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Feb, 05, 2018 0
The solution offers retailers a digital payment ecosystem on mobile devices With the mobile digital platform Wirecard ePOS App, stationary merchants gain access to popular international payment options and value-added services The Wirecard ePOS App will be available to all Android and iOS users…
 
Feb, 05, 2018 0
The impulse buy has long been a staple of retail operations for years, and with the growth of online shopping, the power to make the impulse buy even more impulsive is firmly within our grasp. A recent partnership effort between Volusion and Apple Pay is set to help on this front, as the duo are…
 
Feb, 05, 2018 0
Finland has become the first country outside China where Alipay users can make all payments with their smartphones.   To encourage future seamless, cashless journeys, Alipay has also teamed up with Lähitaksi, one of Finland’s major taxi companies. Alipay will be made available on all 1,250…
 
Feb, 05, 2018 0
Amazon Inc. has long been a major presence in e-commerce and a major threat to traditional retail. But retailers used to be able to hold onto their physical presence as a differentiator. In the past year, Amazon has taken even that advantage away, with targeted efforts in markets that may not have…
 
Feb, 01, 2018 0
Visa announced that Visa Checkout, the online payment method introduced in the United Kingdom in the middle of 2017, hit a milestone by securing 1 million customer accounts. The company said the U.K. is now among the fastest-growing markets for Visa Checkout. Since its launch, said Visa, the…
 
Feb, 01, 2018 0
Bitcoin is one step closer to becoming part of everyday life in Japan now the nation's largest consumer electronics chain is accepting it as payment.  Yamada Denki is partnering with the bitFlyer, Japan's largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, in what it calls a trial run at two stores. The…
 
Jan, 31, 2018 0
If you were to describe Yamada Denki as the Japanese equivalent of Best Buy, you likely wouldn’t be too far off. Oh, sure, there are some differences, but Yamada Denki is at last report one of Japan’s biggest consumer electronics retailers, and in that sense, they’re very much similar. Now, imagine…
 
Jan, 31, 2018 0
Volusion, the eCommerce platform catering to small businesses (SMBs), announced news on Tuesday (Jan. 30) that it’s partnering with Apple Pay to create a “Buy Now” button for its merchants. In a press release, Volusion said merchants can now accept Apple Pay, eliminating the need for customers to…