NY-based ShopKeep, the cloud-based technology and business management solution for more than 20,000 small businesses, has ankled Michael DeSimone as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features Cubic.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: ACI (board); AMEX (study); CSI (China); and NAB (award).
Visa and Williams-Sonoma announced that Visa Checkout, the online check out service that Visa launched less than a year ago, is now live online at Williams-Sonoma, America’s leader in high-quality cookware and tools, electrics and entertaining essentials. With Visa Checkout, Williams-Sonoma customers now have a fast, easy and secure way to pay online.
Pierre Omidya who founded eBay as a sole proprietorship in September 1995 remains on eBay’s Board following their divorce with PayPal. He has been a director and Chairman of the Board since eBay’s incorporation in May 1996.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles features POS software provider TouchSuite.
TSYS has named Thomas Boyer as president of TSYS Merchant Solutions, its direct acquiring business unit. Prior to joining TSYS, Boyer was senior vice president, portfolio management, at Bank of America Merchant Services.
EVERTEC has named former Diebold CEO, Thomas Swidarski to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director and member of the Board’s Compensation Committee.
GA-based FleetCor Technologies has completed the previously announced acquisition of Comdata from Ceridian. The deal was valued around $3.45 billion.
MasterCard Multi-currency Cash Passport card enters Japan. Issued by Travelex Japan the card can be preloaded with Japanese Yen, US Dollars, Euro, British Pounds, Australian Dollars, New Zealand Dollars and Canadian Dollars.
FleetCor Technologies fuel cards and workforce payment products has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Comdata from Ceridian for $3.45 billion. Concurrent with the closing of the acquisition, a representative from THL will be appointed to the FleetCor board of directors.Comdata provides fleet, virtual card, and gift card solutions to over 20,000 customers and has approximately 1,300 employees to facilitate over $54 billion in payments annually. Cash payments will be used to pay off Comdata’s outstanding indebtedness.
Visa announced the launch of Visa Checkout, a quick and easy payment service that enables consumers throughout the United States, Canada and Australia to pay for goods online, on any device. For consumers and online retailers, Visa Checkout offers an easy and secure way to pay online. Enrolling in Visa Checkout is intuitive and simple, and shoppers can use any Visa debit or credit card or even other branded cards to make purchases from a PC, mobile device or within a mobile app. Once enrolled, shoppers simply provide their username and password to complete the payment process — without ever having to leave the merchant’s website. Visa Checkout replaces the V.me by Visa service, first introduced in 2012. Leading payments card issuers, community banks, and credit unions are all participating in Visa Checkout.