It’s Almost Spring – E-commerce Opportunities

While the huge sales of the winter holiday season are long gone, spring promotions have considerable potential. Think of your customers as emerging from a long period of hibernation and piles of snow. Flowers are just starting to bloom, the weather is finally improving and people are actually leaving their...

ICE 2019 – Looking to the Future of Payments

ICE Totally Gaming is the leading international event in the global gaming sector with over 33,000 attendees and 8,500 operators representing 150 countries. Ofer Carmel, CEO of Payfinder, who attended the conference in London last week (February 5-7) with two other company representatives, spoke of new trends developing within the...

Valentine’s Day 2019 – New Kinds of Love

Ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day, the classic holiday of love and romance, are evolving. Jewelry, chocolate and flowers are still among the favorite gifts among the 55% of Americans who usually celebrate the holiday. Nevertheless, “the times, they are a changin’,” and retailers have the chance to cash in on...

What Should You Look for in an eCommerce Marketplace?

Most online enterprises seek to expand their activities across borders into new markets. The costs of opening and translating global websites, managing local operations and logistics, developing regional advertising, stocking inventory and organizing payment processing can be prohibitive. Some ecommerce businesses prefer to test the waters in new cross-border markets...

5 Payment Predictions for 2019

5 Payment Predictions for 2019 The payments industry is highly dynamic and continuously disruptive. There is a common consensus on that. Looking back over the last couple of years, we have witnessed some dramatic developments: Veteran financial institutions are being forced to open their systems and alter their services to...

Omnichannel Challenges for Merchants

Omnichannel Challenges for Merchants Not so long ago, when retailers tracked how their customers preferred to shop, they would assess the shopper’s favorite channel - whether it was via their desktop, tablet, Apple Watch or phone - and address them on it in order to engage them personally. With the...