Merchant Warehouse Announces Latest Evolution of the Genius Customer Engagement Platform

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July 30, 2014

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

Genius Platform Brings Advanced Point-of-Sale Functionality to Small and Mid-Sized Businesses Boston, MA – July 30, 2014 – Payment technologies leader Merchant Warehouse® today announced a series of new features and functionality within its proprietary Genius™ Customer...

Retail Credit and Debit Card Processing Volume for June 2014

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July 24, 2014

Credit Check

While brick and mortar retail business owners may have experience a slow down in their processing volume compared to May, they are still currently processing more than they were at this time last year. In fact according to First Data's SpendTrends credit card processing...

Gift Cards - Benefits and Value for SMBs

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July 24, 2014

Gift Cards

 If you own a business and don't already offer gift cards, it's time to rethink things. Regardless of what you sell, chances are that plenty of people would be interested in buying gift cards from your company. Without making them available, you're missing out on an amazing...

Yeah, I got my first EMV-enabled card!

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July 22, 2014

EMV

A milestone. I open my mail on just a regular day to find it – something I have been waiting for – my first EMV credit card. Standard to some and irrelevant to others, as a professional in the payments space, I actually understand EMV and what it means to me as a customer as...

What does Geo-location mean for Mobile Payments? Everything.

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July 18, 2014

Geo-location

Geo-location is one of those buzz words that continues to be used in the world of payments. Many large technology players are putting a lot of investment dollars behind geo-based payment applications. The power of proximity, as I like to call it, may be the key factor to...

Tech's Key Players: How They're Moving into Payments and What You Need to Know

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July 15, 2014

Tech's Key Players

Many of the major tech companies in the U.S. are currently working to add payments technology to their portfolios. What these companies -- including Amazon, Apple and Google -- bring to the table is a large cohort of customers who already rely on their services. If consumers...

Merchant Warehouse Uncovers Missed Opportunity for Retailers This Back-to-School Shopping Season

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July 8, 2014

Back-to-School Shopping Season

Survey Finds Consumers Want Loyalty Programs, but Few Offered by Retailers for Back-to-School  Boston, MA (July 8, 2014) -- Back-to-school shopping is the second largest retail event of the year, only behind holiday shopping. However, businesses are failing to use loyalty...

Merchant Warehouse Back to School Survey | Findings - Business

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July 7, 2014

Merchant Warehouse Back to School Survey

Surveyed over 100 small businesses who owned or managed an SMB. All retailers sold “back-to-school” items. Definition of a loyalty campaign: A promotion intended to incentivize repeat/regular customers.   THE STORY  Even though 58 percent of retailers agree loyalty...

Merchant Warehouse Back to School Survey | Findings - Consumer

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July 7, 2014

MW Back to School Survey

Back-to-school is the second biggest shopping moment of the year, behind only the holiday season. This year, Merchant Warehouse surveyed over 700 consumers to learn more about their shopping habits and intentions. Some of the findings confirmed long-held theories about consumer...

SMB – Getting Started with Social Media

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June 27, 2014

Social Media for Small Business

Social media is here to stay. Just look at the numbers. Facebook – Over 1 billion users worldwide in only 10 yearsLinkedIn – 240 million active users worldwide with 3 million business pagesTwitter – 560 million active users generating over 5,700 ‘tweets’ per secondGoogle+ - 400...