In Other News: PAYJUNCTION (office); TESCO (MasterCard); 3DCART (update); and CXC (Qwil).
PAYJUNCTION – PayJunction, answering strong demand for its electronic payment processing software and financial services, opened the doors to a new office space in Santa Barbara, CA. Between the original State Street headquarters and new Carillo office, PayJunction now occupies 15,000 square feet of prime downtown Santa Barbara real estate.
TESCO – Tesco Bank and MasterCard inked a strategic partnership to enhance mobile and digital payments at the retailer to make it easier for Tesco customers to pay. The partnership will identify and deliver new safe and secure digital payments solutions for customers when shopping in-store, online and on mobile devices.
3DCART -Ecommerce software leader 3dcart has released a major update to its shopping cart platform, including hundreds of improvements that include simple RMA processing, a dynamic platform for managing customer relationships (CRM), an easy-to-use gift registry for customers, ecommerce blogging capabilities that match the look and feel of an online store, store credits, new payment platforms through Vantiv and Amazon Payments, and effective ways to slow cart abandonment.
CXC – CXC Global and fintech pioneer Qwil have inked a formal partnership to provide instant access to compensation for CXC Global’s contractors through the Qwil app. The collaboration commences in the United States and Canada with plans for global expansion.