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Delta Finds Revenue in Credit Cards and Upgrades

“Delta Air Lines Inc. DAL -0.11% is banking on branded credit cards, repairing jets and plusher passenger amenities to drive growth. The No. 2 U.S. carrier beat quarterly earnings forecasts on Thursday thanks to rising passenger and cargo traffic as well as non-ticket revenue that is growing at an even faster pace. Airlines have become reliant for sales and profits […]
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KFC enhances payment security, gives customers more payment options

“KFC, has migrated its payments system in the U.S. to Ingenico Group’s Telium semi-integrated solution to simplify its path to EMV card acceptance and reduce PCI compliance scope while also providing customers with more payment options and enhanced payment security. As part of the solution, KFC customers will now be able to pay using all […]
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Users

Your Complete A-Z Guide to Merchant Accounts

“Merchant accounts can seem scary, complex and full of indecipherable words at times. Cut through the jargon and confusion with our A-Z Guide to Merchant Accounts. With this handy, alphabetized guide you’ll be a confident, informed merchant account holder before you know it.”
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Crate And Barrel Selects New Provider Of Credit Cards

“Crate and Barrel has selected Synchrony, a leading private label credit card financing company, as its strategic provider of consumer financing. Crate and Barrel and Synchrony will partner on a private label credit card, for use in nearly 100 North American Crate and Barrel stores and all digital channels, and add a dual-branded Mastercard to the retailer’s options. The new credit cards […]
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Users

Abercrombie App Adds Millennial-Friendly Venmo Payment Option

“Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is hoping millennials and Generation Z shoppers like purchasing hoodies and jeans with their Venmo accounts as much as they like buying pizza. Venmo payment optionSource: Abercrombie & Fitch Starting Tuesday, shoppers using the retailer’s namesake and Hollister apps will be able to select the popular payment platform as an option when checking […]
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Use

As mobile commerce grows, so do retailer challenges

“While the shift to mobile enables digital commerce from virtually anywhere, it is not without its challenges. Adobe’s data confirms that the average value of a digital order increases with the time spent in a shopping session and, of course, smartphone sessions tend to be shorter than those on desktop.”

On The Wires

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Mastercard and Phillips 66 Drive Easier Payments with Masterpass

“Mastercard announced that Phillips 66 will integrate Masterpass into its My Phillips 66 App later this year. Mastercard’s digital payment service will enable Phillips 66 customers to simply and securely pay both at the pump and in the convenience store within the My Phillips 66 App. Masterpass securely stores all payment information, including card details, shipping […]
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Companies

Mastercard and BJ’s Wholesale Club Enhance Checkout Experience for Shoppers with Masterpass

“With the integration of Masterpass, BJ’s members can pay for items in their virtual cart without ever having to take out their card or input all of their credentials. The digital platform securely stores all payment information, including card details, shipping information and payment preference – making their shopping list the only thing they need […]
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Tech

PAR Technology Introduces PAR Pay for all PAR POS Software Solutions

“ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a leading global provider of point of sale (POS) and workforce efficiency solutions to the restaurant and retail industries, announced the introduction of PAR Pay, a SaaS based EMV enabled transaction processing solution for processing credit, debit and store value cards. PAR Pay is seamlessly integrated as an extension of all PAR […]