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E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal ties up with Bold Commerce

January 25, 2023

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced it is partnering with ecommerce tech company Bold Commerce. PayPal is working with Bold Commerce to bring payments and commerce together as the fintech company moves into the growing headless commerce market. “Payment choice and flexibility have […]


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Amazon expands Stripe partnership to enhance online payments

January 24, 2023

Via: Charged

Amazon is expanding its partnership with Stripe, deepening the two companies’ long-standing relationship. Under the new agreement, Stripe will become a strategic payments partner for Amazon in the US, Europe, and Canada, processing a significant portion of Amazon’s total payments […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Four Ways Hackers are Outsmarting Retail Cybersecurity

January 19, 2023

Via: Retail TouchPoints

Cybercriminals are constantly evolving their tools and tactics for breaching corporate networks. As retailers get better at protecting their networks from traditional cyberattacks, hackers are adapting to this challenge by finding new security weaknesses, updating old tricks and exploiting new […]


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2023: Ring in Retail Profits by Stopping Automated Threats

January 3, 2023

Via: Retail TouchPoints

With shrinking margins, economic uncertainty, and growing cyber risks from automated threats, retailers face continued challenges in 2023. Becoming proficient at navigating these obstacles is key to protecting retail profits. This article reveals effective strategies to safeguard brands’ customers, reputation […]


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The Ongoing Battle to Protect Consumer Payment Card Data

December 30, 2022

Via: Retail TouchPoints

Buying goods online is second nature to most of us. Using our payment card whilst we shop online rarely gives us pause, and the many millions who buy online generally trust the system. However, the recent busy shopping season means […]


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New Look partners with digital payments firm Primer

December 14, 2022

Via: Charged

Fashion retailer New Look has partnered with digital payments firm Primer, to enhance its ecommerce operations. Founded by alums of Braintree and PayPal, the payments company provides a drag and drop framework for merchants to build online payment stacks. The […]


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Card payments soared to 90% of retail transactions in 2021

December 9, 2022

Via: Charged

Card payments soared to 90% of total retail spending in 2021, with 82% of transactions on either on debit or credit card, up from 75% of transactions in 2020, according to the latest annual Payments Survey from the British Retail […]


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Amazon may reach EU antitrust settlement by end of year

November 28, 2022

Via: Charged

Amazon may be able to end two EU antitrust investigations by the end of the year, after changing concessions to tackle concerns over its use of sellers’ data, Reuters reports. By settling the EU investigations, the ecommerce giant will avoid […]


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Expedia partners with BNPL provider Afterpay

November 22, 2022

Via: Charged

Online travel company Expedia has partnered with buy now pay later solution Afterpay, offering its customers the chance to spread the cost of payments. Travelers booking flights and hotels from Expedia in a co-branded feature in the Afterpay app can […]


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Retail sector is ‘woefully underprepared’ for Black Friday cyber attacks

November 10, 2022

Via: Charged

New research from global Coalfire Coalfire has found that retail is one of the worst-performing sectors when it comes to defending against cyberattacks. The analysis comes just as retailers across the UK are gearing up for the vital Christmas trading […]


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Is transactional data the key to understanding retail customer behavior?

November 9, 2022

Via: RetailWire

Presented here for discussion is a summary of a current article published with permission from [email protected], the online research and business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. “The Customer-Base Audit,” co-authored by Wharton marketing professor […]


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Consumers turning to financial tools to deal with cost-of-living pressures

October 31, 2022

Via: Charged

A large proportion of consumers are turning to financial tools including credit cards and overdrafts to deal with the ongoing cost-of-living crisis, according to a report from banking platform Yapily. The research reveals that almost nine in 10 shoppers have […]


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Will Amazon cash in on the P2P payment market?

October 27, 2022

Via: RetailWire

Amazon on Tuesday said that it is adding the Venmo peer-to-peer (P2P) payment service to the options it provides shoppers purchasing goods from its platform. The company is currently rolling the Venmo option out with plans to make it available […]


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Data Privacy and Ad Tracking: The Real-World Implications for Businesses

October 25, 2022

Via: Retail TouchPoints

The world has gone digital, and as a result, global concern regarding data privacy has skyrocketed. Consumer-facing media platforms have historically profited from ad revenue, the success of which has been fueled by the insights derived from accessing and analyzing […]


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Online Safety Bill is a ‘mess’ says human rights lawyer

October 7, 2022

Via: Charged

The Online Safety Bill in its current form is a “mess” and needs a “total rewrite”, according to a leading digital human rights lawyer. Dr Susie Alegre has warned that the proposed internet safety laws – which are due to […]


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EU claims Shopify will improve its platform to make shopping safer online

October 7, 2022

Via: Charged

The European Commission has said on Friday that Canadian ecommerce giant Shopify has committed to putting improvements in place in order to make shopping safer for customers online, according to a statement. It committed to changing the design of its […]


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Farfetch to start offering cryptocurrency payments

October 6, 2022

Via: Charged

Farfetch has announced it will offer customers the chance to purchase items on its marketplace with cryptocurrency in 37 countries. The luxury fashion platform said it will initially accept six cryptocurrencies which include Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), USD Coin (USDC), […]


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Gen Z at highest risk from BNPL identity fraud 

September 30, 2022

Via: Charged

Gen Z consumers are disproportionately impacted by the pitfalls of buy now pay later (BNPL), particularly cases of identity fraud, according to a new report by GBG. The research reveals that 19% of UK Gen Z consumers, aged 18-to-24-year-olds, have […]


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What Small Businesses Should Know Before Taking Payments Online

September 23, 2022

Via: Lightspeed

Small businesses just like yours are taking the plunge into ecommerce every day, by setting up simple online shops. If you’ve decided to make a push into online retail too, then figuring out how best to take online payments will […]


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Card payment expenditure climbs to over $42tn in 2021

September 20, 2022

Via: Charged

Card payment expenditure climbed over $42 trillion in 2021, marking a 23% rise, according to RBR. The rise came off the back of the world’s recovery from the effects of the pandemic, which had initially led to a fall in […]