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Must ReadsDec 10, 2015 4:12 PM By MCM Staff
ThreatMetrix outlines four main themes to emerge next year: businesses shifting to digital, cybersecurity moving to the c-suite, the threat of cyberattacks becoming increasingly global and heightened fraud strategies putting digital identity intelligence front and center.
Must ReadsDec 10, 2015 2:39 PM By MCM Staff
Why wait until December 26? Throw the doors open on Christmas for returns and sales appears to be the message to retailers, particularly from millennials.
Must ReadsDec 02, 2015 8:51 AM By Tim Parry
Buy online, pick up in store… Seems pretty easy from the customer point of view, and seems pretty complicated from a retailer’s perspective. And during the holiday season, omnichannel shopping should be nerve-racking for everyone. But truth be told, my BOPIS experience over Cyber Weekend 2015 went pretty well, for the most part. Any glitches […]
Must ReadsDec 01, 2015 1:23 PM By Daniela Forte
Several major online retailers and pop star Demi Lovato generated a lot of buzz around Cyber Monday. See how Twitter played a role.
Must ReadsNov 30, 2015 10:46 AM By Ruth Arber
eMarketer estimates that US holiday retail sales in November and December 2015 will increase 5.7% year-over-year to $885.7 billion, with e-commerce accounting for 9.0%. Mobile will contribute to this growth as consumers become more comfortable purchasing on smartphones; in fact, mobile commerce sales are predicted to surge 32.2%. Many shoppers will rely on mobile access […]
Must ReadsNov 27, 2015 12:23 PM By Tim Parry
CEOs… If you’re going to talk the talk and tell America that your stores are going to be open on Thanksgiving Day, you better walk the walk as well.
Must ReadsNov 24, 2015 12:18 PM By Samara Anderson
Gen Z is the nation’s first to be born into the digital era and makes up America’s largest demographic group (25.9% of the population). They may not even be 21 years old yet, but this generation is already beginning to exhibit influence, consumption, and spending power.
Must ReadsNov 24, 2015 11:05 AM By Zeke Hamdani
Giving cash as a gift is still largely taboo. Most people view it as tacky — but consumers are still often faced with the daunting problem of having no idea what to get a friend, family member, or work colleague for the holidays. The numbers prove that gift cards have successfully filled this gap by […]
Must ReadsNov 24, 2015 10:34 AM By Kurt Heinemann
With people using their mobile devices for planning, showrooming, coupon cutting, and just about everything else, you’ll need to make your digital experiences as mobile centric as possible every step of the way if you want to claim your full share of Black Friday’s revenue opportunities.
Must ReadsNov 23, 2015 10:36 AM By Dennis Callaghan
By now, most retailers have finalized their e-commerce site code for the holiday shopping season and have completed testing to ensure fast, reliable end-user experiences that drive conversions. But, there are ways (and still time, though fleeting) for retailers to proactively protect themselves as much as possible, through the following three techniques.
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