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Ecommerce ARCHIVE

What Merchants Need to Know About Affiliate Fraud  Oct 05, 2015 1:57 PM By Kirsty Tull

As with ecommerce in general, merchants who prioritize fraud prevention and detection will benefit the most from affiliate marketing relationships, while those who don’t do their research are putting their revenue stream, reputation and banking relationships at risk.

What Amazon Business Means for the Changing B2B Marketplace  Oct 05, 2015 10:57 AM By Chris Dalton

The launch of Amazon Business signifies Amazon’s second major move into the wholesale arena. A larger and improved version of the former AmazonSupply, the new site touts its success to encourage businesses to buy wholesale products from the site.

Fraud Is No Deterrent for Card-Not-Present (CNP) Shoppers  Oct 05, 2015 10:40 AM By Monica Eaton-Cardone

The parallel rise of fraud and spending doesn’t seem to add up upon first glance. As fraud increases throughout mobile and electronic commerce, some would think that spending throughout these channels would begin to decline. However, this is not the case.

Fighting Comp Sales for the Holidays  Oct 05, 2015 9:57 AM By Arthur

Holiday marketing campaigns appear to start earlier every year, both in-store and online, and it seems that the larger omnichannel retailers are leading the way this year.

7 Things Ecommerce Sites Must Do to Maintain a Good Reputation  Oct 05, 2015 9:36 AM By Jeremy Gin

While good online reputation management is important for all businesses, it is particularly critical for ecommerce business owners: their online reputation is indistinguishable from their brand.

3 Ways to Fight Cybercrime By Making Data Worthless to Thieves  Oct 02, 2015 1:56 PM By Mike O'Brien

The PCI Security Standard Council explains 3 ways that companies can fight cybercrime: chip-and-pin cards; tokenization; and point-to-point encryption.

Week in Review: Staples Won’t Open Doors on Thanksgiving Day  Oct 02, 2015 12:00 PM By MCM Staff

And the first Christmas shoe of the 2015 holiday season has dropped… Staples has announced will not be open on Thanksgiving Day. I mean, really, a retail store not open on Thanksgiving Day? That’s sacrilege! I’m kidding, of course. This whole phenomenon of retailers opening their doors on Thanksgiving Day so shoppers could beat the Black […]

Amazon Flex Pushes Into Uber, Postmates Territory  Oct 02, 2015 11:25 AM By Mike O'Brien

Amazon Flex pushes into Uber territory by tapping independent contractors to fulfill one- and two-hour orders for Prime members in 11 metro areas.

Tourneau Launches New Ecommerce Store  Oct 02, 2015 6:44 AM By MCM Staff

The site represents the culmination of Tourneau’s goal of bringing an innovative, omnichannel approach to the watch industry, a category that has traditionally been underserved in the ecommerce marketplace.

EMV and the 5 Things All Online Retailers Need to Know  Oct 01, 2015 2:48 PM By Liron Damri

With chip-and-pin card security being instituted in the U.S., experts predict ecommerce fraud will jump. Here are 5 things to help you deal with the issue.

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