Real-Time Consumer Loyalty Interactions the New Norm

Real-Time Consumer Loyalty Interactions the New Norm

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Global consumers now expect real-time interactions with brands on a platform of their choosing. These interactions should be highly personalized and relevant, and as ever, consumers expect to be rewarded for their continued custom. Brands that are not innovating and addressing evolving customer expectation will simply be left behind. New research…

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MasterCard, Western Union, bKash & BRAC Bank Start a Party

MasterCard, Western Union, bKash & BRAC Bank Start a Party

MasterCard, Western Union, bKash and BRAC Bank launched a new, international remittance receiving service in Bangladesh. The new service enables bKash’s registered customers to use their mobile phones to receive remittances from abroad directly into their bKash accounts. Bangladesh is the eighth largest receiver of international remittances in the world, and therefore the new service…

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Worldpay Unveils My Business Hub, Intuitive Tablet-Based Till

Worldpay Unveils My Business Hub, Intuitive Tablet-Based Till

Worldpay, the UK’s leading payments processor, has transformed the till as we know it with theunveiling of My Business Hub. This intuitive, all-in-one tablet-based till will completely change the way small business owners collect and reconcile payments in their shops. As a result, everyday transactions will be much simpler and less time-consuming. Replacing the till…

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Samsung Pay Adds Rewards to M-Pay Including Plenti

Samsung Pay Adds Rewards to M-Pay Including Plenti

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Samsung Pay is giving U.S. users another way to slim down their physical wallets with the support of membership features. Samsung Pay users now have easy, direct access to merchant membership and loyalty cards to receive savings, rewards and other offers—all on their supported Samsung Galaxy smartphone. The average American household…

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CardinalCommerce Ankles Ziolkowski for Data Science/Analytics

CardinalCommerce Ankles Ziolkowski for Data Science/Analytics

CardinalCommerce, global leader and pioneer in the remote payments industry, announces that they have significantly increased their investment and capabilities in Data Science and Analytics. Cardinal’s platforms monitor more than 750,000 BIN and MID combinations an hour, and now can collect almost 400 data points for each transaction. This knowledge combined with its market footprint,…

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MasterCard’s APMEA Region Soaring in Transactions

MasterCard’s APMEA Region Soaring in Transactions

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MasterCard’s Asia Pacific Middle East Africa (APMEA) region settles down in the first quarter (1Q/16), remaining in double-digits year-on-year (YOY) growth, currency adjusted (FX). Transactions soar around 20% YOY across all categories in 1Q/16. APMEA is MasterCard’s largest international region based on GDV and MasterCard’s fastest growing region, outside the U.S.…

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CashStar Takes Digital Rewards to a New Level

CashStar Takes Digital Rewards to a New Level

CashStar rolled-out a new marketing innovation that allows merchants to use gift cards and other digital incentives to reward loyalty, surprise and delight consumers, run flash promotions, and resolve service issues securely via social channels. Demonstrating the direct link to revenue in social programs has been a challenge for merchants. With CashStar Social Engagement, merchants…

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DBS of Singapore Issuing the UnionPay Platinum Debit Card

DBS of Singapore Issuing the UnionPay Platinum Debit Card

China’s UnionPay International cooperates with Development Bank of Singapore (DBS) in issuing the UnionPay platinum debit card. It is not only the first UnionPay card issued by the largest commercial bank in Singapore, but also the first UnionPay card with functions of UnionPay QuickPass, online payment and local transportation payment issued in the market. DBS,…

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WePay Launches White Label Mobile Point of Sale Solution

WePay Launches White Label Mobile Point of Sale Solution

WePay, which fuels GoFundMe, FreshBooks, and Constant Contact, announced a white label mobile point of sale solution that enables platforms to seamlessly handle in-person payments in addition to online payments. WePay’s white label mobile point of sale solution enables platforms to seamlessly handle in-person payments in addition to online payments. Now any platform can offer…

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Briefs – ZEBIT; SPENDGO; THREATMETRIX; and ETHOSPAY

In Other News: ZEBIT (military); SPENDGO (Shoptalk); THREATMETRIX (Intel); and ETHOSPAY (chargebacks). ZEBIT – Zebit launched a new direct-to-consumer offering exclusively available to active and retired military personnel. Dedicated to improving the financial lives of those who serve, Zebit provides access to $1,000 interest-free credit for active and retired military members associated with the U.S.…

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