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Lightspeed acquires restaurant software company Upserve for $430M

“Lightspeed POS just announced the acquisition of Upserve , expanding Lightspeed’s presence in the restaurant industry. The company already offers cloud-based point-of-sale software for restaurants and other businesses. It went public in Canada last year before recently debuting on the New York Stock Exchange and acquiring another point-of-sale company, ShopKeep, for $440 million.”
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Clover Combines Ordering And Payment With Its QR Code Technology

“Fiserv Inc.’s Clover point-of-sale technology business on Wednesday unveiled Scan to Order, which allows consumers to access a menu and pay for their meal by scanning a QR code at the table or the order window. The application reflects an emerging trend among restaurants to shift interactions between customers and wait staff, particularly ordering and […]

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Lightspeed Revolutionizes Supply Chain of Independent Retailers With Launch of Supplier Network

“Lightspeed (NYSE: LSPD ) (TSX: LSPD), a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, today announced the initial availability of the Lightspeed Supplier Network for North American retailers. The launch of the fully integrated stock ordering solution transforms supply chain management for SMBs, democratizing access to the strategic inventory visibility once reserved predominantly for enterprise […]
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Klarna partners with Verifone to enable superior shopping experiences in physical stores globally

“Klarna, the leading global payments and shopping service, today announces a strategic partnership with Verifone, a global leader in payments and commerce solutions, that will make Klarna available as the first-ever buy now pay later solution to millions of Verifone devices in the US and Europe.  The integration to Verifone’s Cloud Services platform empowers consumers […]
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Companies

Verizon Business offers touchless payment capability with Clover from Fiserv

“Verizon Business and Fiserv (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, today announced a new relationship that allows Verizon Business to provide customers access to Clover Flex, a mobile point-of-sale device that can enable touchless payments. In addition, the relationship will allow Verizon customers to utilize Fiserv merchant services, […]
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Companies

Square Appointments Now Available on Square Register for a Complete POS Solution for Beauty and Wellness Industry

“Today, Square announced the availability of Square Appointments on Square Register , a point-of-sale solution specifically built for beauty and wellness sellers that now runs on Square’s first-class hardware. This offering provides integrated hardware and software so sellers can book and confirm appointments, manage inventory, accept payments, and check out customers all from Square Appointments […]
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Companies

Adyen to partner with Hungry Jack’s to improve its customer service with payment-led updates

“Adyen (AMS: ADYEN), the global payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, today announced it has partnered with Hungry Jack’s, the Australia-based quick-service restaurant, to improve its point-of-sale (POS) terminal fleet and help unify its in-store and ecommerce channels – driving cost savings, while improving revenues and customer experience.”
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Interac Collaborates with Walmart to Expand Debit Payment Options across Digital Shopping Experience

“Interac Corp. today announced that it is working with Walmart Canada to offer its customers enhanced methods of paying with debit online and in-store. With a target timing of Spring 2021, Walmart shoppers will soon be able to checkout using Interac® Debit for In-App and In-Browser Payments on proprietary wallets. Walmart has also begun rolling out Interac Flash® at […]
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Shift4 Payments Acquires 3dcart Ecommerce Platform

“Shift4 Payments (NYSE: FOUR), a leading provider of payment processing and technology solutions, has announced the acquisition of 3dcart, a powerful ecommerce platform serving over 14,000 businesses, to deliver a unified commerce solution to the company’s customers. 3dcart is a feature-rich, multinational ecommerce platform serving businesses of all sizes in a wide range of industries.”
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Deals

Lightspeed to Acquire ShopKeep to Accelerate Digital Transformation of SMBs Across the United States

“Lightspeed POS Inc . (NYSE: LSPD ) (TSX: LSPD), a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ShopKeep Inc . (ShopKeep), a leading cloud commerce platform provider based in New York City. This acquisition reinforces Lightspeed’s status as a clear category leader for complex retailers […]