

T-commerce is actually something consumers can already engage in, to some extent, if they own a smart TV. Such Internet-connected TVs have allowed a degree of app-based or online purchasing via the TV remote, and TV-enhancing platforms like Amazon’s Fire […]


E-payment & Data Security, Retail Trends, Tech

Only 8% of retailers have ‘mastered’ omnichannel

December 20, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

The good news is that omnichannel is way ahead of where it was about four years ago, when fewer than 50% of retailers were pursuing omnichannel strategies, according to Brightpearl. On top of that, 87% now agree that omnichannel is […]


E-payment & Data Security, Retail Trends, Tech

Online holiday spend could break $100B

December 8, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

When contemplating their holiday shopping back in October, more than half of U.S. consumers thought they’d be using their phones to get things done, according to earlier research from Deloitte, though some of that includes using their mobile wallets to […]