Commerce

Groupon Partners with Snapchat to Drive Real-time Offers

Popular messaging service Snapchat has a feature in which messages disappear as soon as they are read. This basically means that the message gets deleted from Snapchat servers and cannot be retrieved. marketers can use this feature to send time-sensitive deals to customers, thereby maintaining a sense of excitement in...

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mPOS

ROAM Selected for Mobile Acceptance Solution by Leapfactor

On 4th August 2014, leading mobile commerce platform – ROAM (part of Ingenico Mobile Solutions) – announced that its mCommerce platform had been selected by leading software company, Leapfactor, in order to integrate mobile acceptance into the company’s business applications. “Leapfactor’s robust applications and deep understanding of key vertical markets...

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Payments

Merchant Warehouse Integrates PayPal with Genius Customer Engagement Platform

On Aug. 4, 2014, payment-technology leader Merchant Warehouse announced the integration of PayPal with the Genius Customer Engagement Platform. The move will make PayPal’s in-store payments available to thousands of brick-and-mortar businesses in the U.S., without requiring merchants to make additional investments in POS hardware or software. The GeniusCustomer Engagement...

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News

Fast Growing Food Startup Caviar Acquired by Square

Payments giant – Square – announced the acquisition of fast growing food startup Caviar, On 4th August, 2014. Caviar is an affordable, convenient alternative to an in-house delivery solution and drives additional revenue. It enables buyers to get delivery from top-rated, popular local restaurants that do not otherwise offer delivery....

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Payments

Franklin University Picks ACI Worldwide for Online Payments

On July 28, 2014, ACI Worldwide, a leading international provider of electronic payment and banking solutions, announced that it had been selected by Ohio-based Franklin University to power its online payments. “When we set out to implement the self-service payment option with our Colleague software, we needed a trusted vendor...

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