The Payment Alliance International (PAI) and CardFlight have inked a deal for EMV mobile POS (mPOS). PAI will offer CardFlight’s EMV mPOS acceptance solutions to its market partner distribution network and merchant customers nationwide.
CardFlight’s flagship SwipeSimple mPOS product will be offered under the name PAImobile® Plus which will be PAI’s preferred mPOS solution for merchants wanting to accept mobile payments and manage their businesses via smartphones and tablets.
The multi-faceted co-branded solution provides encrypted EMV-ready mobile card readers that attach to iOS and Android devices via audio jack, payment acceptance applications, a real-time reporting and administrative dashboard, and a reseller portal for easy on-boarding and portfolio management. Transactions will be processed by PAI through CardFlight’s Payment Card Industry (PCI) Level 1 compliant payment gateway.
Payment Alliance International (PAI) offers comprehensive payment and small business solutions including credit, debit, check services and prepaid card acceptance services … all designed to maximize customer success and make business easy. PAI is also one of the nation’s largest deployers of ATMs, provides ATM processing and maintenance services, ATM equipment sales and support, and ATM branding programs. Payment Alliance International is based in Louisville, Ky.
CardFlight is a provider of tools and technology to help merchants accept in-person credit card payments on iOS and Android devices. They offer developer tools and software developer kits that allow retailers and vertical solution providers to easily build their own custom POS software. Additionally, CardFlight’s SwipeSimple turnkey mobile application helps merchant service providers, banks and other financial institutions offer a mobile point-of-sale solution to their customers without having to build their own technology from scratch.
CardFlight’s technology platform also includes encrypted card readers and a PCI Level 1 compliant payment gateway that supports over 20 different processors to provide clients with complete mobile payments and mobile POS (mPOS) solutions. In 2014, CardFlight was awarded the Technology Innovation Award by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing companies that offer electronic transaction processing products and services.
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