American Express Announces 2012 U.S. Open Promo

American Express announced a series of offerings for both golf fans and American Express Cardmembers to enhance the 2012 U.S. Open Championship experience at The Olympic Club in San Francisco, Calif., including the release of its updated Course Curator digital concierge, the first-ever Golf Fitness Studio and the fan-favorite American Express CourseCast Radio. Located near the main entrance to the course, the American Express Championship Experience provides an extraordinary, interactive space for fans to learn more about the game of golf and the latest Championship news, improve their golf game, and enhance their experience while out on the course, including: Presented exclusively by American Express, golf fans on and off the course can follow all of the U.S. Open action on the ESPN Radio broadcast available on, the official iPhone Application of the U.S. Open and through CourseCast Radio earpieces. Radios will be available Thursday through Sunday. Fans can also tweet questions using #AskAmexGolf for a chance to have their question answered live, on-air by one of the ESPN golf commentators.

USA Technologies Issues Letter to Shareholders

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] USA Technologies wireless, cashless payment and M2M telemetry solutions for self-serve, small-ticket retailing industries, issued the following letter to shareholders: Dear Fellow USA Technologies Shareholder: We are writing to you today to set the record straight. We know that you have received many verbal and written communications from us as well…

Merchant Warehouse Enhances Payment Processing Solutions

Merchant Warehouse payment solutions enhanced its payments platform, providing enhanced payment processing solutions for POS developers and value added resellers (VARs) for petroleum merchants. Merchant Warehouse’s solutions have been available to partners for petroleum merchants for several years, but with recent significant platform enhancements, partners will recognize several key benefits including a simplified integration and expedited account boarding.

Toyota Park Installs the MICROS 9700 HMS Integrated POS

MICROS Systems has won the contract with the Village of Bridgeview and Toyota Park to integrate its MICROS POS solution for fans of the Chicago Fire Soccer Club. Toyota Park is a Chicago-based stadium which hosts a wide array of sporting and entertainment events for the area. The solution includes MICROS 9700 Hospitality Management System (HMS) with 92 Keyboard Workstation 270 (KW270) POS terminals for concession operations, 5 Workstation 5A (WS5A) touchscreen terminals for premium operations, and the MICROS Perpetual Inventory and Event Management Solution for increased control of operations.

TSYS Launches Value Added Resource Program

TSYS announced the launch of its new VAR Partner Connect Program, focused on TSYS’ extensive VAR partner relationships and provides TSYS clients access to industry-leading third-party payment processing applications across a range of industries. By engaging actively with TSYS, VAR partners will now have access to multiple avenues designed to give them visibility with TSYS clients, as well as more individualized partner support and advanced product and service notifications. The TSYS VAR Partner Connect Program gives clients access to hundreds of VAR partners utilizing a single Web-based touch point, which saves time and energy in searching for the perfect payment application while also providing VARs broad visibility across the payments industry.

IT Governance Toolkits help IT Professionals

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] The documentation toolkits that are published by IT Governance, the IT governance, risk management and compliance experts, will help IT professionals across Europe achieve their goals. These products help organisations achieve certification and implement complex frameworks that would otherwise have unnecessarily cost them thousands of Euros. Find out more here:…

Citi Set to Issue 2Q/12 Earnings Review

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Citigroup will issue its second quarter results via press release at approximately 8:00 a.m. (EDT) on Monday, July 16, 2012. At 10:00 a.m. (EDT), results will be reviewed via live webcast and teleconference. The press release, webcast and presentation materials will be available at A replay and transcript of the…

Cardtronics to Present at the William Blair Conference

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Cardtronics, the world’s largest retail ATM owner, announced that its chief executive officer, Steve Rathgaber, and chief financial officer, Chris Brewster, will be presenting on behalf of the company at the 32nd Annual William Blair Growth Stock Conference in Chicago on June 14 at 10:40 a.m. CDT. Investors and interested parties…

Data Compliance Opens Western Regional Office

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] CSR™, the leading provider of data compliance solutions and expert services that help businesses turn compliance into revenue, announced the opening of a new western regional office in Reno, Nev. Paul Nowling, CSR’s director of technical operations and support, will oversee office operations in addition to data compliance solutions development and…

TransCard Targets Hispanic Market in MidWest

TransCard launched the latest of its prepaid marketing programs, a bilingual campaign for the Unlimited Access reloadable prepaid card being piloted by First Bethany Bank in Oklahoma. The Unlimited Access prepaid card addresses the growing consumer demand for a low-cost, straightforward alternative to checking accounts and non-bank transaction; bill-pay and money transfer products. One low flat monthly fee opens the door to Unlimited loads and reloads, Unlimited transactions, Unlimited Access to cash, a suite of online bill-pay and money management tools, 24/7 live bilingual customer service and more. It charges no overdraft fees, no penalty fees and no interest charges. The pilot campaign for the Unlimited Access prepaid card will be equally untraditional and will include branch, field and experiential marketing promotions, supported by a grass roots financial literacy campaign.

CardinalCommerce Partners Planet Payment

CardinalCommerce Corporation remote commerce and Planet Payment international and multi-currency payment processing services integrated Cardinal’s “3-D Secure” solution with Planet Payment’s “iPAY” multi-currency eCommerce gateway. Cardinal Centinel provides online and mobile merchants with a solution to reduce fraudulent chargebacks, manual reviews and interchange rates. Online customers are asked to enter a PIN code at checkout, which is verified by the bank that issued the credit card. The 3-D Secure program is supported by Visa and MasterCard under the Verified by Visa® and MasterCard SecureCode® branded authentication initiatives. Planet Payment customers can now receive the fraud protection and benefits offered by the 3-D Secure programs.