In today’s CardFlash News Que: TSYS (ASTREX); ACCULYNK (TouchPay); ECI (Clover Mini); and HPS (pcAmerica).
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the R2 Retail Reinvention, August 4-5 conference at Chicago’s McCormick Place.
Hong Kong-based BBPOS is unveiling its new Chipper 2X device in the third quarter, the only mobile card payment acceptance solution that integrates magstripe, EMV and NFC contactless compatibility into a single compact audio jack-based design.
ME-based WEX has been selected to provide its full suite of corporate payments solutions to ServiceMaster Global. Through this agreement, all corporate and participating franchise vehicles within ServiceMaster’s network of well-recognized brands including Terminix and Merry Maids, with an estimated fleet size of 6,600, will utilize WEX’s fleet, virtual and analytics solutions.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the Capital One “Visigoths” TV Spot.
Baar, Switzerland-based BPC Banking Technologies has launched SmartVista Host Card Emulation (HCE) solution ready to be implemented as an integrated or stand-alone module or as a service. SmartVista HCE solution is compliant to all functional and security standards set by international payment systems.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features LoopPay.
Discover is rewarding new student cardmembers with $20 in Cashback Bonus® if their grade point average is 3.0 (or equivalent) or higher each year they are enrolled in school, for the first five years from the account opening.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Prakash Kirpalani, President APAC Processing Services for Quatrro Processing Services.
Alliance Data’s Epsilon business has inked a new long-term agreement to provide co-brand affinity credit card services for Univision Communications (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America. Alliance Data’s Epsilon business also currently provides marketing services and data services to UCI.
Naples, FL-based ACI Worldwide reported overall sales bookings for the second quarter (Q2/15), including term extensions, increased 24% year-on-year (YOY).. New sales bookings, net of term extensions (SNET), increased 18% compared to the prior year quarter.
Mobile point of sale (mPoS) growth continues as the technology deepens its reach across vertical industries, merchant tiers and geographies. It is now projected he global mPoS installed base will grow from 13.3 million units today to 54.03 million units in 2019.