CardFlash News Briefs: BLUESNAP (execs); RS (contract); UL (InfoGard); and PAYSCOUT (deal).
BLUESNAP – BlueSnap has hired three top executives to support the company’s commitment to delivering a frictionless checkout experience with maximized payment conversions for online merchants. With over 70 years of combined payments and technology experience, BlueSnap welcomes Scott Fitzgerald, Bob Botelle and Scott Conti.
RS – RS Software, a vertically integrated technology solution provider to the global digital payments industry, has been awarded a contract from the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) to build a Digital Payments Platform (DPP) to accommodate the continuing growth of e-commerce and digital payments in India.
UL – UL has acquired InfoGard, a market leader in accredited security assurance services for the payment sector and federally mandated IT security products, and positions UL in the healthcare IT and biometric secure authentication sectors. InfoGard is a recognized leader in developing and providing testing, auditing, consulting, and certification services to leading IT solution providers in the Federal, Payment, and Healthcare IT markets.
PAYSCOUT – Payscout has inked an agreement with China’s Vipshop Holdings, under the terms of which Payscout will provide global payment logistics for purchases from worldwide merchants on VIPShop.com, China’s largest flash sale website. Brands enjoying strong sales on VIPShop.com include Nike, Disney, Hanes, and Lee (owned by VF Corp.).