CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 images today features the Barnes & Noble MasterCard.
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Zhongshan Branch (“ICBC Zongshan”) will expand its use of NCR APTRA OptiCash software to cover its entire network of 600 ATMs. ICBC Zhongshan commenced the pilot for NCR APTRA OptiCash service platform in January 2015.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the “Global Interchange Regulation: Pandora’s Box for Commercial Cards?” report by Mercator.
Synchrony Connect digital portal marks the full rollout of the exclusive program for businesses. The newly launched Synchrony online portal links partners with Synchrony expertise and insights through whitepapers, videos and webinars on a range of topics and tips, from multi-generational strategies to cybersecurity.
Digital Dining is has been certified by Heartland Payment Systems (HPS) and together they are now offering an EMV-ready and Heartland Secure out-of-scope, POS solution to U.S. restaurants.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: CLUTCH (POS on Cloud); WORLDPAY (WildWorks); SAM’S CLUB (small biz) and ZAPPER (AppWatch).
Purchase dollar volume (PDV) for Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards (credit + debit) in the U.S. climbed 7.6% year-on-year (YOY) in Q2/15 reaching a record $1205 billion, according to CardData. RAM Research now predicts annual U.S. credit card PDV will top $4.1 trillion by 2019 and U.S. credit card PDV will approach $2.7 trillion.
About three dozen new merchants, ranging from Best Buy and Under Armour to Barnes & Noble and Taco Bell in the US, have signed on to offer Visa Checkout. New merchants from Australia, Canada and Columbia have jumped on the rapidly expanding bandwagon.
MobileCrypt announced the immediate availability of “MobileCrypt for Good,” which brings government certified hardware-level security to the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform.
CTIA-The Wireless Association announces finalists in its three awards programs”Hot for the Holidays, Emerging Technology (E-Tech) and The MobITs. CTIA will showcase entrants’ products and services and announce the winners Thursday, September 10 at CTIA Super Mobility 2015.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Campbell Kan, Vice President of Operations and Asia Sales for NEXT Biometrics.
Younger generations are less reliant on credit cards than previous generations. Additionally, both Gen Xers and Baby Boomers are more cash-strapped and debt-dependent than Millennials.