CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Steve Fredette, President & Co-founder of Toast.
Australian retail technology specialist, Lokket has teamed up with Eagle Eye Solutions (Asia Pacific) to pioneer mobile engagement solution for Australian retailers by integrating Apple Wallet (formerly Passbook) with Chip & Pin (EMV) known in Australia as Eftpos. Creating a closed loop mobile engagement automation platform redeemable at existing credit card terminals.
MS-based Renasant MasterCard debit cardholders now have access to payments through Apple Pay. When paying for goods and services within apps, Apple Pay is compatible with iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3.
Target, the nation’s most innovative retailer, will start testing beacon technology in 50 of its stores nationwide. With beacon technology, the company says it will be able to send information about deals as well as recommendations directly to consumers’ smartphones, provided they opt in to receive these alerts.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: ACI (Celent); APPLE PAY (Pei Wei); MASTERCARD (India ActionAID); and GEMALTO (HSM).
Flint Mobile, a mobile payment service that allows small businesses, freelancers and non-profits to get paid by credit card through a free mobile app that requires no external card reader, has added enhancements to its iOS app that leverage Apple’s expanding digital wallet ecosystem.
PSCU announced the appointments of Cathy Pace, President and CEO, Allegacy Federal Credit Union, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and Andrew Rosen, President and CEO, Hawaii State Federal Credit Union, Honolulu.
Santander UK has launched the group money management app KiTTi – the first virtual ‘cash kitty’ of its kind. The app allows up to 100 friends to create collective pots of money, monitor and manage transactions, and pay using the KiTTi prepaid contactless MasterCard.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features KOAMTAC.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: AFI (MasterCard); CSI (GBTA); CHASE (homepage); and CHECKALT (First Service CU).
San Francisco-based InMobi, a mobile advertising platform has unveiled Miip, a revolutionary discovery platform that transforms advertising into moments of discovery for users and set to turn the market upside down.
Apple Pay is now live in the UK, and MasterCard has announced it will offer its cardholders immediate access to the new service helping them to use their cards where and how they want with a seamless experience.