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MasterCard wants to fast-track 'contactless acceptance as standard' by 2020

MasterCard has said they want to establish contactless acceptance as standard by 2020 for merchants accepting MasterCard® and Maestro® in Europe, ensuring that, consumers will be able to pay with their contactless cards and NFC enabled devices at all point-of-sale (POS) terminals in Europe by 2020. 405 more words


How to utilise mobile to benefit your retail business

September marked an important milestone for omnichannel retail, as IMRG and Capgemini revealed mobile retail traffic has overtaken desktop activity for the first time in history. 283 more words


Will SMBs Turn Back to Banks for mPOS Services? | PYMNTS.com

The MPOS report sponsored by ROAM is a good indicator of the launches within the mPOS market. This month’s report begins by exploring the news that broke around Amazon and how it will sell its own branded dongle at Staples. 99 more words

Amazon enters mPOS market with launch of Local Register | PaymentEye

The launch of the secure card reader and mobile app comes with a competitive pricing strategy that poses a direct challenge to both Square and PayPal. 51 more words

The high street is fighting back so make sure your store is ready for the battle

Last year’s eCommerce stats are quite astounding – in the UK alone, online spending topped £91billion – that’s a growth of 16% year-on-year.

With this continued online growth in mind, which has been further bolstered by the use of smartphones, retailers are currently re-strategising, trying to determine how the store now fits into the changing retail landscape. 259 more words