Android Pay is a new mobile payment solution that offers consumers further simplicity, security and choice when paying for things with and soon within their Android phones. Android Pay lets consumers use their phone to pay in stores with most credit or debit cards, across all NFC-enabled Android devices.
First Data is quickly emerging as a leading mobile payments provider. As mobile commerce grows at an explosive pace, First Data is uniquely positioned to create “frictionless commerce,” a complete commerce ecosystem to expand mobile usage to meet consumers’ evolving demands for omni-channel commerce that can be transacted anywhere.
First Data’s STAR® Network, the largest independent debit network, now also supports Android Pay transactions. STAR provides payment support for all channels, devices and cardholder verification methods.
First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. The company’s 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year.
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