Infographic: Think Mobile First

The impact of mobile on the retail and restaurant industries continues to grow. This infographic gives the key data points to explain why mobile is an investment worth making.

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mPOS 101

What merchants need to know about mobile point-of-sale technology.

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Sponsor: Mobile Payments Today




Infographic: 5 Things Restaurant Mobile Apps Must Include

Mobile innovations continue to grow at a staggering pace and to win the game, your brand's mobile app is going to need more than just a menu, nutritional information and restaurant locations.

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Mobile payments help Sweden's move to a cashless society

All the signs seem to point to Sweden becoming an entirely cash-free country. However, the phasing out of a payment method that has been in use for centuries will not be simple, and it's possible that the country will never become truly cashless.

Mobile Payments Today: 2016 in review

Was 2016 the year of mobile payments?

Digital gift cards a hit this holiday season

A First Data study reveals e-gift card usage is on the climb, driven by those ages 18 to 34. The biggest card buyers are those ages 35 to 54. The main reason is convenience.

Gift cards, rewards coming to Apple Pay thanks to Blackhawk Network technology

Blackhawk's Digital Pass technology enables the integration of gift cards, e-gifts, loyalty cards and rewards programs with Apple Pay.

Mobile Payments Today: November's best reads

It's time for a look back at November's most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today.

Loyalty could attract US millennials to mobile payments

Tony Rose, the director of mobile product management for Vantiv, discusses how rewards might be the best way to attract this demographic to use their smartphones to pay.

Creating loyalty, engagement and influence through mobile payments

Talbott Roche, the CEO and president of Blackhawk Network, discusses some ways smart brands are leveraging mobile payments systems through branded value to influence consumers' choices, generate engagement and create loyalty.

Samsung Pay first 'Pay' to add system-specific rewards program

Samsung Rewards is structured like a typical credit card rewards program with a few bonuses here and there.

Here comes Citi Pay

Citi is the latest financial institution to come to the market with a digital wallet service.

Talking With: Samsung's Haley Kim about Samsung Pay, merchant collaborations, market competition

Mobile Payments Today recently spoke with Samsung about everything Samsung Pay.

The end of payments as we know it

André Stoorvogel, head of marketing at Rambus Bell ID, provides us with his thoughts on the industry after another Money20/20 conference.

Mobile gift rewards can have an impact this holiday season

Theresa McEndree, vice president of marketing at Blackhawk Engagement Solutions, discusses how retailers are beginning to leverage egifts for more than just products to sell and are incorporating them into reward and rebate programs

Talking With: Elavon's Guy Harris discusses EMV, mobile payments, security

If you really want to get an idea of what's going on in the payments industry, it's probably best to speak to a transaction processor because they've dealt with it all, and then some.

CFPB, EMV, mobile payments sure to dominate this year's Money 20/20

The annual Money 20/20 conference starts Sunday, which means we're about to be hit with a lot of payments talk next week.

5 trends shaping mobile payments worldwide in 2016

Michelle Evans, the digital consumer manager for Euromonitor International, shares some findings from the company's latest global research.

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August 18-20, 2014 | Chicago

think mobile first.

CONNECT: Mobile Innovation Summit will explore the many opportunities that retail and restaurant enterprises have for leveraging mobile and digital channels to build their brands, increase sales and improve customer engagement, experience and loyalty. During this event, you will network, share ideas and learn from the brightest minds in the industry.


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