In Other News: INGENICO (Datacap); JCB (CSR); FAYSAL (MasterCard); and OT (Discover).
INGENICO Ingenico and Datacap Systems, an integrated payments middleware provider, announced the installation of its Pay-at-the-Table solution at Uncle Oogie’s, a New Jersey and Philadelphia-based chain of pizzerias. Using Ingenico Group’s smart terminals, Datacap’s point of sale partner, PDQ Signature Systems was able to streamline the Pay-at-the-Table implementation for Uncle Oogie’s.
JCB – JCB announced the introduction of corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. JCB selected four priority areas to address in response to the expectations of stakeholders and society: education, protection of the environment, international support and disaster recovery support. JCB is focusing its CSR activities especially on the Asia Pacific region in 2016.
FAYSAL – Ushering in a new era of exclusivity in Pakistan’s vibrant banking sector, Mastercard and Faysal Bank, one of Pakistan’s leading banks, signed an agreement for the Faysal Bank World Debit Mastercard. Designed to provide the bank’s private banking customers with a range of priceless travel and lifestyle benefits, the products will offer a gateway for cardholders to enjoy exclusive privileges reserved only for the global elite.
OT – Oberthur Technologies announced that its dual EMV payment cards are certified by Discover with its latest specifications, D-Payment Application Specification (D-PAS) version 1.1. These cards can be used worldwide across the Discover Global Network, which includes Discover Network, Diners Club International, PULSE and affiliated networks.