MIST Inc., a leader in
wireless transaction technology, applications and other information management
technologies, announced its MIST Freedom II wireless point-of-sale
terminal now has received certification with Paymentech.
Paymentech is a full-service provider of secure and reliable electronic payment
The MIST Freedom II is certified on Paymentech’s point-of-sale processing
network and Paymentech Network Services. The certification will fully support
and help continue Paymentech’s goal of offering a variety of wireless POS
options to its vast merchant and client base.
“At Paymentech, we have a history of providing comprehensive services and value
to our merchants,” explains Paymentech’s George Wilcox, Group Executive Product
Management. “Certifying the MIST Freedom II POS terminal is another way we can
enhance both the quality and selection of products in the evolving wireless
MIST’s Freedom II terminal is a secure, interactive, hand-held portable device
that allows users to complete debit and credit card transactions. Because MIST
Freedom II is wireless with its own built-in printer, it allows users to
maximize their roaming and sales capabilities, enhancing the appeal and overall
convenience for debit and credit card customers.
“We are very pleased that Paymentech, one of the leading payment processors,
has certified the MIST Freedom II wireless terminal,” says Cathy Kenworthy,
vice president, U.S. sales of MIST Inc. “The MIST Freedom II’s technology and
ergonomic design offers merchants speed, reliability and security along with
the ability to operate using extensive coverage. With certification from
Paymentech, MIST continues to showcase its full commitment to the American
MIST Freedom II accommodates a variety of geographical locations and coverage
areas and also is compatible with MIST’s new gateway technology known as
About MIST Inc.
MIST Inc., a leading global provider of wireless, transaction-enabling
technologies, designs, manufactures and distributes wireless and wired
point-of-sale solutions. The MIST “Freedom family” of wireless transaction
terminals was developed to complement its range of existing products. The MIST
FreedomGate provides gateway services with value-added options such as
messaging, time and attendance and e-commerce. With facilities in Canada, the
United States and Japan, MIST’s clients include North American and
international banks, financial institutions, credit and debit card processors,
as well as retail, hotel, restaurant, healthcare and loyalty customers. For
more information, visit www.mistwireless.com
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Dallas-based Paymentech, the payment solutions company(TM), delivers secure and
reliable electronic payment services in merchant acquiring and point-of-sale
transaction processing. Paymentech
(www.paymentech.com) processed approximately
3.4 billion transactions and $109 billion in bankcard sales volume in 2000.
Founded in 1985, Paymentech is the nation’s premier processor and acquirer of
credit card transactions.