Think running a retailer on land is hard? Then you haven’t spent time with Beth Neumann, CEO and President of Starboard Cruise Services, a Miami-based retailer with more than 750 stores located on a global fleet of 90 ships.
The evolution of the retail industry has given rise to all sorts of new titles, including that of CISO, a key C-suite position essential to push back against the growing sophistication of global bad actors eager to exploit vulnerabilities of the rapidly expanding digital ecosystem.
A new financial reporting requirement takes effect soon that will have a huge impact on how retailers account for leases, make related financial decisions and communicate with investors. Here’s what retailers need to know to be ready for 2019.