Mark McMurtrie, director of Payments Consultancy, analyses the impact of point-to-point encryption technology on the retail industry.
Retailers, business partnerships and senior police gathered in London this week for the British Retail Consortium Crime and Loss Prevention 2013 conference, but what were the major talking points?
Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper has pledged to get tough on cybercrime if Labour wins the 2015 General Election. But what is the actual definition of online fraud?
New research released this week suggests that high street retailers could be missing out on almost £1 billion in sales every month due to poor stock management.
The cost of retail crime is rising, and the BRC says retailers must work together to start reversing the trend.
The UK's fraud prevention service has today named Simon Dukes as its new CEO, but the problem of identity theft continues to cause concerns for UK businesses and consumers alike.
The UK's largest retailer Tesco has signed a deal with point of sale solutions provider Cash Bases that will see a smart new cash management tool installed in its stores.
Richard Cottrell, sales and marketing director at Vista Retail Support, says security must be at the heart of the next stage of payment technology development.
A unified trustmark for online shops opens up European market to UK retailers, although security still remains a key concern among internet shoppers.
The European Central Bank has published some encouraging statistics on the decline of card fraud.
Zonal Retail Data Systems has started using a seven-day delivery service offered by solutions specialists ByBox.