Chargebacks911 has landed Michael Caruana as Vice President of Business Development who will run its New York office. Carrion has 20 years’ experience with MasterCard, ReD and SilverTail.
ME-based CashStar has teamed with PayPal to integrate CashStar-powered digital gift cards from its large network of top retailer and restaurant brands in the eBay marketplace and the PayPal Digital Gifts store.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Stanley Linkous, Senior Vice President for Primax.
Staples says the breach that occurred this past summer affected 1.16 million credit and debit cards. Staples’ data security experts detected that criminals deployed malware to some point-of-sale systems at 115 of its more than 1,400 U.S. retail stores.
AZ-based 5th Dimension Logistics has added the Card Account Updater feature to its 5th Dimension Payment Gateway. The Account Updater enables merchants to automatically retrieve updated credit card information when consumer’s cards expire while subscribed to a recurring billing plan.
The latest American Express Spending & Saving Tracker finds
more than three in four Americans find re-gifting socially acceptable. Also, the day after Christmas is becoming a more popular day to hit the stores than Black Friday.
Ticketmaster is supporting Apple Pay with the latest update to its iOS app. Ticketmaster fans will be able to make quick, convenient and secure purchases using Apple Pay with Touch ID, making shopping easier than ever.
Cloud-based technology provider ShopKeep is integrating the email marketing platform MailChimp. The integration allows ShopKeep merchants to engage with their most loyal customers through customized email messages based on insights into their purchase behavior.
Atlanta-based MobileRecharge.com has launched MobileRecharge, an app for iOS and Android devices. The app is free to download on App Store and Google Play.
Financial Transmission Network (FTNI) has introduced the new ETran Mobile iOS software development kits (SDKs) enabling companies to embed mobile invoice presentment and payment processing functionality within iOS mobile applications.
Minneapolis-based bogopogo launched its new FRAMPLE (Free + Sample) plan providing absolutely free mobile coupon access to all restaurants across the United States to promote their best restaurant deal.
Visa is expected to gain another 10 basis points (bps) in marketshare in the fourth quarter. At the end of Q3/14, VS remained the U.S. giant with a 58.9% market share, compared to 26.1% for MC, 13.3% for AX and 2.5% for DS, according to CardData.