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Everyday payments made easy.PayRange was founded in 2013 by Paresh Patel, a serial entrepreneur and veteran of the automated retail industry. While credit card solutions for machines have been around for two-decades, 95% of the 30 million machines worldwide only accept cash. His patented innovations combine payment, rewards, and convenience into a mobile service that brings premium experiences to unattended retail locations. Consumers download the free mobile app (iOS, Android) and with flexible funding options, including all major cards and wallets (Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Masterpass), they are empowered to pay machines with ease. At PayRange, our trajectory from being the vending industrys first mobile payment service to becoming the worlds fastest growing payment network for everyday things has been an exciting couple of years. In 2015, Operators started accepting PayRange on their machines. In less than 2 years, the company established a footprint in over 300 major cities across North America. 2000 operators are now accepting PayRange on their machines and over 100 million transactions have flowed through our system. Our exceptionally talented team is breaking the payment barrier in vending, laundry, amusement, parking, and more. Were creating a new world of artful convenience. A world where convenience means consumers get what they want, where and when they want it. In this world, payment is fast and simple. Barriers magically disappear to create rewarding experiences for everyone.
PayRange is a mobile payment solution for vending, parking, transit ticketing, laundry, amusement, and more. PayRange provides a hardware device to be installed on the vending machines. The device called "BluKey" stores the credit card information of the user using the vending machine. Provides a smartphone application using which customers of the vending machine can choose what product to buy and pay via the mobile only.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Mobile payment platform for vending, parking, transit ticketing, laundry, amusement, and more. It aims at easy check-out process by enabling credit card payments at vendor machine.
Vending Machine Owners
Vagabond Vending - To integrate its vending.
The company produces a device that plugs into vending machines that interacts with an app. It uses Bluetooth to connect to the app, wherein customers can make a purchase. The device works with basically any vending machine, making it a good way to retrofit existing machines to take credit cards as cash becomes increasingly less commonplace.
VALUATION / MARKET CAP:
$80 M in 2015
DATE OF LAST FUNDING
SEED & PRIOR FUNDING
SEED CLOSED ON
SERIES A · $12 M · Apr 2015
OTHERS · $5.35 M · Dec 2017
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