On 11th March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic. At the time of writing, hundreds of thousands of lives and businesses have been affected. With multiple countries issuing bans on travel across borders and ordering shutdowns of cities and towns, many businesses are seeing the virus take its toll.
Because of the complexity of authorization, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach that works for everyone. A well thought out strategy, one that considers authorization on a micro and macro level, is crucial to ensuring transactions don’t fall at the final hurdle.
by Ray Bak, Director of Sales for UK, Netherlands and Belgium, Ingenico Retail SMB.
E-retailers attracted significantly more online traffic in the run-up to Christmas than they did in 2016, according to Verizon’s 2017 Holiday Retail Index.
mCommerce explosion/ For Singles' Day, mobile shopping accounted for 90% orders