Tag: e-payment

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Op-Ed: Congress must address organized retail crime at Big Tech hearing

July 29, 2020


As the nation navigates the new normal, retailers continue to safely serve our communities across the country. But retailers are confronting an economy that has undergone major shifts during the course of the pandemic, as consumers continue to buy items […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Visa will pay some merchants to go cashless

July 17, 2017

Via: Chain Store Age

Visa Inc. is doing its best to usher in the cashless future. The credit card giant has announced a new initiative, called the Visa Cashless Challenge, which will incentivize small merchants to move away from cash payments. Using an application-based […]

E-payment & Data Security, Others

Mobile experiences not measuring up

July 18, 2016

Via: FierceRetail

Mobile is a top priority, or should be, for retailers today. From apps to responsive or adaptive websites, merchants are working hard to reach shoppers on their device of choice: the smartphone. But many aren’t measuring up, according to a […]

E-payment & Data Security

Get ready for a close-up: Amazon is working on facial recognition to enhance payment security

March 16, 2016

Via: Internet Retailer

Amazon Technologies is seeking to patent a process that uses live images to authenticate buyers. Passwords be gone! Inc., through its Amazon Technologies subsidiary, is working on facial recognition technology that may make committing fraud tougher. The U.S. Patent […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Three ways mobile payment is changing

February 29, 2016

Via: Retailing Today

Although mobile payment is still very much an emerging technology, the next stage of its evolution is occurring. The introduction of Apple Pay is September 2014 could be said to be mobile payment’s introduction as a mainstream technology, and the […]

E-payment & Data Security, Point of Purchase

MasterCard embeds payment in devices

January 7, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Having just inked a deal to serve as a mobile and online payment platform for Walmart, MasterCard is looking to devices to widen its range in the digital payment space and has even launched a new grocery initiative. First, MasterCard […]

E-payment & Data Security, Point of Purchase

Multiple checkpoints help e-retailers spot fraud while quickly filling orders

November 12, 2015

Via: Internet Retailer

Fraud detection provider tracks each page of retailers’ e-commerce sites to spot potential theft. The operator of wanted to fulfill orders faster, but without compromising its ability to weed out criminals. When parent Blackhawk Networks, a third-party provider of […]