Verifone has added another gizmo to its mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) portfolio. The new Verifone e265 offers independent and micro merchants the flexibility to accept all major payment types and integrate with smart devices for value-added commerce capabilities.
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Danish mobile payment app Swipp and Verifone Europe have inked an agreement to integrate Swipp as an accepted payment method for more than 30,000 Danish merchants using Verifone devices.
P97 Networks says its P97’s PetroZone Mobile Commerce and Digital Marketing Platform has been certified to integrate with Verifone’s cloud-based POS and site management software solutions”providing gas stations and convenience stores a combined, fully integrated solution for mobile payment acceptance in-store and at the pump.
Verifone has been approved by JCB to support J/Speedy v1.3 “making Verifone’s merchant clients the first to be able to accept this latest version of the contactless EMV payment program used by JCB cardholders.
Verifone’s Commander Site Controller and Ruby2 POS solutions have been selected by The Fikes Companies for deployment across its entire chain of CEFCO Convenience Stores.
POS systems provider Harbortouch has picked Verifone terminal and PIN pad solutions to provide next-generation EMV and NFC capabilities to its customers.
Verifone and Heartland Payment Systems have reignited their strategic alliance to launch key initiatives aimed at providing merchants with enhanced security and EMV-ready payment processing.
Cincinnati-based Vantiv has approved Verifone’s Secure Commerce Architecture (SCA) solution for connecting Verifone’s line of commerce-enabled MX 900 payment terminals directly with Vantiv’s class leading processing platform.
VeriFone plans to expand its taxi and media services to Istanbul and throughout Mexico’s Mayan Riviera. Through this expansion, VeriFone stands to provide more than 20,000 additional taxis with secure, in-taxi and mobile payments, mobile hailing and booking, and interactive multimedia content during passenger rides.
VeriFone and Heartland Payment Systems are clashing over claims that
Heartland is not able to support its customers that use VeriFone
terminals due to a patent infringement issue. VeriFone says it has
informed Heartland that it will terminate its support relationships with
Heartland, effective end of day December 31st. VeriFone says it is
taking action to prevent any disruption to merchants after determining
that the pending litigation over Heartlandâs continual infringement of a
VeriFone patent is likely to impact Heartlandâs ability to maintain
service levels with its customers. Meanwhile, Heartland has pending
litigation against VeriFone, in which Heartland claims that VeriFone is
attempting to line its own pockets by charging merchants unnecessary
recurring expenses. VeriFone estimates that 75% of Heartland customers
in the retail, restaurant and petroleum markets rely upon VeriFone
systems and is asking merchants to register for free support before
December 15th. Heartland says it customers should not be fooled by
VeriFoneâs offer. Heartland says it is fully capable of servicing all of
its customers and VeriFone is not able to support its customers.
Heartland says VeriFone canât because its customers operate on a
proprietary payments processing platforms. Heartland is the only entity
that can provide full service â including ongoing service of VeriFone
terminals â to them.
VeriFone and Mocapay have partnered to deliver mobile gift and
couponing on behalf of its customers, integrated with VeriFone
customer-facing payment systems. Mocapay has integrated and certified
with VeriFone’s “PAYware Connect” gateway to extend its reach and
availability to a broader set of merchants and to help expedite
certifications with new processors. Mocapay’s platform provides
merchants the ability to mobile-enable their existing gift and loyalty
programs through payment at the POS. Gift cardholders can transact at
the point-of-sale, access their account balance and transaction history,
find the nearest location, and reload their account from their mobile