Mobile Payments Today

Latin America: An ecommerce economy on the rise

Mobile Payments Today

Latin America presents a growing regional economy, however the payments and ecommerce industries present unique challenges

Will tech giants like Facebook, Google take over blockchain?

Mobile Payments Today

Giants in retail, banking and the Web are rapidly adopting blockchain technologies. But, will these companies such as Google and Facebook truly dominate blockchain

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How to choose the right payment processor for your business

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Choosing the right payment processor for your business, whether it be a retail shop, restaurant or service provider, is a critical decision that requires several major considerations, including security, PCI compliance, convenience and ease of use

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Cashless payment capability boosts both cash and card sales in vending

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Research confirms that cashless readers do not undermine cash sales in a vending machine. In fact, the cashless technology serves to improve both cashless and cash activity, particularly for machines doing lower volume sales

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New EMV checkout standards look to create secure, frictionless environment

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The new EMV Secure Remote Commerce specifications may provide a solution to a longstanding problem with ecommerce checkout creating friction for consumers and being vulnerable to fraud

Chicago restaurant Steak 48 embraces WeChat Pay as Chinese tourists expand mobile platform

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Steak 48, a Chicago-based steakhouse, is embracing mobile wallet applications from China by adding WeChat Pay to the platforms it accepts after previously adding UnionPay

Fintech startups use unique approaches to payments to raise funding

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As venture capital continues to look for new opportunties, startup firms in the fintech space are taking unique approaches to payments and financing to raise new funding to accelerate their growth

US, China trade dispute may impact mobile payments as luxury sales take hit

Mobile Payments Today

The U.S. trade dispute with China is beginning to impact luxury retail due to a slowdown in spending from Chinese tourists. The trend could impact mobile transactions, as Chinese travelers have a huge preferences for using mobile platforms for shopping and payments

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Cashless payment shows disparate impact in vending machines than in traditional retail

Mobile Payments Today

Research confirms that cashless readers do not undermine cash sales in a vending machine. In fact, the cashless technology serves to improve both cashless and cash activity, particularly for machines doing lower volume sales

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End of life for certain POS terminals and the looming risk to retailers

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Retailers need to be sure their point-of-sale systems are fully compliant, not only to avoid becoming obsolete, but to protect against fraud

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How mobile payments are changing the restaurant industry

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Mobile payment acceptance is leading to rapid change in the restaurant industry, impacting everything from credit card use to delivery and online ordering as well as customer loyalty

Should your business upgrade to a modern payment system?

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Retailers need to consider shedding their legacy POS systems to enable mobile payment acceptance, business analytics, EMV security and better inventory management

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Restaurants, retailers rethink cashless as financial inclusion takes center stage

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Retailers and restaurants are reconsidering their payment policies as cities and states continue to push for legislation that would require merchants to accept cash

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Lawyer shares tips on handling gray areas of blockchain regulation

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Even with FinCEN's new guidelines on cryptocurrency, there are still many gray areas. Robert A. Misiala Jr., counsel at BakerHostetler provides some clarity in a Q&A

From channel to consumer: humanizing payments

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The payments industry needs to make adjustments based on the needs of their customers, whether related to age, geography or other factors

Slowing mobile device cycle, consumer demand drive subscription revenue models

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A slowing cycle for new mobile device purchases and a changing demand by consumers who want freedom and flexibility in digital content is driving subscription payments as an increasingly popular model for e-commerce

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San Francisco Board of Supervisors passes ban on cashless retail

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San Francisco became the latest municipality to ban cashless retail as vulnerable populations demand equal access to shopping and dining service

Mobile Money Platforms: More than just payments

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Companies around the world work with partners to build, launch, and manage complete platforms, customizing systems to meet evolving market demands. executing on revenue goals — to build their businesses. But it’s more than just a business.

