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.
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.
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 .
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.
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 MasterCard – “One More Day” TV ad from July 2014.
Bank credit card purchase dollar volume (PDV) increased 8.6% year-on-year (Y/Y) and 0.7% quarter-on quarter (Q/Q) in the third quarter (Q3/14), as outstandings continue to contract. The change in consumer behavior is significant for issuers who rely on interest income to subsidize purchase-based reward program expenses, according to CardData.
No surpise — but rewards or offers continue to be the biggest controllable factor to influence the card of choice. Also, consumers are concerned about the security of their payment cards and are increasingly aware of security related features including mobile fraud and risk tools.
Shopping is changing rapidly as store foot traffic declines as web site clicks soar. Also, the number of consumers willing make a purchase of $500 or more within the next 12 months is growing.
While many analysts indicate President Obama’s Executive Order to mandate chip payment cards for government benefits was a pure political move, others applaud the action.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs da tabase of card industry movers and shakers today features Maeve McKenna Duska, Vice President of Marketing for USA Technologies. USA Technologies is a leader of wireless, cashless payment and M2M telemetry solutions for small-ticket, self-serve retailing industries. ePort Connect is the company’s flagship service platform, a PCI-compliant, end-to-end suite of cashless payment and telemetry services specially tailored to fit the needs of small ticket, self-service retailing industries.
Seeing a product in a store, then buying it online from another retailer using a smartphone – dropped from 37% in the US last year to 28% in 2014. But “webrooming,” in which consumers buy in a store after researching a purchase online using a smartphone, was reported by an even higher proportion of respondents, 41%.