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Retail Recalibration: The need for agile and flexible payment solutions

The word of the future is ‘recalibration’. Since the lockdown, businesses have had to adapt to the new normal landscape – employees working from home, restaurants closed, and store fronts moving online. Over the last few years, online shopping has steadily been increasing, with the likes of Cyber Monday and Black Friday key dates in everyone’s diary, and a 129% year-over-year growth in US and Canadian e-commerce orders as of April 21st. It’s clear that the future of the retail landscape is digital, which has been further catapulted by the proliferation of smartphones and mobile commerce. Read more…

Is your business coping with the changes in the way consumers are buying? Is your eCommerce strategy out of date? Are you making the most of the increased on-line opportunity? If you need to talk to someone, then talk to the eCommerce Specialists. It costs nothing to talk and who knows, you might just walk away with a new idea. Lets Talk!

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Payments in retail: The importance of creating integrated solutions amid COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced businesses everywhere to drastically shift strategies, which, for many, has meant taking a more digitally-focused approach. Retail has been one of the hardest-hit industries affected by the pandemic; however, this industry has been primed to pivot. With the proliferation of various payment options and systems including cash, card, contactless, and mobile banking, the industry is overflowing with options.

The pandemic has forced traditional brick and mortar stores that had plans to gradually deploy online sales to expedite that transition or risk permanent closure. Now, retailers need to figure out how to process payments faster and more securely, all while maintaining an engaging and positive customer experience. As we settle into the new remote world, retailers will be looking for ways to create a more seamless omnichannel experience for the end-user, and a major cornerstone of this industry-wide change is integrating the right payment processing system. Read more…

Is your payments and eCommerce tightly integrated to your whole process? Are you operating a true Omni-Channel retailer? Do you have the right structure to be omni-channel? If you didn’t answer YES to at least two of these questions, then you should talk to the eCommerce Specialists. It costs nothing to talk and who knows you might come away with some new ideas. Lets Talk!