QSR Online Ordering Boosts Tickets by 26%

QSR Online Ordering Boosts Tickets by 26%

A new study found 40% of frequent restaurant visitors prefer to order online, and spend 26% more per online order at quick service restaurants (QSRs) and 13% more in casual and fast casual establishments.   The Deloitte Consulting report: “The restaurant of the future: Creating the next-generation customer experience,” uncovers the options that surveyed restaurant…

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OT and Toppan Buddy to Offer a Dynamic Cryptogram Payment Card

OT and Toppan Buddy to Offer a Dynamic Cryptogram Payment Card

Oberthur Technologies and Japan’s Toppan Printing a partnership to provide Japanese cardholders with OT MOTION CODE, a dynamic cryptogram payment card, and with COSMO OTP, a payment card that generates One-time passwords (OTP). The OT MOTION CODE solution provides an extra layer of security for e-commerce. The technology replaces the static printed 3-digit security code…

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Briefs: INGENICO; GEMALTO; WEX; and APRIVA

In Other News: INGENICO (Nera); GEMALTO (Coesys); WEX (Ypsilon); and APRIVA (ITC). INGENICO – Ingenico has completed its acquisition of Nera Payment Solutions, a subsidiary of Nera Telecommunications, a company listed on the Singapore stock exchange. GEMALTO – Gemalto has won a major contract to supply Posten Norge, Norway’s national post and logistics service, with…

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Visa University Opens in Singapore

Visa University Opens in Singapore

Visa announced the opening of the first international campus of Visa University at its Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore.  The purpose-built facility in Singapore features flexible classroom space, breakout rooms for small-group learning and lounge space for informal networking. It also boasts cutting edge video conferencing technology, which extends the reach of Visa University Singapore…

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Wirecard Develops Scan Alipay for Ant Financial

Wirecard Develops Scan Alipay for Ant Financial

Wirecard has developed a new app for Alipay acceptance on mobile devices without POS integration. Mobile App ‘Scan Alipay’ is available for every retailer after registration Simple QR code scanning procedure Aschheim (Munich). The payment service provider Wirecard will collaborate with Alipay – a company of the Ant Financial Services Group, which is an affiliate…

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Walmart Upgrades to MoneyGram's MTaaS platform

Walmart Upgrades to MoneyGram’s MTaaS platform

MoneyGram and Walmart have beefed-up their online money transfer platform with the new MTaaS platform powered by MoneyGram. The new platform offers customers new features and a streamlined experience when sending money through Walmart.moneygram.com.  The upgraded Walmart.Moneygram.com site is built on MoneyGram’s MTaaS platform (Money Transfer as a Service).   MTaaS extends the same innovative and convenient…

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Essential Systems Solutions and MobileBytes Partner

Essential Systems Solutions and MobileBytes Partner

Frederick, MD-based Essential Systems Solutions has budded with MobileBytes, an EMV capable iPad POS technology company. Partnering with MobileBytes will give ESS the unique opportunity to offer a full featured, cloud based, POS system for iPad. The high quality MobileBytes solution is designed for a variety of food & beverage environments. From bars & nightclubs,…

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New MasterCard IR Exec Takes Over from Barbara Gasper

New MasterCard IR Exec Takes Over from Barbara Gasper

Mastercard has ankled Warren Kneeshaw as executive vice president of investor relations, effective November 1, 2016. This appointment comes as Barbara Gasper announced she will retire from MasterCard at the end of the year. Kneeshaw joined MasterCard on September 6 from Qualcomm, where he was vice president of investor relations, serving as the company’s primary…

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