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NYC public transit pilot puts contacless payment adoption on notice

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The long-awaited pilot program to test tap-and-go payments in public transit in New York City is being closely watched to see if U.S. consumers will finally embrace mobile wallet and contactless card use

Amazon Go policy shift seen as response to legislative pushback

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The move by Amazon to reverse policies for its cashierless Amazon Go stores is being seen as a response to growing economic and political pushback against the impact of Silicon Valley on major segments of U.S. and global societies

Growing payments in Southeast Asia amid a dominant Chinese e-commerce market

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Southeast Asian countries face unique challenges in terms of growing a payments ecosystem amid Chinese dominance of the e-commerce space

NYC public transit pilot puts contactless payment adoption on notice

Mobile Payments Today

The long-awaited pilot program to test tap-and-go payments in public transit in New York City is being closely watched to see if U.S. consumers will finally embrace mobile wallet and contactless card use

Facebook, PayPal and how blockchain could disrupt the payments space

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Facebook and PayPal are beginning to make investments in blockchain that could have a major impact in the payments business

MoviePass reboot faces new challengers to prove subscription model can profit

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As MoviePass relaunches its controversial unlimited subscription plan for film buffs, the industry is expecting more disruption as rival services emerge

Deadline looming for Bank Customer Experience awards competition

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Only one day remains to submit award entries for the annual BCX Summit for banks and fintechs in several important categories

Envel uses AI to redefine banking for Generation Z

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Envel uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to help young adults control their spending, manage their expenses and save for a rainy day in a way that traditional banks can't or won't for this segment of the market

Removing the drag from tableside payment growth in the US

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Tableside payment in the restaurant industry has been a growing trend, yet there still remain obstacles to wider acceptance by consumers

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Intelligent Devices: A Guide to IoT Applications for Retail Device Manufacturers

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Retailers are increasingly incorporating Internet-of-Things devices into store operations, but delivering on the value proposition requires dependable connectivity

PayPal reports strong numbers for Venmo, Visa posts solid Q2

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PayPal and Visa reported strong earnings in the first quarter of 2019, with PayPal breaking out Venmo numbers for the first time

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Deadline extended for Bank Customer Experience awards competition

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The deadline has been extended to submit award entries for the annual BCX Summit for banks and fintechs in several important categories

Recognize Customers During Self-Service Experience

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Imagine the power of personalized self-service experiences. Consumer's appreciate acknowlegment and personalization. With IoT-connected self-service devices and Artificial Intelligence, brands can better understand and satisfy customers

Apple's Supreme Court defeat could signal significant changes in mobile app sales

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Apple's defeat in a high-profile Supreme Court case could open competition in the mobile app consumer market

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Global Consumer Adoption of Alternative and Contactless Payments I Wearables I Contactless I Cashless I Mobile Payments I Trends I Survey

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Download this global infographic to discover the findings of a recent independent survey commissioned by Transaction Network Services into consumer opinions of alternative payment methods like wearables, smartwatches, contactless cards and mobile apps and their willingness to adopt them

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The future of payments choices at the fuel pump

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Consumers want to see more options in the payment methods available at the gasoline pump. This presents opportunities and challenges from the stanpoint of introducing mobile payment options, while maintaining the security of transactions

RiverPay enables Alipay at retailer Holland & Barrett amid surge in Chinese travel

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RiverPay is working with wellness retailer Holland & Barrett to expand the acceptance of Chinese mobile wallets, demonstrating the growing power of Chinese tourists in driving retail acceptance of mobile payments

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Fintech regulatory case threatens to shake up banking competition

Mobile Payments Today

A lawsuit brought by New York banking regulators could have a significant impact on fintech development amid efforts by federal authorities to drive innovation

Bank Customer Experience opens awards competition

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The annual BCX Summit has opened the awards competition for banks and fintechs in several important categories

Podcast Episode 15: Banking on the Gig Economy

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Joust CEO Lamine Zarrad carves out a unique space among fintechs by addressing the special circumstances of freelance workers

Attracting Chinese consumers through the mobile payments space

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Millions of Chinese consumers are using mobile payments as their favored method shopping and funds transfer and retailers should leverage that opportunity

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What's coming with point-of-purchase trends

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Katie Kochelek, marketing specialist at Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc., shares insight on what experts expect to come this year with point-of-purchase

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Modern companies need to look beyond the ERP

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As companies use technology to manage their accounts receivables and payables, they need to take a hard look at several factors regarding the solutions they choose to employ

Consumer Differences Shape Alternative Payments and Cashless Systems Adoption I Wearables I Contactless I Cashless I mobile payments I Trends I Survey

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A new global study by TNS explorers consumers attitudes toward making payments on wearables, mobile apps and cashless systems as well as the role of cash in the payments mix. Download this report now to discover differences in opinion across geographic locations, age groups and gender

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Blockchain potential reaches beyond payments to transforming cities

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Futurist Ian Khan sees the potential for blockchain going beyond revolutionizing the payments industry to transforming entire cities