London and Los Angeles-based inAuth snagged a new top executive from Monitise. Lisa Stanton, formerly the President of the Americas for Monitise, will now serve as InAuth CEO.
NY-based CardFlight and NY-based Merchants’ Choice Payment Solutions have teamed to provide a custom mobile POS solution to merchants through its sponsor bank’s network of retail branches.
U.S. American Express cardholders who are enrolled in the Membership Rewards program can now use Membership Rewards points for Airbnb eGift cards.
The maker of the first and largest valet parking apps for consumers and operators that offers interactivity, seamless mobile payments and on-demand services, added two top executives.
Global mobile marketing is expected to grow at a CAGR of 28.8% through 2019. Over the past few years SMS marketing has become a legitimate advertising channel in some parts of the world.
The world’s first interactive payment card technology with a built-in computer enables consumers to instantly switch to different currencies with the touch of a button on the card. The new interactive MasterCard is powered by Pittsburgh-based Dynamics and will be offered to issuers globally.
Miami-based YellowPepper has rolled-out the Yepex Smart Wallet in Latin America. The Company recently collaborated with eGlobal, Mexico’s
largest electronic payment processor.
Chick-fil-A has introduced mobile payment and mobile ordering within the Chick-fil-A Mobile App in more than 130 Chick-fil-A restaurants in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Orlando and Washington, D.C. Chick-fil-A’s mobile ordering pilot began in early 2013 and the popular QSR will expand mobile payments throughout 2015.
TX-based SignaPay announced the acquisition of PayHub. PayHub was founded in 2011 and was built to provide an advanced virtual terminal and a recurring billing solution that evolved to a mobile and eCommerce solution with API features.
MasterCard has kicked-off Priceless Surprises to cardholders paying with their MasterCard with Apple Pay. A new 30 second TV spot features Gwen Stefani who, with the help of a “Surprise launcher,” sends Priceless Surprises to cardholders.
Switzerland-based BPC Banking Open System announced SmartVista has been selected by Innervation Value Added Services, South Africa who is to develop new card business. Innervation has launched a full Third Party Processing Business and BPC’s solution will provide the company with all the capabilities needed to quickly create and launch a wide range of innovative local and international payment products. Innervation will use the new solution to support its customers across the African continent. Using SmartVista Innervation will launch a range of specifically tailored solutions for its clients, including instalment and revolving credit, gift, loyalty and pre-paid payment cards, travel cards and virtual accounts/wallets.
NYC-based Payoneer is now facilitating payouts for merchant suppliers on San Francisco-based Wish, a top mobile social e-commerce application that offers consumers a highly personalized shopping experience. Over the past three years, Wish has quickly grown to host more than tens of millions of users worldwide.