LevelUp partners with Playfull to add gaming twist to digital restaurant orders

LevelUp is partnering with Playfull, an app that uses games to increase the frequency and volume of digital orders at restaurants, according to a press release. Playfull is the newest ordering channel through LevelUp Broadcast, a service that enables restaurant...

Wirecard brings more wearable payment options to Europe via Mastercard deal

Wirecard and Mastercard are expanding an existing strategic cooperation with the aim of making digital, contactless payments via wearables accessible to more consumers. As a result, boon from Wirecard will be available in Germany via Garmin Pay, according to a...

Worldpay to bring MasterCard's Pay by Bank to UK merchants in 2019

Payment processor Worldpay has entered an agreement with MasterCard to offer the MasterCard Pay by Bank mobile and online payment application to Worldpay's U.K. merchants in early 2019, according to a press release. Pay by Bank allows customers of U.K.

Kount to review fraud survey results in exclusive webinar

Kount's Fraud Prevention Industry Benchmarks survey was launched to assess how those involved in card-not-present fraud prevention rank when it comes to chargebacks, manual reviews, and false positives. Results from the survey unearth insights from industry peers about performance related...

District of Columbia eyes bill to stymie cash bans at restaurants

Lawmakers in the nation's capital are weighing in on the growing trend among some merchants — mainly restaurants — of refusing cash payments. Council members representing the District of Columbia have introduced a bill that would require establishments to accept...

Report: NFC-ready POS terminals reached 24.7M in 2017

The market for NFC-ready point-of-sale terminals continues to show strong momentum with annual shipment in 2017 reaching an estimated 24.7 million units worldwide, according to a report from IoT analyst firm Berg Insight. The attach rate for NFC was highest...

Toast raises $115M in Series D funding round

Toast, a restaurant management platform that includes a mobile POS device called Toast Go, has raised $115 million in Series D funding to accelerate investment in research and development, recruit new talent, and expand its market presence, according to a...

Yoyo links with Preoday on mobile order ahead feature for UK retailers, caterers

Yoyo, a Europe-based mobile payment, loyalty and marketing platform, is partnering with digital ordering platform Preoday to create an integrated way for retailers and caterers to affordably provide pre-ordering services to customers across the U.K., according to a press release....

Bluefin, NCR expand POS payment security

Bluefin and NCR are working together to improve NCR's clients' experience by providing Bluefin's PCI-validated point-to-point encryption security product to merchants and retailers using NCR's Counterpoint Retail product to process payments through NCR Secure Pay. The companies said in a...

Grab brings popular mobile wallet to Malaysia

Singapore-based Grab has launched its popular mobile wallet in Malaysia thanks largely to a partnership with Maybank, according to a press release. "What's stopping many in Malaysia from adopting cashless is the perceived lack of safety and convenience," Ooi Huey...

UnionPay brings QR code mobile payments to North America

UnionPay International is partnering with Bank of China (Canada) to enable all Foodymart stores in Canada to accept UnionPay QR code payment, according to a press release. Some food and beverage merchants in California, have recently started accepting UnionPay QR...

Nets forms pacts with Finland's Pivo mobile wallet

OP Financial Group's Pivo Wallet Oy and Nets are joining forces to pilot mobile payments in Finland, according to a press release. The two companies have signed a letter of intent to make Pivo available for Finnish Nets merchants, both...

Study: mPOS devices to account for almost 25% of POS transactions by 2023

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the adoption of mPOS devices connecting wirelessly or via mobile devices, such as those from iZettle and Square, will drive annual mPOS transactions to over 87 billion by 2023. This will...

Rakuten scoops up mobile order-ahead specialist Curbside

Rakuten Inc. has reached across the Pacific Ocean from Japan to acquire Curbside, a California-based company that specializes in mobile order-ahead technology for retailers and restaurants, according to a press release. The companies did not disclose details of the deal....

Pita Pit partners with LevelUp, Olo for mobile and delivery features

Pita Pit is partnering with LevelUp and Olo to introduce a completely revamped guest loyalty program, third-party delivery and a redesigned app for order ahead, according to a press release. "We decided to join forces with LevelUp and Olo in...

UK small businesses increase acceptance of mobile payment apps

New research commissioned by Verifone shows how U.K. small and medium enterprises are modernizing their businesses to deal with the huge demand from a digitally-savvy society, according to a press release about the study. The independent report, conducted by Verve...

MagicCube, ID Tech partner to bring hardware-free and PIN-on-Glass products to market

MagicCube, the creator of what it claims to be the world's only Software Trusted Execution Environment platform, and ID Tech, a point-of-sale payment peripherals maker, have announced a global partnership to bring to market a hardware-free product for secure card...

Study: Digital commerce spend expected to reach $14.7T by 2022

A new Juniper Research study forecasts consumer spend on digital commerce will reach $14.7 trillion by 2022, up by 60 percent on last year's figure of $9.2 trillion, according to a press release about the report. The new research, Digital...

Paysafe completes acquisition for iPayment to bolster payments processing

Paysafe Group, a global payments provider, announced Monday it has completed the acquisition of iPayment Holdings Inc., which was signed on April 12. California-based iPayment provides payment and processing products for small and medium-sized businesses and generated processing volumes of...

Tigo Pesa brings Masterpass QR to Tanzania

Mastercard and Tigo have announced that Tanzanians can use the Tigo Pesa app to make quick, easy and secure payments with Masterpass QR, according to a press release. The interoperable QR code product is live and ready for Tigo consumers...

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