Do consumers see the value in every self-checkout option available to them from different restaurants and retailers?
Initially hailed as innovative, it appears that Visa's 'war on cash' is in reality a war on merchant profitability and customer payment choice. However, a 'war on plastic' is a promising business case that could actually be sold to merchants.
It's time for a look back at July's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
China's mobile-payment incumbents have made it difficult for Apple Pay to gain a significant market share in the country despite Apple's best efforts.
Demonetization in India is a policy of extraordinary scope and ambition, combining advanced solutions in identity, mobile and payments to revolutionize commerce and financial services across the nation.
The beverage alcohol industry in particular might fall victim to Amazon's takeover of Whole Foods.
The card this week announced a program to award small-and-medium sized business to renounce cash in favor of shiny new point-of-sale systems that accept credit and debit payments as well as those of the digital variety.
The retail landscape is evolving rapidly as emerging technologies and trends are changing expectations of the in-store experience. As retailers look to find their place in this brave new world, many are now seeing payments as an opportunity.
Mobile wallets, security and Alipay were just a few of the many discussions that took place at the recent conference in Copenhagen.
Every retailer and restaurant is going mobile or has gone mobile but a successful strategy to meld it with the physical customer experience takes work. Lots of work.
A Chicago neighborhood is one example of the many anomalies when it comes to the digital discussion and pushing mobile payments forward.
Attendees at the Interactive Customer Experience Summit in Dallas took advantage of a chance to find out first hand during a panel featuring seven millennial shoppers.
Blockchain continues to win mindshare among fintech executives. The naysayers' position is starting to soften, and the viability of blockchain as a means to exchange information between untrusted parties has begun to receive recognition from major banks.
Pay-at-the-table devices, which generally accept both EMV and contactless payments, could start to appear at restaurants in a big way during the next couple of years.
Amazon has been a source of stiff competition for online retailers around the world of many years. And, with the launch of its Amazon Go concept store in Seattle last year, the online giant brought itself out of the cloud and into direct competition with brick and mortar stores.
It's time for a look back at last month's most-read articles and blog posts on Mobile Payments Today.
Airline revenue and payments professionals find common agreement around revenue opportunities that arise from deploying mobile payment capabilities.
Jayson Tipp, Nikki Baird among the keynote speakers for the fourth annual executive event.
Loyalty and order-ahead-and-pay are becoming the standard in the industry.
The company earlier this month officially launched a mobile app for Android and iOS that enables users to open, view and close a bar tab right from their smartphone.