BRIEFS – FAPS; WALTZ; MERCATOR; and MASTERCARD

In Other News: FAPS (ASTREX); WALTZ (investors); MERCATOR (report); and MASTERCARD (China). FAPS – First American Payment Systems and UL Transaction Security have partnered together to offer ASTREX, a real-time payments simulator, to reduce development time and streamline EMV validation for ISVs and VARs. Paired with First American’s semi-integrated EMV solution, the testing environment will…

WEX Fleet SmartHub Mobile App Offers Real-Time Control

WEX Fleet SmartHub Mobile App Offers Real-Time Control

Corporate payment solutions provider, WEX, has introduced a new mobile app enabling business managers access to their account information anytime and anywhere. Fleet SmartHub also helps improve efficiencies, reduce late fees, gain valuable insights and control unauthorized driver spending. The first-of-its-kind mobile app, SmartHub provides convenient, real-time access to features that allow fleet managers the…

Apriva and iPayment to Tackle SMB Mobile POS EMV Market

Apriva and iPayment to Tackle SMB Mobile POS EMV Market

Apriva and iPayment have inked a deal to extend their partnership to provide EMV capable solutions to small and mid-sized businesses (SMB) using mobile points of sale. This extension of iPayment’s point of sale (POS) solutions brings EMV functionality to customers using their mobile payment application, iPayment MobilePay. iPayment MobilePay is a unique white-labeled version…

Enter Verifone Carbon the Future of Experiential POS

Enter Verifone Carbon the Future of Experiential POS

Verifone unveils a sleek, flexible and integrated POS leveraging powerful capabilities and applications to transform the checkout process into a special experience merchants and consumers. Verifone Carbon is the result of Verifone’s commitment to transforming the POS, where we are connecting merchants to new differentiating opportunities and consumers to intuitive, enjoyable experiences. Verifone Carbon offers…

FEIG’s cVEND Contactless Payment Terminals Coming

FEIG’s cVEND Contactless Payment Terminals Coming

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] GA-based FEIG Electronics is unleashing its new cVEND secure payment solution next week. FEIG’s cVEND contactless payment terminals incorporate the Cardtek EMV Level 2 Kernel (L2K), providing certified EMV-related payment and security functionality on cVEND plug-in modules and standalone card readers. Together, cVEND payment devices and the Cardtek L2K are tightly…

ProPay inks El Paso Area Teachers FCU for LenderPay Solution

ProPay inks El Paso Area Teachers FCU for LenderPay Solution

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] TSYS’ ProPay ankled El Paso Area Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU) for its ProPay’s LenderPay solution to help provide members with new loan payment options above and beyond mobile apps and online bill pay. Members can now use their preferred debit card, credit card or bank account to pay TFCU loans…

Horizon Beverage to Deploy FTNI’s Payments Platform

Horizon Beverage to Deploy FTNI’s Payments Platform

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Omaha-based Financial Transmission Network (FTNI) and Horizon Beverage Group have successfully launched a new online payment portal for its customers leveraging FTNI’s ETran Integrated Receivables platform for the online acceptance, processing and posting of ACH transactions. Distributors of beer, wine and spirits in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont,…

EPX Powers GuestVision for EMV Readiness

EPX Powers GuestVision for EMV Readiness

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Electronic Payment Exchange (EPX) has buddied with GuestVision Technology Solutions to function as the company’s preferred EMV payment processor. Through this partnership, EPX will provide GuestVision with EMV-ready, fully integrated payments solutions for its customers, including Fantastic Sams locations nationwide. GuestVision Technology Solutions offers complete POS solutions and software for schools,…

Merchant Link Releases EMV for Oracle Merchants

Merchant Link Releases EMV for Oracle Merchants

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MD-based Merchant Link as launched EMV for Oracle Hospitality’s Restaurant iPOS Suite, including 3700, 9700, Simphony 1, and Simphony 2. Out of the lab and into pilot and production, Merchant Link has released EMV for Oracle merchants. Merchant Link provides a comprehensive security suite of products, including tokenization, point-to-point encryption, and…

Aeroméxico to Deploy NCR’s TouchPort 120 Kiosks

Aeroméxico to Deploy NCR’s TouchPort 120 Kiosks

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] NCR is providing TouchPort 120 SelfServ kiosks to Aeroméxico, the largest airline in Mexico, to help expedite the airline’s check-in process and provide customers a convenient alternative to service counter transactions. Aeromexico passengers will be able to check-in, choose and upgrade their seats, check bags, and purchase in-flight commodities such as…

Payment Savvy Puts a New Twist Into Payment Processing

Payment Savvy Puts a New Twist Into Payment Processing

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Payment Savvy has unveiled a new “convenience fee solution” that includes free payment processing. The new convenience fee payment processing will allow clients to accept credit and debit cards as well as electronic checks at no cost. This new service will be especially useful for billing companies and account receivables businesses.…