Black Friday Sales Set to Overshadow Christmas

Black Friday Sales Set to Overshadow Christmas

Analytics firm SAS has released figures predicting that one in five shoppers is expected to spend more money on Black Friday than in the entire week leading up to Christmas.

Many retailers have started early in an attempt to spread demand and beat the competition, with statistics showing that shoppers are likely to spend the same amount of more on Christmas presents than in 2014. read more

Symantec challenges online retailers to keep customer data safe this year

Symantec challenges online retailers to keep customer data safe this year

Symantec has challenged online retailers to make this year’s holiday shopping season the safest on record.

The leading cyber security company has released an enhanced version of its best-in-class encryption tool, Symantec SSL Assistant Plus, just in time to help those who manage e-commerce sites to encrypt and keep their customer data safe when it comes to the Christmas shopping rush. read more