Retail Headlines

  1. Blackhawk Network Announces Partnership To Integrate Gift Cards Into Samsung Pay
    10/27/2015

    Recently, Blackhawk Network announced its partnership with Samsung Pay, which will allow the integration of gift cards into the Samsung Pay mobile payment solution.

  2. Creditcall Gains EMV Certification From First Data For Point Of Sale Solution
    10/13/2015

    Creditcall, an EMV-ready payment gateway and EMV migration specialist, today announced it secured EMV certification for its suite of EMV SDKs: ChipDNA for Linux and Windows and the Verifone VX820 PINpad by First Data, a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions.

  3. Phoenix Managed Networks Partners With D&S Communications To Meet Growing Market Need For Managed Security Services
    10/13/2015

    Phoenix Managed Networks, a provider of transaction security services, recently announced a partnership with US telecommunications service provider D&S Communications, stating the companies will partner to meet the demands of customers needing managed security services and assistance with regulatory compliance such as PCI DSS, HIPAA and others.

  4. Want Faster EMV Transactions? Verifone First To Enable J/Speedy v1.3 Contactless EMV Acceptance For JCB Cardholders
    10/1/2015

    Verifone recently announced approval from JCB Co., Ltd. to support J/Speedy v1.3 —making Verifone’s merchant clients the first to be able to accept this latest version of the contactless EMV payment program used by JCB cardholders.

  5. ISVs: Wish You Could Upgrade To EMV In 24 Hours? Read On
    9/29/2015

    Cardknox, an EMV gateway and payments provider, released its Rapid EMV solution, enabling POS developers to upgrade their systems to EMV within 24 hours.

  6. Honeywell Maximizes Worker Efficiency With Mobile Computer Offering Superior Versatility And Performance
    9/28/2015

    Targeting the frontline worker who requires an easy-to-use device with unparalleled performance, Honeywell unveiled the Dolphin CT50 mobile computer, the latest in a series of advanced mobile workforce solutions.

  7. New Ingenico Group eBook Breaks Down The EMV Liability Shift, Describing Who’s Liable For What & When
    9/22/2015

    Ingenico Group, global leader in seamless payment solutions, recently released a timely new eBook: “Breaking Down the EMV Liability Shift - Who's Liable for What & When.

  8. 6 Out 10 U.S. Consumers With Credit Cards Are Not Ready For EMV
    9/21/2015

    As retailers and banks prepare for the October 1 EMV liability shift—which moves fraud liability from issuing banks to merchants —many consumers have not yet received their new chip-enabled cards, or are simply in the dark about what EMV means, according to a new survey from ACI Worldwide.

  9. Phoenix Managed Networks’ PCI-Certified Security Solution Available To BlueStar Partners
    9/9/2015

    Channel partners can take advantage of BlueStar’s partnership with a cloud-based network services and security provider whose solution can help secure your clients’ networks and help keep them in PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliance. Phoenix Managed Networks’ agreement with BlueStar enables partners to sell PhoeniXSentry, the world’s first PCI DSS Level 1-certified network security service.

  10. iVend Platform Equips Midmarket With Total Omni-Channel Solution
    9/3/2015

    iVend Retail is designed to enable merchants to launch an effective omni-channel strategy including mobile point of sale (mPOS), collecting data through loyalty and customer engagement programs, and sending digital offers and coupons to a consumer’s phone or home computer. “The omni-channel feel can be achieved at brick-and-mortar stores or online,” Mick Adamson, VP, North America, says.