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Accenture: Retailers struggle to deliver multi-channel shopping experience

Retailers are struggling to meet customers' multi-channel buying expectations, according to research from consulting firm Accenture and SAP business software subsidiary hybris. » zum Artikel

Isis CTO accuses retailers of turning off NFC and smartcard payment tech

Efforts to push mobile payments using NFC-ready smartphones have gone through a series of fits and starts in the past three years in the U.S., but have had little affect on how Americans make purchases. » zum Artikel

U.S. retailers insist on PIN requirement in smartcard rules

U.S. retailers are digging in their heels over their need for PIN authentication for Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV) smartcard use here. » zum Artikel

Computer retailer Penta Group cops Spam Act warning

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has given a formal warning to Sydney-based computer and electronics retailer Penta Group for sending seven marketing emails that did not comply with the Spam Act. » zum Artikel

Target CIO Resignation Puts Retail CIOs on Alert

Target CIO Beth Jacob has apparently fallen on her sword in the wake of the massive security breach in mid-December that compromised 40 million debit and credit cards and swept national headlines. Her resignation was rendered this week effective immediately. » zum Artikel

Cloud-based Ecommerce Platforms Give Retailers Global Flexibility

In 2012, French cosmetics company Clarins launched an e-commerce site in China, aiming to grow its global revenue in an expanding Chinese consumer market. Before, the company had sold its lotions and potions in China through other outlets. » zum Artikel

Ruckus targets retail with Wi-Fi analytics

Tracking and analysing Wi-Fi activity just got much more sophisticated thanks to the latest release from Ruckus Wireless. » zum Artikel

Sparzwänge behindern Retail-CIOs

Sparzwänge behindern Retail-CIOs (Foto: MEV Verlag)
Eine Forrester-Studie beleuchtet die Rolle des CIO im Handel. » zum Artikel
  • Karin Quack

More retailers, and ballparks, take a swing at location-based data

A growing number of brick-and-mortar businesses, eager to learn more about what goes on inside their walls, are turning to new technology to gather data from people's mobile phones. » zum Artikel

Windows XP support cutoff poses data breach risk for retailers

Due to incorrect information provided by Symantec, the story, "Windows XP support cutoff poses data breach risk for retailers," posted to the wire on Tuesday, contained an error describing the end of Microsoft's support for Windows XP embedded systems. » zum Artikel

Windows XP support cutoff poses data breach risk for retailers

Retailers will face an increased risk of data breaches after Microsoft ends support for Windows XP, a version of which powers the majority of modern cash registers, security vendor Symantec warned in a report published Monday. » zum Artikel

Tor-enabled malware stole credit card data from PoS systems at dozens of retailers

Payment card data was stolen during the past three months from several dozen retailers that had their point-of-sale systems infected with a memory-scraping malware program called ChewBacca. » zum Artikel

Urban Outfitters selects TXT for end-to-end retail planning

Urban Outfitters has selected TXT MAPLE LAKE to underpin its end-to-end retail planning across all regions, brands and channels. » zum Artikel

US retailers warned by FBI of further POS malware attacks

Retailers in the US have been warned by the FBI to prepare for further cyber attacks, according to Reuters. » zum Artikel

Retailer data breach trend not likely to end soon

Three major retail chains have recently admitted being victims of massive data breaches that compromised sensitive data from over 100 million customers. Sadly, though, Target, Nieman-Marcus, and Michael's are just the beginning of a trend that isn't likely to fade away any time soon. » zum Artikel

Retail CIOs Look to Break Online and Offline Shopping Barriers

CIOs at retail operations are expressing strong interest in consolidating their far-flung and often siloed IT systems in response to the dissolving barriers between the online and in-store shopping experience, according to a new survey from the National Retail Federation and Demandware, a retail technology provider. » zum Artikel

Target-like attack unlikely against small retailers

Traditional security defenses that would have failed against sophisticated attacks like the one against Target are still necessary in protecting small businesses, experts say. » zum Artikel

Mobility will continue to force retailers to evolve: Salmat

The rapid take up of new technologies by Australians is an encouraging trend, according to Salmat Digital. » zum Artikel

Six more US retailers hit by Target-like hacks, security firm says

Cybercriminals have stolen payment card data from six more U.S. retailers using similar point-of-sale malware that compromised Target, a computer crime intelligence company said Friday. » zum Artikel

European retailers outstrip US counterparts in big data predictive analytics

Big data analytics adoption among European mid-market retailers is "more advanced" than their US counterparts. » zum Artikel

Retailers must 'smarten up' about effects of online shopping

As online shopping continues to proliferate, an engineers' body has warned that delivery logistics ought to smarten up. » zum Artikel

Major attacks on retailers cast spotlight on higher-security cards

Network breaches that occurred at Target, Neiman Marcus and other popular U.S. retailers over the holiday shopping season has turned the spotlight on the use of higher-security debit and credit cards. » zum Artikel

Second wave of online growth hits Australian retailers

Australian retailers are maintaining their share of the online shopping pie as the second wave of growth sweeps the country. » zum Artikel

E-retailers look to bricks and clicks to boost sales in 2014

SME e-retailers in the UK are planning to expand into physical stores during 2014 as online competition for sales grows, according to an annual survey by Royal Mail. » zum Artikel

Major US retailer plans to accept Bitcoin

US retailer Overstock plans to become one of the first major businesses to accept virtual currency Bitcoin. » zum Artikel

eBay sellers scalp Mac Pro cylinders for nearly double retail price

A pair of eBay profiteers are trying to cash in on the shortages of Apple's new Vader-esque Mac Pro desktop computer by pricing their machines at nearly double the retail value. » zum Artikel

In 2014, more retailers might know how you shop

You thought you were shopping for family and friends this holiday season, but in doing so you may have also given a nice present to retailers: your data. » zum Artikel

MYOB announces partnership with Retail Zoo

Retail Zoo has adopted MYOB software for use in its three subsidiaries, Boost Juice, Salsa's Fresh Mex and Cibo Espresso. » zum Artikel

NBN Co should stick to network construction, not retail services: iiNet

Although it supports the NBN Co's Strategic Review of the National Broadband Network, acting CEO, David Buckingham, said it needs to take a step back from the retail services space. » zum Artikel

Microsoft ends Windows 7 retail sales

Microsoft has quietly ended retail sales of Windows 7, according to a notice on its website. » zum Artikel


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Retailers are struggling to meet customers' multi-channel buying expectations, according to research from consulting firm Accenture and SAP business software subsidiary hybris.
Efforts to push mobile payments using NFC-ready smartphones have gone through a series of fits and starts in the past three years in the U.S., but have had little affect on how Americans make purchases.
U.S. retailers are digging in their heels over their need for PIN authentication for Europay MasterCard Visa (EMV) smartcard use here.