Exclusives & Analysis

09/17/2014 - 10:35am

Lately you can't turn on the television or pick up the newspaper without seeing a story about Millennials, also known as Generation Y. People are endlessly fascinated by their traits, values, work habits and shopping patterns. Why all of this focus on the group of people born between the early 1980's and 2000's?

09/15/2014 - 11:14am

Commercial drones may be more practical and make the reality of a national infrastructure for same-day deliveries more possible for retailers.

09/10/2014 - 11:19am

The year 2013 was a wake-up call for retailers with regards to national data breaches, with frequency jumping 62% from 2012 to 2013. Eight chart-topping breaches exposed information totaling just over 10 million people last year, as opposed to one single breach of that size the year before.

09/08/2014 - 10:50am

Fashion retailers want to make accurate inventory information available in order to enable reserving the correct item at another store, or shipping it directly to the customer’s home.

09/03/2014 - 11:12am

My experience in cyber security tells me that the retail sector probably represents the most fertile ground for cyber criminals.

09/02/2014 - 7:47am

We are in the midst of the cloud revolution, and another new era in productivity will once again push forward what we consider a standard toolbox.

08/25/2014 - 9:07am

As payment and POS technology continues to evolve ever more rapidly, it is more critical than ever to make sure that your POS equipment is up-to-date.

08/21/2014 - 10:37am

Retailers working to improve their security posture have a new threat to consider: Backoff malware.

08/19/2014 - 9:21am

Four-in-five consumers are turning to search engines to find information about local businesses, products and services. Those local searchers are turning into customers at a high rate.