Current Headlines

  1. Merchant Warehouse And TabbedOut Partner To Enhance The Reach Of Mobile Payments And Digital Marketing In The Hospitality Industry

    Payment technologies innovator Merchant Warehouse recently announced its partnership with hospitality mobile payments leader TabbedOut.

  2. Fortinet Leads Industry In Zero-Day Discoveries

    Fortinet a world leader in high-performance network security recently announced that FortiGuard Labs, the global threat research arm of Fortinet, discovered 18 critical zero-day vulnerabilities in 2013 – more than any other network security vendor in the industry.

  3. National Retail Federation Announces Information-Sharing Platform

    The National Retail Federation is moving forward with the creation of a program that will provide retailers access to information on cybersecurity threats identified by retailers, government and law enforcement agencies and partners in the financial services sector.

  4. DSW Inc. Acquires Interest In Town Shoes Of Canada

    DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW) and Town Shoes Limited ("Town Shoes" or "Town") announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby DSW Inc. will purchase for cash approximately 44% interest in Town Shoes, the largest footwear and accessories retailer in Canada, for CAD $68 million (or approximately $62 million based on current exchange rates).

  5. STANLEY Security Receives Lenel Factory Certification Under Lenel’s OpenAccess Alliance Program

    STANLEY Security announced recently that it has received Lenel factory certification and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program (OAAP).

  6. Living Direct Feels Right At Home With AgilOne Predictive Analytics Technology

    AgilOne, the cloud-based predictive marketing company, recently announced that Living Direct, Inc., an eCommerce company specializing in consumer products, is leveraging predictive analytics to better engage with its customers.

  7. Retailers Urge Expedited Contract Negotiations At West Coast Ports

    The National Retail Federation recently urged maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the U.S. West Coast ports to expedite pending contract negotiations and reach agreement on a new deal well in advance of the expiration of the current contract this summer.

  8. Retail Sales Spring Up In March As Winter Weather Ebbs

    Warmer spring weather spurred continued consumer spending and activity this March.

  9. Kronos Completes Recapitalization; Adds World-Class Investors At $4.5B Enterprise Valuation

    Kronos Incorporated1 recently announced that it has completed its agreement to effect a recapitalization of the company through a $750M equity investment by funds managed by Blackstone and GIC.

  10. DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening Celebration In Lawton, OK

    DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S. based full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, invites the community of Lawton, Oklahoma to their three-day grand opening.