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Thanksgiving Fun Facts

  • Derek Rodner
  • 11.24.2015
  • Blog
In the honor of Thanksgiving this week, here are some quick facts about this historic holiday and what it means to this great nation. You can share what you learned here around the dinner table this Thursday and maybe impress some family members with your Turkey Day knowledge!


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Black Friday Predictions and Hot Items

  • Derek Rodner
  • 11.17.2015
  • Blog
The fall season has been flying by and we are already half way through the month of November which means two things: Thanksgiving, and more importantly Black Friday are only a week away. It may be hard to believe that these two big events are only days away but they are, which means the peak of the ...


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Retailers to Expect a Very Digital Holiday Season

  • Derek Rodner
  • 11.04.2015
  • Blog
While many shoppers will take to brick & mortar stores to complete their shopping for friends and loved ones this holiday season, an increasing trend will be evident for retailers when it comes to revenue generated from digital spending. Consumer spending will look a tad different this year as ...


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The Top 5 Mistakes You Don’t Want To Make After a Data Breach

  • Derek Rodner
  • 10.28.2015
  • Blog
It seems as though in modern times, it’s no longer if your organization gets breached but rather when. Since this is a sensitive issue as of late, being prepared may seem daunting since you never really know if your organization is fully protected from possible breaches.


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Halloween Trends of 2015

  • Derek Rodner
  • 10.20.2015
  • Blog
With Halloween being only two weeks away, many consumers are rushing to the shelves to find last minute deals on costumes for their eager trick or treating children and maybe one for their own Halloween themed parties. One thing known for sure is that this holiday means big business for retailers ...


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Organized Retail Crime- What It Means For Retailers

  • Derek Rodner
  • 10.06.2015
When talking about retail stores, their inventory and their bottom line, there isn’t a type of crime that plagues the industry more than organized retail crime (38% of all losses come from ORC or shoplifting). The National Retail Federation recently conducted their 11th annual Organized Retail ...


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The Benefits of SaaS

  • Derek Rodner
  • 09.22.2015
  • Blog
While some companies in the market place are cautiously moving towards the cloud and finding it a little tough to let loose the grips of on premise hosting, many others are rushing to that “white thing in the sky” as it offers lots of benefits to do so.  The growth areas on the horizon for the SaaS ...


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EMV Deadline Set For October 1st

  • Derek Rodner
  • 09.15.2015
  • Blog
The EMV deadline for credit cards is in its final two weeks (OCT 1st) before it’s due to take full effect throughout the United States. Although the deadline is only thirteen business days away, many retailers, merchants and businesses will not be ready to accommodate consumers and their EMV smart ...


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RECIPE FOR SUCCESS Post Labor Day Weekend 

  • Derek Rodner
  • 09.09.2015
  • Blog
Well, it’s officially over. I don’t mean the drought, the hot weather or the hurricanes but the unofficial end of summer has arrived. Hopefully you enjoyed the long weekend away from the office taking in some sun or maybe a dip in a pool or ocean. It was a perfect weekend to celebrate the end of a ...


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Price Checks and the Customer Experience

  • Derek Rodner
  • 09.01.2015
  • Blog
Retailers are always looking for ways to be more efficient, cut costs and improve margins. For many companies, they are employing a holistic approach to data analytics to identify the potential areas of improvement.  In most cases, the burden of carrying out these data analyses falls on the Loss ...


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