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E-Fairness, Cyber Security Among Top Retail Priorities This Year

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Arlington, VA—The two items that top retailers’ agenda for strengthening laws both have cost multi-millions to retailers in the last year: cyber security and online taxes. In its 2014 Public Policy Agenda: Retailers Strengthening Communities released today by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), the trade association laid out the …

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Small Retailers Beware: Cybercrime Is on The Rise Too

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Harford, CT—In the “and you-thought-showrooming-was-a-menace-to-retail department,” there’s another tech-related, rising concern for retailers: cybercrime. Small businesses may not think they are at risk for cybercrime, but almost 72% of the 855 data breaches worldwide analyzed by Verizon’s forensic analysis unit were at companies with 100 employees or less. According to …