Enabling Technologies

NRF 2016: 5 Updates From the Payments Space

The NRF is the world’s largest retail trade association which represents discount & department stores, home goods & specialty stores, main-street merchants, grocers, wholesalers, chain restaurants and Internet retailers from the United States and more than 45 countries. The NRF's Annual Convention & EXPO earned the nickname "Retail's BIG Show"...

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Payments

Creditcall & ID TECH to Provide Attended and Unattended EMV Solutions to Developers and Retailers

Creditcall’s EMV SDKs and ID TECH’s readers simplify and speed up EMV Migration New York – [Press Release] – Creditcall, the EMV-ready omni-channel payment gateway and EMV migration specialist, has partnered with ID TECH, a leading manufacturer of point of sale (POS) peripherals, to provide EMV chip-card acceptance to retailers, kiosk...

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Shelfbucks Acquires Bluetooth Smart Platform Company Emmoco

Market leading platform for building mobile connected devices and solutions expands Shelfbucks offerings to retailers and brands AUSTIN, Texas – {Press Release} Shelfbucks Inc., the in-store SmartDisplay™ and SmartShelf™ marketing platform for retail stores and brands, today announced it has finalized the acquisition of Emmoco, the market leading Internet of...

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Payments

Volta Ventures Leads €1 Million Funding Round in Innovative Cash Management Startup Cashforce

Herentals – {Press Release} Today Cashforce announced a €1 million Series A funding round led by Volta Ventures, marking the fund’s fourth investment of 2015. Pamica NV, the investment company of Michel Akkermans, former Chairman and CEO of financial technology company Clear2Pay, is co-investor. Both Volta Ventures and Michel Akkermans...

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Study: New Digital Consumer Research from Contact Solutions Reveals Shift in Customer Engagement Preferences

Recent Data Expose Disconnect Between E-Commerce Experience and Consumer Preferences RESTON, VA [Press Release] – The e-commerce landscape is changing. Today, mobile commerce accounts for nearly one-third (1/3) of all U.S. transactions, creating a demand for enterprises to evolve and accommodate new customer behavior and expectations. Contact Solutions surveyed 1,004 consumers on their...

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Payments

Quisk Partners With Network International to Deploy Innovative Cashless, Cardless & Mobile-Free Payment Method

Advanced solution, led by Dubai Smart Government and developed by Quisk, uses only mobile numbers and secure PIN for transactions Dubai, UAE [Press Release] : Quisk Middle East FZ LLC, a global payments technology company specialising in digitising cash, has signed an agreement with Network International, the leading payment solutions...

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Enabling Technologies

How to Establish Clear Leadership in the U.S. Mobile Payments Business

SUMMARY: In order to establish clear leadership in U.S. mobile payments market the app must enable “non-cash” payments and promotions, making fully digital Online-to-Offline promotions a reality.  The importance of storing credit and debit cards is obvious, but today’s mobile payment apps are incomplete.  First they are failing to acknowledge...

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