Wells Fargo Sends Over $1.8B in Remittance to 15 Countries

Wells Fargo sees record growth for its “ExpressSend” Global Remittance Services, with a year over year remittance transaction volume growth of 27% and dollar value growth of 28% from 2010 to 2011, while total value remitted in 2011 totaled more than $1.8 billion to 15 countries. In 4Q/11 alone, remittance transaction volume growth was 23% over the year ago period while total dollar value remitted growth was 22%. The Wells Fargo distribution includes over 35,800 remittance payout locations with 43 remittance network companies in 15 countries.

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TSYS Now Processing AmEx Transactions

TSYS announced that both its front-end authorization and capture as well as back-end clearing and settlement platforms are now enabled to process American Express “OnePoint” transactions. American Express “OnePoint” all-in-one solution offers small to mid-size merchants a single source for statements, settlement and customer service for all major card brands. American Express is to retain the acceptance contract with participating merchants and establish merchant pricing while TSYS will provide payment processing services to merchants on behalf of American Express for American Express card transactions.

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BluePay Provides All-In-One Payment Gateway

BluePay credit card processing firm simplified the payment process with its all-in-one payment gateway solutions. For merchants, BluePay is offering comprehensive credit card processing products on its secure, certified payment gateway. BluePay is both a payment gateway and a processor, with the advanced technology needed to eliminate the hassle of third-party vendors. BluePay’s all-in-one payment gateway allows merchants to accept all major credit cards, debit cards and ACH payments, while improving business operations through advanced management functions.

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ControlScan CEO Appointed to eTransactions Advisory Council

Joan Herbig, CEO of ControlScan PCI compliance and security solutions designed for small merchants and the ISOs and acquirers that serve them, has been appointed Payment Processing Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) Presidential Advisory Council. Bringing with him more than 20 years’ experience in the high-tech and payments industries, Joan is responsible for business operations and is focused on expanding its position as a leading PCI compliance and security provider. She led the company’s transition to a top provider of full-service PCI programs with a reputation for providing outstanding merchant experiences as a result of its small merchant expertise. She has authored articles for recognized industry publications including Transaction Trends, The Green Sheet and Electronic Retailer.

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Hipcricket Adds Functionality to mMarketing Platform

Hipcricket, the one-stop mobile marketing and advertising brand owned by Augme Technologies, announced new features and functionality for its AD LIFE™ mobile marketing and advertising platform. The powerful SaaS-based platform is further optimized for customer ease-of-use while adding a number of key updates to Mobile SiteBuilder and the mobile couponing module. These enhancements strengthen the…

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B2B Soft’s Wireless Standard Chosen for Cricket Dealers

B2B Soft, a business-to-business software company specializing in retail management for the wireless/cellular retail industry, is pleased to announce its participation at Cricket’s Extraordinary Kickoff 2012 Sales Seminar held on February 16th at the Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh, PA. The evening brought together 32 area Cricket dealers who received the latest information on Cricket’s handset…

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Northern Brewer Selects Retail Anywhere POS

Retail Anywhere POS is completely integrated with Northern Brewer’s cloud-based ERP solution from NetSuite, delivering an end-to-end solution for the multi-channel retailer. Retail Anywhere, a leading provider of point of sale and retail management systems for midsize retailers, recently announced that Northern Brewer of Minnesota selected and implemented Retail Anywhere POS with complete integration to…

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