MD-based StayNTouch has inked another client for its hotel software solutions. Great Wolf Lodge in Williamsburg, Virginia will use the Company’s cloud PMS Mobile Overlay Platform.
Atlanta-based Bluefin Payment Systems has teamed with PCI University to provide an educational PCI compliance suite to Bluefin’s U.S. and Canadian merchant base.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the NXT-ID ”Wocket Smart Wallet” TV ad from 2014.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: Westlake Financial (ACI); NCR (Waffle House); PaySimple (RainMaker); and Smart Aisle (Foodies).
IL-based Infinite Peripherals has ankled payment industry veteran Tom McCole to the newly created position of mobile commerce strategy director.
U.S. Bank has invested and joined clearXchange, the largest bank-focused digital payments network in the U.S. The investment will also afford the opportunity to explore other ways the payment exchange network could develop from its unified, omnichannel approach to customer service.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Talbott Roche, President of Blackhawk Network.
Brazil’s Itaú has inked a new 20-year agreement with MasterCard. As part of the agreement, Itaú and MasterCard will establish and operate a new electronic payments network in Brazil.
Through TouchSuite’s Gift Card Exchange (GCE) merchants of TouchSuite’s Lightning Payment solution may now accept the gift cards of more than 100 top brands as a form of payment from their customers.
Bankrate reported commissions for signing up new credit cardholders for issuers of $60.1 million for the fourth quarter, compared to $62.8 million in the prior quarter. Total revenue for Q4/14 is approximately $136.5 million.
Most bank fraud involves the use of false or anonymous identities. The growing concern however, lies with cybersecurity, as respondents named virus/malware installation and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks as two of the top three fraud-related threat
Discover’s U.S. Purchase Dollar Volume (PDV) is growing 4.7% annually. slower than its peer group, however Discover is outpacing the top Visa and MasterCard in outstandings growth. RAM Research forecasts Q1/15 U.S. PDV will slightly exceed $27 billion.