On The Hot Seat

  • PCI Security Council's Stephen Orfei

    There are few matters more pressing to retailers than that of security. FierceRetailIT sat down with the PCI Security Standards Council's incoming manager Stephen Orfei to discuss his plans for the group and what retailers should be focused on during the holiday season.

Staples and Michaels data breaches connected

There's new evidence to suggest the Staples and Michaels data breaches are connected and could be the work of the same cyber criminals.

CVS to open technology lab

CVS Health will be opening a technology development center in Boston this winter to further efforts in mobile applications and health-related technology initiatives.

Retailers to reduce shipping and processing time for holiday orders

Retailers are aiming to reduce shipping and processing for holiday orders this season but will still struggle to meet demand as online shopping is expected to increase once again.

71% of shoppers concerned with online security, shipping costs

Online security and holiday shipping costs ranked top of mind for concerns among 71 percent of respondents, according to the 2014 Kelly Scott Madison Holiday Shopping Study.

DHL rebrands for e-commerce

Logistics and transportation company DHL Global is changing its name to DHL eCommerce to show its renewed commitment to e-commerce solutions.


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In a move destined to displease advertisers, Google has launched  Con tributor, which lets people pay a small fee to access their favorite sites—without ads.


Google is having a rough month. First, ditched AdSense for Search in favor of adMarketplace. Next, Firefox replaced Google search with Yahoo search. Now, Forbes announced that it will also drop Google after signing a deal with adMarketplace to provide paid search advertising alongside search results.