TouchSuite Firefly Salon POS now enables users to simply program appointment reminders to send to clients at a preselected time frame prior to their scheduled appointment for 10 cents per text.
Sionic Mobile launched its all-new ION Rewards app v4.0 for consumers, free in both App Store and Play. The latest release introduces new features and functionality including an interactive user interface, simple, yet secure two-tap checkout process and instant, real-time rewards for every purchase completed using the app.
MasterCard continues to outpace Visa in the Latin America Caribbean (LAC) region in year-on-year (YOY) growth in gross dollar volume (GDV), on a local currency basis. According to CardData, MasterCard’s LAC YOY GDV growth has consistently exceeded Visa’s growth for the prior seven quarters.
American Express U.S. credit card outstandings are growing by 7.3% year-on-year (YOY) and likely to top $67 billion in the fourth quarter. U.S. Card Services reported first-quarter net income of $934 million, up 7% from $876 million a year ago, according to CardData
While Visa continues to control 70% of the U.S. general purpose debit card market, MasterCard is outpacing Visa in year-on-year (YOY) growth, based on gross dollar volume (GDV), according to CardData. Forecaster RAM Research expects the U.S. V+M market to reach $2575 billion for 2015.