In Other News: AMEX (rewards); TO-INCREASE (ERP); GPN (Singapore); and CLEARENT (buttons).
AMEX – To celebrate 25 years of the Membership Rewards program, American Express debuted the Anniversary Collection, a curated collection of premium entertainment, sports and dining experiences, all available with Membership Rewards points. The collection opens up once-in-a-lifetime experiences for Card Members, with rewards ranging from a private dinner alongside Michelangelo’s David at the Galleria dell’Accademia to sought-after and sold-out tickets to see marquee artists, bands and theatre performances, including Hamilton (on Broadway).
TO-INCREASE – To assist businesses in achieving the best possible balance between security and usability in their enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems while also keeping costs under control, Netherlands-based To-Increase is launching Dynamic Security Management for Microsoft Dynamics AX. Designed for a fast, simple implementation and easy use, the solution is available through the To-Increase partner network to any organization that uses, upgrades, or newly deploys Microsoft Dynamics AX.
GPN – Global Payments, a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, is pleased to offer merchants in Singapore the ability to accept Android Pay, which will offer a range of choices for Android mobile users in-store and in-app.
CLEARENT – Clearent, one of the fastest-growing payment processing companies in the U.S., announced the release of its Hosted Payment buttons and forms. With eCommerce sales totaling $341.7 billion in 2015 and growing by 36.2% annually, now more than ever, online retailers are looking for innovative, secure digital payment methods. Hosted payments provide an innovative way to securely accept digital payments virtually anywhere.