posts tagged as technology


By Natalie Kotlyar | July 09, 2019

Retailers are Recalibrating Amid Recession Concerns - BDO Consumer Beat Survey

Consumer spending has grown volatile as shoppers begin to feel the impact of increased online sales taxes resulting from Wayfair vs. South Dakota and weigh the threat of a potential economic downturn. read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | June 18, 2019

A Proactive Approach to Mitigating Retail Cyber Threats

In response to the rise of ecommerce and dominance of pure play e-tailers, many retailers are racing toward digital transformation as they seek to retain market share. But with increased digital opportunity comes new digital threats... read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | June 13, 2019

The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard for Q1 2019

Restaurants fared well through the 1st quarter of 2019, posting a 1.5% gain in same-store sales for the industry overall. But, as pressure on profit margins and fierce competition continue to weigh on the industry, some restaurants are... read more


By Natalie Kotlyar | February 06, 2019

Moving Beyond Retail Survival Mode: BDO’s 2019 Retail Rationalized Survey

Amid burdensome levels of debt, a steady cadence of bankruptcy filings, new entrants and shifts in buying power across generations, the retail industry faces continued pressure to transform. At the same time, 44% of retailers are... read more


By Greg Schu | February 04, 2019

How Restaurants Can Mitigate PCI-Related Cyber Risks

The expanding role of consumer data means the threat of cyber-attacks and data breaches, along with the consequences of such events, are growing increasingly pronounced. The restaurant industry is no exception, with several high-profile... read more


By Restaurant Practice Leaders | December 10, 2018

Supply Chain Fraud: Risk Management for Retail & Consumer Products Companies

Given the sheer complexity and scale of supply chains today, it’s no surprise that fraud poses a larger threat to organizations today than ever before. Are retail and consumer products companies taking the appropriate steps to protect... read more


Inspiration on Display at 2018 Retailing Summit

Retailers are focused on innovation and scaling up, but are they giving weight to financial management? Read our takeaways from the 2018 TAMU Retailing Summit. read more


By Kari Maue | August 14, 2018

How Restaurants Can Capitalize Internal-Use Software

Restaurants can capitalize expenses associated with the development or adoption of internal use software through three deduction methods. read more


By Katherine Gauntt | March 29, 2018

“Unless, of course, Congress Acts”

The renewed debate on physical nexus could significantly alter how states tax digital apps, services, and tools. read more


Infographic: 2018 Will Test Retail’s Online & In-Store Balancing Act

Retail’s precondition for strong connectivity across the business and with customers has many retail execs investing more their digital capabilities. read more