- Processor JetPay Corp. announced its payments, payroll, and account-opening services are now available to clients of Bolts Technologies, a software provider specializing in deposit account onboarding for financial institutions.
- VeriFone Systems Inc. introduced its e280, a mobile point-of-sale device with a 3.5-inch color touchscreen that accepts near-field communication contactless payments, QR codes, EMV chip cards, and mobile wallets.
- Two of Rhode Island’s three medical marijuana dispensaries lost their ability to accept debit cards when their processor, which works with a bank in Massachusetts, cut them off because the U.S. attorney’s office in Massachusetts is taking an aggressive stance on enforcement of federal marijuana laws, the Providence Journal reported.
- ACI Worldwide Inc. said its UP Merchant Payments platform is now available as a cloud-based product. The service supports payments and related data across in-store, mobile, and Web channels.
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