How To Use Customer Service As a Loyalty-Building Tool

Good customer service is an important goal for any company. Customers who have bad experiences are not only unlikely to come back, but are also likely to spread the bad word to friends and associates or to publish bad reviews on review sites. In addition, it’s six times more expensive to obtain a new customer than it is to retain an old one. Offering quality customer service is an excellent...

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Shopify Adding eBay As Sales Channel For Merchants - TechCrunch (7/13/17)

PayPal Should Spend More Than $12 Billion and Buy Square - The Street (7/12/17)

Stripe Strikes Alipay and WeChat Pay Deal For China Access BBC.com (7-10-17)

Canada Releases Glow In The Dark Coins - CNBC (6/29/19)

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WPP’s VML and Barrows collaborate with Samsung on Connected Pop-Up Store System

05-18-2017

Miami, Florida, May 17, 2017 — WPP agencies VML and Barrows announced a collaboration with Samsung E...

Whirlpool Activates Google Home Functionality, Bringing Google Assistant Capabil…

05-17-2017

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Sit-Down Restaurants Lose to Fast Food in Customer Satisfaction

06-20-2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Customer satisfaction with full-service res...

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06-06-2017

CHICAGO, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IRCE 2017 – As consumers spend an increasing amount ...

Quotient Helps Obtain Patent Win for Retailers

05-25-2017

May 25, 2017 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The United Stat...

Amazon Drives Consumer Tech Growth Amid Flat Retail Market

07-11-2017

SALT LAKE CITY, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite 2016's lackluster total retail sales ...

An Open Letter from Criteo to the World's Retailers and Brands

06-21-2017

NEW YORK, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After 23 years, Amazon has finally made the inevitable move ...

Star Micronics Releases Peripheral Support with the mPOP, Mobile Point of Purcha…

06-01-2017

Somerset, NJ – June 1, 2017 – Star Micronics, leading provider of point of sale and proof of transac...

Ibotta Reimagines Shopping App to Introduce Personalized Cash-Back Offers

05-23-2017

DENVER, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ibotta, the leading shopper rewards app, whose u...

Amazon And Whole Foods - Good or Bad For Retail Point of Sale? 9 executives weig…

06-20-2017

Last Friday’s bombshell news seems to have taken many by surprise.   We received dozens of...

MySize Inc. Signs Retail and E-commerce Expert Argun Ersen to Support Sales Effo…

06-12-2017

AIRPORT CITY, Israel, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --MySize Inc. (the 'Company') (...

Verifone Collaborates with Sage to Offer Payment & Cloud Solutions in Europe…

06-28-2017

COPENHAGEN, Denmark--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MONEY20/20 EUROPE – To help merchants of all sizes adapt to tr...

Segment Customers To Send The Right Email Message Every Time

06-08-2017

 By Ian Goldman | CEO Celerant Technology    You already know that your custom...

Mobile Ordering Accounts for 95% of Orders at Amsterdam Airport Restaurant

05-03-2017

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MMF's Wheelchair Accessible Payment Terminal Mount is Nominated for 3 Prestigiou…

06-08-2017

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Mastercard Incorporated First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results on Company’s Websit…

05-03-2017

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Enspire Commerce Selected by American Freight Furniture to Transform the Retaile…

06-27-2017

SEATTLE (June 26, 2017) – Enspire Commerce, an enVista company, and a leading provider of unified co...

70 CEOs Confirmed to Speak at Shoptalk Europe

06-14-2017

New York and London, June 14, 2017 – Shoptalk Europe, the new large-scale event that is leading the ...

Mastercard Launches Comprehensive Digital Payment Solution For Small & Midsi…

06-08-2017

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SKUlocal Driving More Targeted Redemptions in Grocery Industry

05-30-2017

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05-12-2017

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Tripleseat Software Inc. (Restaurant Event App) Closes $7.0M in Funding

06-20-2017

CONCORD, Mass., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripleseat, a cloud-based Sales and Event Manageme...

McFadyen Digital and Mirakl to Deliver an Accelerated Cloud-Based Marketplace So…

06-07-2017

VIENNA, VA AND BOSTON, MA - JUNE 06, 2017 - McFadyen Digital, a leading digital commerce agency...

Cayan Announces Acquisition of Card Payment Services

05-10-2017

BOSTON, MA - May 10, 2017 - Cayan, a payment technology company, today announced it has acquired Car...

