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Category: E-payment & Data Security


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

How to Stop Fraud in the New Normal

December 17, 2020

Via: Retail TouchPoints

We’re past the crisis stage this year. Or at least we’re past the point of still thinking about the situation as a crisis. It’s now the new normal. Dealing with the immediate consequences of COVID-19 was extremely challenging for many […]


E-payment & Data Security, FMCG products, Retail Types, Tech

7-Eleven unveils mobile wallet to enable contactless payments

December 8, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Given this unprecedented pandemic, 7-Eleven created its mobile wallet to give customers a convenient, contactless way to pay, 7‑Eleven president and CEO Joe DePinto, said in a statement. It was also important to bring customers who use cash into the […]


E-commerce, E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Tech

JD.com becomes first online platform to accept digital yuan

December 7, 2020

Via: Charged

Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com Inc on Saturday announced it had become the country’s first platform to accept Beijing’s digital yuan. The company’s finch arm JD Digits will accept Beijing’s homegrown digitals currency as payments for some products on its online […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Five Cybersecurity Tips for Retailers Bracing for Cyber Monday 2020

November 24, 2020

Via: Retail TouchPoints

Cyber Monday is a critical online event for retailers. Last year, research conducted by Adobe Analytics found that Cyber Monday brought in $9.4 billion in sales, including $3 billion from mobile customers alone. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic leaving many […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal on track to process $1 trillion in payments this year

November 3, 2020

Via: Charged

PayPal Holdings Inc. on Monday announced it had beat Wall Street estimates for its third quarter revenue and profits, thanks to a surge in digital payments. The online payment specialist processed a total of $247 billion in payments in the […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

H&M fined €35m after collecting employees’ private data in “intensive encroachment” of civil rights

October 2, 2020

Via: Charged

H&M has been fined over €35 million for breaching EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) laws in a landmark ruling. The Swedish fashion retailer has incurred the largest fine ever to be levied against a single company over GDPR violations […]


E-commerce, E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Tech

Over 100 Shopify merchants’ data stolen by “rogue members” of its support team

September 23, 2020

Via: Charged

Shopify is working with the FBI after “rogue members” of its support team stole data from over 100 of its merchants leading hackers to acquire customer details. According to Shopify it has now terminated two employees’ access to its network […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Coronavirus caused demand for cash to divebomb 71% as shift towards digital payments accelerates

September 18, 2020

Via: Charged

Cash usage has dropped by around 30 per cent over the last decade and is expected to be used in just 10 per cent of transactions by 2028. According to a new report from the National Audit Office (NAO) on […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal launches ‘buy now, pay later’ scheme in major challenge to Klarna

September 1, 2020

Via: Charged

PayPal has launched its own “buy now, pay later” (BNPL) scheme in a major challenge to market leaders like Klarna and Afterpay. ‘Pay in 4’ will be freely available to all merchants who accept PayPal as a payments option, which […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Kroger is giving Apple Pay and Google Pay a test run

August 11, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

Kroger has been promoting its Kroger Pay program during the pandemic, and likely hoped that would suffice for customers rather than bringing on the third-party payment systems it has resisted up until now. Walmart has taken a similar approach with […]