Fair use guidelines takes great care in the development and protection of its trademarks and reserves all rights of ownership of its trademarks. “Fair use” of WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC trademarks, that is, use by a third party without express permission or license, is limited to text-only references to WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC trademarks such as product and service names, and excludes WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC logos. In such references, you must be truthful, must not disparage WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC, and must not mislead the public. You must be clear and accurate as to the nature of the relationship between WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC and your company, its products, and its services. You may not use WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC trademarks in a manner which could cause confusion as to WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC sponsorship, affiliation or endorsement.

Except as stated above, trademarks may not be used by third parties without express permission. To obtain permission, please contact us.

General usage

Proper use of trademarks reinforces their role as brands for our products and services, and helps prevent them from becoming generic names that can be used by anyone.

  • When a product is mentioned in communications, ownership by must be attributed in a footnote either on the page/screen where the trademark is used, or in the legal section of the communication or site in which it is referenced. For example, ‘Tracker™’ is a trademark of or its affiliates.

Domain Names

Do not use trademarks or potentially confusing variations in your internet domain name. This helps prevent internet users from being confused as to whether you or is the source of the Web site.

Open Source Software

Most open source licenses do not grant, and many exclude, a license of trademark rights. Do not assume you can use the name of a source code base in the name of your distribution developed from that code base. Without a license or permission, you may not incorporate WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC trademarks in the name of your distribution or other products that incorporate open source elements. Truthful statements incorporating a trademark are generally allowed (for example, in the format “MyImplementation, derived from Trademarked ProductName”), but you should check the terms of the license for the original source code or any posted trademark guidelines for the project.

For more information regarding use of logos, please contact us.

List of trademarks

Below is a current listing of trademarks owned by WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC in the US and other countries. Please note that laws concerning use and marking of trademarks or product names vary by country. Always consult a local attorney for additional guidance.

  • What’s Next
  • What’s Next in Payments
  • What’s Next in TechREG
  • What’s Next in Technology Regulation
  • What’s Next in Antitrust
  • What’s Next in Antitrust and Technology Regulation
  • What’s Next in Payments and Commerce
  • Report Store
  • PYMNTS Report Store
  • MPOS Tracker
  • Tracker
  • Innovation Project
  • Thinkathon
  • MPOS Pyramid
  • Payments Hall of Fame
  • Omnicommerce Tracker
  • X Border Tracker
  • X Border Index
  • Shop Talk
  • A Different View of Retail
  • Shoplifting
  • Consumer Rules
  • In the Bag
  • Window Shopping
  • SKU
  • NMD
  • National Merchant Day
  • How We Will Pay
  • Connected Economy
  • CE50
  • CE100
  • TechREG
  • TechREG Tracker
  • TechREG Chronicle
  • Blog O’ Blogs
  • On The Agenda

To the extent a name or logo does not appear on the list does not constitute a waiver of any and all intellectual property rights that WHAT’S NEXT MEDIA AND ANALYTICS LLC or its affiliates has established in any of its trademarks and logos.

Last updated: October 2022