Dallas-based Onyx Payments has acquired Spain-based Worldwide Payment Services (WPS). The deal comes on the heels of the company’s acquisition of Net Trans Services last month.
The U.S. Secret Service is reportedly investigating a potential breach of credit and debit card data at several Staples office supply locations in the Northeast. The potential major breach comes on the heels of the The Home Depot, Target, Neiman Marcus and Chase hackings.
U.S. bank credit card outstandings for the third quarter were essentially flat year-on-year (Y/Y), historically and disappointingly weak compared to the prior quarter. Rising a mere 70 basis points (bps) from one-year ago.
Discover continues to outpace the four top Visa and MasterCard issuers with solid growth in third quarter outstandings. However, Discover’s gross dollar volume (GDV) rose 5.9% to $31.7 billion, below the Big 4 Visa and MasterCard issuers.
CA-based MyECheck has inked a deal to implement and deliver its electronic check services to national coffee vendor, Dad’s Roast Custom Coffee.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items including direct mail, print ads, TV ads, etc. today features the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card – “Sundance 2014” TV ad.
CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 card images today features the Kartu Kredit BNI JCB Platinum .The card is issued by Bank Negara Indonesia .
Austin, TX-based Mozido has rolled out an initial mobile loyalty pilot program with El Salvador QSR franchise, Mister Donut. El Salvador’s has a 124% mobile adoption rate.
NCR Silver mobile POS system for small businesses is now offering remote payment and order ahead capabilities that are compatible and operable with Apple Pay.
TN-based EFT Source reports NJ-based Atlantic Stewardship Bank after implementing the Card@Once system realized a 7.32% year-over-year increase in interchange revenue within the first month. EFT Source is a provider of turnkey card programs and personalization services for ATM and debit cards for financial institutions.
OR-based Prime Factors announced that Arroweye Solutions has updated its automated crypto key management with EncryptRIGHT. The development amps up payment card security against hacking threats.
There are $8.6 billion in projected mobile commerce sales losses due to outdated mobile checkout processes. A new, all-in-one credit card and identification scanning technology solution for mobile retailers has been introduced.