Is Open Data the Secret to eCommerce Fraud Detection Success?
A merchant’s revenue stream is under constant attack from criminal activity, unauthorized transactions, illegitimate chargebacks, and other threats.
Different strategies are needed to address each of these hazards,
Accepting Cross-Border Sales: Tips for Balancing Risk vs. Reward
Cross-border eCommerce is growing fast, as are the risk factors associated with such transactions. With the right tools and practices in place, though, merchants can enjoy the benefits of global expansion while still protecting themselves against loss.
Ways Amazon Impacts Consumer Expectations & How Merchants Can Compete
There’s no use denying Amazon’s ongoing popularity in online retail. However, other merchants shouldn’t take that as discouragement—instead, they should see Amazon as pioneers,
5 Tips for Building a High-Converting Omnichannel Strategy
The phrase “omnichannel” is no longer a marketing and retail buzzword. It’s now a basic reality of conducting business in both brick-and-mortar and online settings.
Analyzing Consumer Buying Behavior in 11 Different Verticals
Buying behaviors and consumer expectations are impacted by a wide variety of factors. Perhaps the most telling characteristic of consumer engagement is the type of merchandise the shopper is looking for.
New EU Policy Has Legal and Financial Ramifications for US Businesses
The General Data Protection Regulation, recently approved by European Parliament, is the first global data protection policy. Officials claim the new regulations will “strengthen and unify data protection for individuals within the European Union”—but at what cost to service providers?
Things to Consider Before Engaging in Cross-Border eCommerce
Hundreds of millions of consumers around the world are turning to international eCommerce sellers for items not available through their local market. While that’s great news for cross-border retailers,
9 Data Security & Fraud Prevention Essentials for eCommerce Merchants
A single data security incident may result in a massive loss of revenue, as well as punitive non-compliance fees, but the worst part is the lasting reputational damage that can haunt the merchant for years.
IBM, Jaguar & Disney: Surprising Disruptors in Payments Technology
Society has come to expect brands like Amazon, Apple, Visa, and Mastercard to lead the charge in payments industry disruption. However, many other brands are revealing they can be just as dynamic and innovative,
Online Grocery Shopping Proves Omnichannel is Now Ubiquitous Demand
Grocery stores were, until recently, firmly locked in the brick-and-mortar environment. However, emerging consumer preferences prove even this industry must be just as agile as all the others—and embracing the idea of online grocery shopping is a must.