| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Sandwich restaurant chain Jimmy John's said there was a potential security breach involving customers' credit and debit card data at 216 of its stores and franchised locations on July 30.
An intruder stole log-in credentials from the company's vendor and...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's time for my fabulous freebie free-for-all! This week's list features $25 off at Best Buy, a free Rotisserie Chicken Burger at Boston Market (again), a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (again) as the chain continues to give away sweet...
| Sep 4, 2014
Office Depot has won a contract worth more than $100 million with Corporate United, a group purchaser for more than 240 companies nationwide.
The contract with Corporate United, one of the nation's largest indirect group purchasing organizations,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Sandwich restaurant chain Jimmy John's said there was a potential security breach involving customers' credit and debit card data at 216 of its stores, including two in Hampton Roads, on July 30.
An intruder stole log-in credentials from the company's...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Retail heavyweights such as J.C. Penney Co., Gap Inc., Nike Inc. and Walgreen Co. are joining forces with the Retail Industry Leaders Assn. to try to protect the industry from hackers and other cybercriminals.
On Wednesday, the companies and the trade...
| May 19, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Many Target Corp. customers are ready to move past the massive data breach.
About 85% of the retail chain's shoppers do not plan to change their spending habits at Target in the next year even after a breach exposed up to 40 million payment card...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Target Corp. has named a new chief executive and chairman to shepherd the retailer beyond a massive data-hacking incident that marred its last holiday season.
The nation's third largest retailer said Brian Cornell, who most recently served as an...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Goodwill Industries International said an investigation is underway over a possible theft of customer credit card numbers.
The nonprofit said federal authorities and a payment card industry fraud investigative unit told Goodwill on Friday that “...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:07 PM
To the money managers at Silversage Advisors in Irvine, it seemed like a no-brainer to store backup computer drives far from the main office to ensure seamless operations in case of a calamity.
Then professional burglars hit the home where the drives...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:24 AM
Target Corp. said it has restored its checkout systems after intermittent outages Sunday night.
Target customers across the country faced long lines and in some cases were unable to make purchases using their Target Card because of a "glitch" that...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Sam's Club is rolling out a credit card with a microchip to prevent fraud, the first major retailer to switch to a more secure payment card after hackers made off with a trove of private customer data at Target Corp. last year.
The warehouse retailer,...