Shoppers

  • Best Buy shoppers payment information may have been exposed in data breach

    Best Buy shoppers may had have had their payment information hacked, as the company becomes the latest to report its exposure in a data breach that occurred last year. The electronics retailer says that 7.ai , a company that provides the technology backing its chat services, was hacked between...
  • Black Friday retailers looking to extend moment of optimism

    As Black Friday shoppers descend on stores this weekend, retailers are experiencing something that’s been in short supply: optimism. Brick-and-mortar chains are coming off a generally positive earnings season, with companies such as Wal-Mart Stores seeing their shares reach record highs. Even the beleaguered department-store industry is finding reasons...