800 Year old Tradition Broken by PayPal at Covent Garden Apple Market in London

December 2013 saw the breaking of an 800 year old tradition of cash only payments at the Covent Garden’s arts and craft market in central London. Stallholders at the venue were fitted with PayPal’s mPOS card readers which enabled them to accept credit and debit card payments over the Christmas shopping period.

Over 8 Million shoppers turned up for the event this year. The move to introduce PayPa ...

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