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Should Cybersecurity Be Shared With Your Customers?

Posted by Liz Schulte on Apr 26, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Traditionally in business, cybersecurity is something that happens in the background and with the hope the customer never notices it is there. Wanting to protect and preserve the customer experience, the steps a company or institution takes to protect those who use their sites have been hidden from plain view. However, the ongoing publicity surrounding high-profile security breaches have made consumers want reassurance that their information will be secure with your business.

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Why eCommerce Is Here to Stay

Posted by Liz Schulte on Mar 7, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Everywhere you look there is another article espousing the benefits of eCommerce. The reasons why are fairly simple to see: eCommerce is impressive in its capabilities, it is growing while physical stores have declining traffic and it lowers costs.

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2017 Retail Predictions: The Shift Is on As Brick-and-mortar Stores Fade

Posted by Jason Smallheer on Jan 30, 2017 5:30:00 AM

Retail sales in 2016 were dominated by eCommerce and technology driving purchases. The forecast for 2017 shows more of the same and thinning ice under the feet of some big name businesses.

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