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Arby’s Hit With Data Breach, Credit Card Data Lost

February 13, 2017 - source: paymentweek.com

arbys in the newsWhile Arby’s has suffered from a bit of an image problem in the past—when even “The Simpsons” is mocking you, you know there are problems afoot—it’s improved of late and delivers an impressive profile of meat-laden value for its customers to enjoy.

However, those image problems of the past may come back to haunt Arby’s as a new data breach recently came to light...read full story


Brick-And-Mortar Shops Add Free Phone Charging To Draw Shoppers

February 10, 2017 - source: paymentweek.com

device chargingSometimes it’s a good idea, especially in the modern retail environment, to at least bow to change on certain levels.

Retailers, realizing that the mobile device is increasingly both a competitor and a potentially very real way to beat competition, are increasingly working to accommodate these devices and hopefully keep shoppers shopping in physical stores...read full story