USAT adds ePort Online to ePort Connect for self-service industries

USA Technologies (USAT) has added ePort Online to its existing ePort Connect payment processing service for small-ticket, self-serve retailing industries. The Malvern, Pennsylvania-based company says it made the service available in order to meet customer demand for online payment processing....

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Is mobility a threat or an opportunity for self-service kiosks?

Mobile may threaten some kiosk functions, but could also offer new pathways to profit.

Preview: ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit 2014

Tom Harper, president and CEO of Networld Media Group talks about what to expect from this year's ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit and why executives should consider it imperative to attend and hear what high-level presenters and panelists have to...

Clover Station takes on tablet POS market

The payment processor First Data acquired Clover and the loyalty platform Perka as part of its market growth strategy.

Fiserv marketing director explains mobile bill payment app

Fiserv, a provider of information management and electronic commerce systems for the financial industry, rolled out a mobile bill payment solution during the Money2020 conference. In this video, recorded on the conference’s trade show floor, Steve Shaw, Fiserv vice president...

Automated retail could be a mobile payments kickstarter

The ubiquity of vending may help push mobile payments into the mainstream.

GlobalShop 2013: WD Partners discuss 'digital disconnect'

Executives with WD Partners revealed exclusive study results during their GlobalShop conference session.

Bill-payment kiosks are not extinct

Even with the onset of mobile bill-payment options, the kiosk still has a place serving the underbanked.

Future of Payments: ATM & Mobile Executive Summit 2013

An intriguing dynamic is playing out in the payments landscape: The demand for both cash and mobile financial services is increasing concurrently. Mobile phones are enabling cash transfers, payments and withdrawals. Tom Harper talks about what attendees can look forward...

NCR's PayPal partnership makes 'everyday easier'

PayPal brings its digital wallet to NCR's broad footprint of retailers and restaurants.

CTIA: MasterCard puts digital wallet in shoppers' virtual pocket

Payment company releases new product to make on-and-offline shopping easier.

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White Castle’s kiosk pilots are driving higher check averages

Don Long, White Castle’s senior director of Information Services and Technology, provided a glimpse into the brand’s kiosk and mobile initiatives during last month’s National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago. The brand’s digital initiatives include online ordering, mobile ordering and...

SAP showcasing NFC smart vending machines in South Africa

Smart vending machine software is being showcased by SAP Africa at this year’s SAPHILA conference, to be held at Sun City, South Africa, June 9-11. SAPHILA is a biennial conference for users of German software company SAP’s technology. SAP’s smart...

USA Technologies makes cashless connections to 250K self-service machines

USA Technologies announced that connections to its ePort Connect platform for cashless self-service transactions passed the 250,000 mark in its fourth fiscal quarter which ends June 30. The company's ePort Connect is a suite of cashless payment and telemetry services...

Croatian telco develops NFC card reader for vending machines

Vipnet, a Croatian mobile telecoms operator which is owned by the Telekom Austria Group, has developed an NFC smart card reader for vending machine purchases, Telecompaper reports. Vipnet employees have been testing the smart card reader at the company’s Zitnjak...

BYNDL, USA Technologies partner for mobile self-service marketing

Mobile marketing provider BYNDL has formed a strategic alliance with USA Technologies, a provider of cashless payment services for self-service vending. The purpose of the alliance is to bring mobile marketing capabilities to USAT’s customer base, the companies announced. USAT's...

USA Technologies adds card tokenization to self-service payments

USA Technologies, a provider of cashless payment services for small-ticket, self-serve retailing, has included tokenization in the latest upgrade to its Port Connect system. Malvern, Pa.-based USAT serves industries such as vending, amusement, arcade, commercial laundry and kiosks. The ePort...

ControlScan seeks to improve BYOD security

ControlScan announced that it has partnered with iScan Online to address the security issues caused by consumer-grade mobile-device use in the small to mid-sized business environment, the company announced in a press release. Widespread, business-level adoption of tablets and smartphones...

PayByPhone acquires automated parking system provider Adaptis

Adaptis Solutions, a U.K.-based provider of automated parking payment technologies, has been acquired by payment services provider PayPoint. U.K.-based PayPoint owns PayByPhone, which provides mobile phone-based parking payments in the U.K., North America and France. The acquisition of Adaptis is...

Star Micronics integrates mobile payment app into AsuraCPRNT

Star Micronics announced its partnership with U.K.-based mobile payment company Ensygnia. Backed by Telefonica's technology start-up accelerator Wayra, Ensygnia has developed the mobile payment app Onescan that has been integrated into the AsuraCPRNT "all-in-one" interactive communication platform from Star Micronics....

Revel Systems POS platform adds Bitcoin integration

Revel Systems, an iPad POS provider, has added Bitcoin integration to its platform. Now, users of the Revel POS can accept bitcoins as payment, giving their customers even more ways to pay. According to a news release, Revel is currently...

Lilitab launches iPad 4 mobile payment kiosk

Lilitab LLC announced the completion of Apple MFi certification for its latest self-service payment kiosk, the LiliSwipe Magnetic Stripe Reader, designed to process secure transactions through an iPad 4th generation tablet with Lightning connector, according to a company news release....

USA Technologies launches vending machine promotion for Isis mobile wallet

USA Technologies has launched what it believes to be the largest mobile payment and loyalty promotion ever developed for the U.S. vending industry.

Rhode Island health insurer adds mobile bill-payment option

ACI Worldwide, a provider of electronic payment and banking systems, announced that Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island will leverage its bill-payment solutions to power mobile, Web, interactive voice response, call center and consolidated remittance payment options on...

Alabama State kicks off new stadium with Revel mPOS solution

Revel Systems, a provider of iPad point-of-sale solutions for restaurants, groceries and retail businesses, has installed its solution in the new stadium at Alabama State University in Montgomery, Ala. The stadium opened on Aug.

Valve and Payelp partner for Russian expansion of payment kiosks

Valve, the creator of Steam (a platform for PC and Mac games and other digital entertainment), announced that it has selected Payelp Global to help gamers to purchase games on Steam. Payelp is an e-commerce and business development platform that...

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