September 24, 2015

Express is making payment and participation in its loyalty program easier to accomplish from a mobile device.

September 21, 2015

In the 1970s, Saturday Night Live had a cast of comedians that were called the “Not Ready for Prime Time Players”. In 2015, U.S. retailers have a cast of customers that could be called the “Not Ready for EMV Payers.”

September 17, 2015

Macy’s Inc. is getting in touch with a new omnichannel payment option.

September 17, 2015

While the financial industry is supporting the use of chip-and-signature cards to meet the upcoming Oct. 1 EMV mandate, consumers are less convinced.

September 15, 2015

According to CNBC, PayPal has quietly begun partnering with online gambling sites to accept PayPal funds for payment.

September 11, 2015

Apple Pay has a new rival, and it’s a formidable one.  

September 11, 2015

GameStop, which has long been known as an innovative company, has become one of the first major retailers to accept Google's new mobile payment system.

August 31, 2015

The holiday season is rapidly approaching. For years, gift cards have remained the most requested gifts in America but with the billions of dollars worth of gift cards that will be sold this holiday season, not all will be used. That’s because gifters aren’t always spot on with their purchases and if the card isn’t a match for the consumer it may go unused, a lose-lose for all parties involved.

August 13, 2015

PayPal has revised its disclosure practices for material information in a way that could serve as a blueprint for retailers in the wake of a major insider trading bust that took down 32 hackers and brokers who allegedly reaped $100 million during a five year scheme to steal press releases.

August 11, 2015

Rite Aid is finally moving to embrace a mobile-first strategy by making a major announcement about paymants.

July 30, 2015

Best Buy is taking another leap forward in its quest to make shopping across platforms as easy as possible for consumers.

July 16, 2015

eBay is selling its enterprise business as it continues streamline operations in anticipation of its separation from PayPal Holdings Inc. on Friday.

July 13, 2015

Despite all the hype surrounding Apple Pay and other digital wallet solutions, so far consumer response to the digital wallet phenomenon has been one big shrug of the shoulders.

July 9, 2015

The online checkout space keeps getting more crowded.

June 11, 2015

Batteries Plus Bulbs is upgrading its payment terminals and software to prepare for the EMV liability shift at its 650 U.S. locations. 

May 28, 2015

We live in interesting times when it comes to all the ways we can pay and complete purchases, times when you can now order food for delivery without ever leaving your search engine.

May 26, 2015

Nordstrom is looking to increase its capital efficiency by selling its credit card portfolio to a Canadian bank.

May 15, 2015

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) spoke out in Washington, D.C., this week on the steps retailers are taking to protect against data breaches.

May 13, 2015

Walmart is partnering with Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba to allow customers to make purchases using mobile devices in 25 of its stores in southern China.

May 4, 2015

Macy’s and Rite Aid are joining the other major retailers and companies that have partnered with Plenti, the first U.S.-based loyalty coalition that allows shoppers to earn rewards points through a variety of purchases, from paying a phone bill to filling up at the pump.

May 4, 2015

Only 53% of executives believe the EMV chip and pin will protect against a data breach, despite claims that it is more secure, according to a new study.

April 22, 2015

EBay painted a mixed financial picture for the first quarter, with lower revenue from its marketplaces division and higher revenue from its Paypal division, which the company said it plans to spin off later this year.

March 19, 2015

Facebook has become the latest tech powerhouse to get into the payments game by adding a feature to its messenger app that lets users send money the same way they would a send text. 

March 11, 2015

Sephora is looking to drive faster digital growth by leveraging a cloud-based prepaid commerce program.