NRA President Dawn Sweeney Leads Conversation on staying “Ahead of the Crave” #N…

05-08-2017

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Shoptalk Europe Releases Groundbreaking Preliminary Agenda with More than 100 Se…

05-08-2017

New York and London, May 8, 2017 – Shoptalk Europe, the new pan-European event that is lea...

Global Payments to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences

05-15-2017

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Aptos Commits Multimillion-Dollar Investment to Help Solve Retail’s Toughest Cha…

05-17-2017

ATLANTA, May 17, 2017 – Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail technology solut...

First Data Launches New Merchant Solution to Prevent Fraud Across All Commerce C…

06-01-2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Data (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in commerce-enabling t...

C&S Selects Rosie as Leading eCommerce Provider for Independent Grocers

07-11-2017

ITHACA, N.Y., July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosie, the industry leading online grocery shopping...

Billtrust’s New Data Mining Service Accelerates Electronic Invoicing and Payment…

06-07-2017

HAMILTON, NJ.—June 6, 2017—Billtrust, the leader in payment cycle management solutions, ha...

eWallets are the Future of Online Payments, Says G2A PAY

06-07-2017

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Cardpool Launches New ’Marketplace’ Option; Allows Gift Card Sellers to Set Thei…

07-24-2017

SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardpool, Inc., a leading gift card exchange compan...

Chain Restaurants Call For Congressional Action on Outdated Ethanol Law

07-06-2017

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LevelUp Appoints Theresa Dold as VP of Agency Strategy

06-14-2017

BOSTON, June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LevelUp, the leading provider of mobile engagement so...

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06-30-2017

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Internet Retailer Recognizes the Two Companies for Achievements in B2B E-Commerc…

05-31-2017

CHICAGO, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Episerver, a global provider of a single platfo...

FuturePay Joins Salesforce Partner Program to Drive Customer Success with Commer…

06-19-2017

  FuturePay delivers a customer-friendly financing option to help Commerce Cloud customers inc...

As eCommerce Soars, New Solution Leverages iPhone & Android One-Tap Ordering

06-21-2017

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and ZURICH, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- eAgile Inc., a global leader ...

MobileBytes Releases Next Generation Online Ordering Technology

05-26-2017

PHOENIX (May 25, 2017) – Point of sale (POS) for iPad innovator MobileBytes has released its next ...

GiftLogic Point of Sale Now Certifies M-S Cash Drawer EP-1313

06-29-2017

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Doddle Chooses MobileIron Cloud as the Platform for Its Mobile-First Growth

06-28-2017

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Doddle, the leading provider of click &...

POS Partners, Inc Announces New Office In Orlando Florida

04-26-2017

POS Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce their newest office location; Orlando, Florida. Managing t...

CenPOS announces its relationship renewal with Verifone and the MX line

05-11-2017

Miami, Florida – May ​10​, 2017- Integrated payment services and gateway provider, CenPOS, purchased...

Videotel Unveils Its Exclusive Elevate Interactive Digital Signage Solution

05-08-2017

SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) MAY 08, 2017 - The new Elevate solution, engages with an audien...

Agilence and Heartland Commerce Launch Strategic Partnership

06-15-2017

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J., June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Agilence, Inc., the leader in cloud-based data ana...

Mastercard Incorporated First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

05-02-2017

Purchase, NY – May 2, 2017 – Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE: MA) today announced its financial re...

Retailers Dismiss New House Bill to Block Sales Tax Fairness

06-14-2017

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today voiced its opposition to legislatio...

NRF Names New Chairman, Board Members

07-19-2017

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2017 – The National Retail Federation announced today that Macy’s Executive Cha...

Food Online Ordering Systems Certifies Epson Smart Printer for its Restaurant #N…

05-22-2017

CHICAGO, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Epson America, Inc., a leading supplier of valu...

Texas Humor Enhances Mobile Shopping Experience Through App Powered by Shopgate

07-18-2017

AUSTIN, Texas – July 18, 2017 – Shopgate, the leading SaaS shopping app platform, today announced Te...

WPP’s The Store Hosts Global Retail Forum

05-18-2017

MIAMI, FL (May 16, 2017) – WPP, the world’s largest communications group, brings the WPP Global Reta...

Lavu POS Offers Free Software to Businesses Affected by the Albuquerque Rapid Tr…

06-20-2017

June 20, 2017 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lavu (lavu.com), t...

LOURDES HEALTH SYSTEM, MEMBER OF TRINITY HEALTH, SELECTS POS PARTNERS AS THEIR P…

07-14-2017

POS Partners, Inc. has been selected as the point of sale solution provider for Lourdes Health Syste...