Starbucks will introduce for the first time Mobile Order and Pay in stores within the Portland area before the end of the calendar year. Starbucks is also beefing-up its My Starbucks Rewards loyalty program.
Amsterdam-based Mobbr has unveiled the world’s first and only crowd payments platform for the collaborative economy. Mobbr Crowd Payments unlocks the true potential of crowd-sourced labor.
goSwiff mobile commerce and marketing launched a PINPad card reader to boost the efficiency and security of cashless mobile transactions across a range of markets. goSwiff’s pocket-sized PINPad card reader allows banks, MNOs and merchants to accept fast, safe mPOS transactions through their mobile devices on the go, so that no sales opportunity is missed. goSwiff PINPad is the only card reader in the market designed from the ground up for mobile payments in harsh environments. The goSwiff PINPad can cater to a wide range of mobile devices, offering great flexibility in terms of which platforms you wish to facilitate transactions on. With its Bluetooth V3.0 (Class II) connection, any mobile device is invited to take advantage of all that PINPad has to offer.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items including direct mail, print ads, TV ads, etc. today features the Discover it Card – “Investigators” from July 2013.
NC-based Pensmore Software launched a product that will greatly simplify the way merchants record their merchant service specific sales data into QuickBooks Online.
Atlanta-based Entersekt,has been awarded a U.S. Patent for its mobile-enabled secure transaction authentication software. The patent covers Entersekt’s fully out-of-band transaction verification for its Transakt product.
goSwiff mobile commerce and marketing launched a PINPad card reader to boost the efficiency and security of cashless mobile transactions across a range of markets. goSwiff PINPad is the only card reader in the market designed from the ground up for mobile payments in harsh environments.
American Express (AmEx) reported U.S. card service after-tax income rose 13.7% year-on-year (Y/Y) in the third quarter (Q3/14) to $889 million, compared to $782 million one-year ago.
eBay’s PayPal net total payment volume (TPV) grew 29% with Merchant Services volume up 37% and on-eBay volume up 9%. Revenue grew to $2.0 billion.
Payment solutions and card technology provider Morpho (Safran) has teamed with Perfect Plastic Printing to accelerate their partnership in EMV card production.
The world’s largest retail ATM owner/operator, is now taking ATMs to the next level by adding digital rewards, money-saving deals and discounts. The new ALLTM™ Network from Cardtronics offers the new cash + digital rewards at stores hosting an ALLTM.
London-based CellPoint Mobile has launched the Mobile Fraud Suite to help airlines combat, detect and prevent the emerging and growing issue of loyalty fraud in frequent-flyer and airline miles programs.