How to Turn a Happy Holiday Shopper into a Lifetime Customer

This is a guest post from our partner Brightpearl, who provide inventory management software helping retailers manage orders, inventory, customer data and accounting all in one place.

Henry Selfridge, one of the great innovators in retail, coined the term “the customer is always right.” Over 100 years later, this adage still holds true. More than ever, customer expectations are driving retailers to deliver the optimum retail experience. (more…)

Why Amazon Webstores Should Migrate and How To Do It

Finally, Amazon Webstore merchants have an endorsement for a new place to call home.

When Amazon announced their intention earlier this year to shut down Amazon Webstore in 2016, the small and mid-sized merchants using the e-commerce software found themselves scrambling for another provider.

Thankfully, Amazon announced last Thursday that they’ve chosen Shopify as their recommended Webstore migration partner for existing merchants. (more…)

Signifyd Announces $7M Series A Financing to Accelerate Growth of Its Enterprise-Class E-commerce Fraud Platform

SAN JOSE, Calif.– Signifyd (, the fastest-growing provider of fraud protection for e-commerce businesses, announced that it has raised $7 million in a Series A round of financing led by Allegis Capital with participation from Resolute Ventures, IA Ventures, QED Investors, Lucas Ventures and Tekton Ventures. This brings the company’s total funding to $11.2 million since its founding by two PayPal veterans. The new financing will be used to further accelerate growth and expand the engineering, sales and marketing teams. As part of the investment, Pete Bodine, managing director at Allegis Capital, will join the Board of Directors. Signifyd is also announcing the appointment of Tim Eades (CEO vArmour Networks, former CEO SilverTail Systems, a cutting-edge fraud protection company acquired by RSA in 2012) as an independent member to the Board. (more…)

Succeeding with Apple Pay Without Fear of Fraud

Apple Pay Fraud Prevention

It is hard to ignore the daily news coming up around Apple Pay these days. Some articles go as far as calling 2015 the ‘Year of Apple Pay’. Even though most people might at first think about the new convenient way of paying in brick and mortar stores Apple Pay aims at bridging the gap between the offline and online payment experience. Already in late 2014 some commentators stated that online retailers are embracing Apple Pay right away and that adding it to their set of payment processors could significantly boost their sales. (more…)

When One Chargeback Can Bankrupt a Merchant

With an improving economy and a greater selection to purchase online, the number of high end merchants on the web are swelling. Consumers can now choose from a near limitless supply of merchants selling luxury handbags, designer shoes and engagement rings. With holidays such as Mothers Day and Valentines Day accounting for an overwhelming majority of their sales, online jewelry merchants, in particular, have to compete dollar to dollar to fight for every customer who can easily buy online from any store. But in the scramble to attract and retain customers, jewelry merchants may be inadvertently opening the gates to fraudsters looking to blend themselves into the herd of legitimate customers to steal from them. (more…)

Signifyd Identified by Core2 Group as “Company on the Move”

September 2014 – Core2 Group has identified Signifyd as its most recent “Company on the Move”, highlighting Signifyd’s outstanding execution and growth in the technology sector. Signifyd has earned this achievement by demonstrating both strong performance to date and also a strong likelihood for future growth based on Core2 Group’s trajectory measurements. Signifyd joins automotive powerhouse Toyota and Silicon Valley based wealth management service, Wealthfront, on the list of companies highlighted by Core2 Group in August.


Praxis Information Science – Partner of the Month for August 2014

Signifyd is excited to name Praxis Information Science ( as the Partner of the Month for August 2014. Praxis and Signifyd have collaborated on several projects since Praxis joined the Signifyd Partner Program in early 2014, combining Praxis’s extensive Magento development capabilities with Signifyd’s proven eCommerce Identity Intelligence to help customers reduce fraud, accept more orders, and streamline manual investigation processes.