In Other News: MASTERCARD (Fivory); UNIONPAY (cruises); PRAIRIE (m-wallet); and DEALERSOCKET (ProPay).
MASTERCARD – Auchan Retail France, Oney and MasterCard join Fivory to accelerate the adoption and the roll-out of mobile payment and the dematerialization of the purchasing journey. All these players indeed participate in the development of a new open ecosystem, adapted to every player of the trade industry, including those of mass retail. Fivory now has three new key partners, along with the Crédit Mutuel and Total Group. Already used by many merchants, the Fivory application sees its legitimacy strengthened thanks to its roll-out in all Auchan Retail France’s stores.
UNIONPAY – UnionPay announced its cooperation with Royal Caribbean Cruises, with which “Voyager of the Seas”, “Quantum of the Seas”, “Ovation of the Seas” and “Mariner of the Seas” of the Cruises would provide exclusive privileges for UnionPay card June 22 to October 12.
PRAIRIE – Prairie Cloudware, an innovator in omnichannel digital payments services, announced its Digital Payments Guardian mobile wallet is live with a multi-billion dollar regional bank, facilitating tap and pay transactions with tokenized credit or debit card numbers contained in a secure, bank-branded mobile wallet environment.
DEALERSOCKET – DealerSocket’s FEX DMS has added to Independent dealers’ payment processing options by fully integrating with ProPay’s LenderPay platform, a leading credit processing platform for complete, end-to-end payment solutions that are simple, secure and affordable. This partnership will provide FEX users with more options to select the credit processor that best serves their dealership’s unique needs.