Danish mobile payment app expands reach thanks to Verifone

The app's development has been supported by more than 70 banks in Denmark.


Mobile payments bubble to the surface amid EMV growing pains

A blog post by Mobile Payments Today Editor Will Hernandez argues that the customer buying experience is going backwards with chip cards.

Pathways to payment transformation

Three industry experts discuss compelling reasons and real-world strategies for moving legacy systems into the digital, omnichannel future.

Consumers drive the mobile experience

Multiple executives at last week's Money 20/20 conference talked about the importance of user feedback when developing and tweaking products and services.

MasterCard to drive payments for the Internet of Things

At Money 20/20, the card network announced a new program that will enable companies to add card credentials to devices such as automobile key fobs, smart rings and even clothing.

Mobile payments set to dominate discussions at Money 20/20

EMV and bank innovation also should be hot topics next week in Las Vegas, writes Mobile Payments Today Editor Will Hernandez.

Loyalty at the center of Sionic Mobile's proposition

Mobile Payments Today recently conducted a Q&A with Ronald Herman, the company's founder and CEO, to get his thoughts on the current state of the industry.

ICX Symposium: The future of customer experience is coming fast

With the Interactive Customer Experience Association set to host 'Inflection Point: The Future Tech of Customer Experience,' aimed at getting B2C brands ready for the future of customer engagement tech, we talked to the Association's executive director about what to expect.

The mobile shift is now for companies, software developers

Executives from mobile commerce and marketing companies such as Facebook and Stripe gathered in New York City last week to discuss the current state of the mobile economy.

Brace yourselves: EMV is here

The liability shift hits October 1, but there's still a lot of work to be done to get consumers and merchants ready for a new payments environment.

Android Pay, ISIS and the road to mobile payments ubiquity

A number of different factors could help Android Pay pull ahead in 2016, according to Tim Spenny, the vice president of financial services consulting at GfK Custom Research, North America.

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Qatar Airways takes off with M-Pesa

Travellers can book flights either online or at travel agents and use M-Pesa as a payment option.

India's Payworld offers cash access in locales without ATMs

Payworld provides both the mobile app and the card-reader dongle retailers need to participate in the Cash Point program.

Jamba Juice to launch mobile order-ahead app

Jamba Juice consumers will soon be able to bypass the line at stores by using the new Jamba mobile order-ahead app.

Heartland brings EMV to fuel chain in Idaho

The processor partnered with The Pinnacle Corp. to launch what the companies said is the first integrated, EMV-compliant point-of-sale system for petroleum retailers.

Mobile is big for Alibaba's record-breaking Singles' Day sales

Consumers bought $14.3 billion in goods on the holiday, which is up 60 percent from last year.

Consumers more comfortable buying, using digital gift cards

The Retail Gift Card Association found that methods of purchase and redemption are rapidly shifting to a mix of both physical and digital.

Payworks releases SDK for white label mPOS product

ConCardis will be the first provider to release the new product to its clients.

Walgreens first to integrate rewards into Apple Pay

Walgreens has more than 85 million active Balance Rewards members.

P97 continues mobile fuel push

The company announced a partnership with SAP Vehicles Network to provide mobile payments and the delivery of location-based offers including fuel, parking, food, and consumer packaged goods.

Amazon shutters Register mPOS service

The company on Friday stopped selling the $10 device that hit the market last year with an attractive 1.75 percent transaction rate.

OmnyPay latest mobile payments effort for retailers

The company this week announced what it calls the first integrated mobile loyalty, rewards and payment system designed specifically for retailers.

Samsung Pay rounds out offering with Blackhawk gift cards

Samsung Pay users will be able to add a number of gift cards from provider Blackhawk.

Chase Pay coming to gas pumps through P97 partnership

The companies said that Chase's strategic partnership with P97 will enable Chase Pay to integrate easily with retail site systems through P97's PetroZone Mobile Commerce Platform.

Report: Apple Pay adoption slows

Higher adoption rates are shown among millennials and Gen X'ers and, currently, these two groups account for 92 percent of Apple Pay users.

Visa brings tokenization to Visa Checkout

The move comes a week after MasterCard tokenized its online check out service, MasterPass.

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