Tuesday , August 11, 2020

Digital Transactions News staff

Electronics Payments Suspends Fees and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/19/20

Electronic Payments Inc. said it will temporarily suspend the monthly support fees for its TableTurn and Exatouch Point of Sale products for three months.JPMorgan Chase & Co. is temporarily closing 1,000 of its bank branches, or 20% of its network, because of Covid-19, according to press reports. The remaining open branches will …

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New 7-Eleven Delivery Option and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/18/20

In the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, 7-Eleven Inc. said its home-delivery service has added a “contactless” option in which customers can indicate they want the delivery left at the door. The company’s 7NOW delivery app counts more than 30 million enrolled households.MoneyGram International Inc. reported its online transactions grew 60% year-over-year in …

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ETA’s Transact Canceled and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/17/20

Transact, the Electronic Transactions Association’s annual conference, has been canceled because of the Covid-19 public health emergency.Kount Inc. launched Kount Control, technology it says will allow companies to fight malicious logins and bots, credential stuffing, and brute-force attacks without interfering with legitimate transactions.Mobile-commerce provider Bango Plc said it is providing carrier-billing services for …

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Nacha Cancels 2020 Payments Event and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/16/20

Nacha’s Smarter Faster Payments 2020 Conference has been canceled because of concerns related to the novel coronavirus. Nacha said it is trying to develop a free virtual event with select educational content. Next year’s conference is scheduled for April 25-28 in San Francisco.Dueling bills have been introduced in the Delaware Legislature that would …

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OTG Experience To Use Amazon Go Tech and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/13/20

Airport restaurant and retail operator OTG Experience LLC says it will be one of the first retailers to use Amazon.com Inc.’s “Just Walk Out” cashierless technology, the system that powers Amazon’s Amazon Go stores, when it opens a CIBO Express Gourmet Market next week in Terminal C of Newark Liberty International Airport.A technology …

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NAB Debuts New Compensation Program and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/12/20

Payments provider North American Bancard LLC launched two new compensation programs for sales agents, including a restructured bonus program and a portfolio buyout program that includes an opportunity for qualified sales agents to have a portion of their residuals purchased.Processor Wirecard AG is partnering with point-of-sale credit specialist Klarna AB to integrate all of …

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Nova Dia Adds Square Integration and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/11/20

Novo Dia Group, a developer of point-of-sale software for electronic benefits transfer and other payments, said it has integrated with Square Inc.’s platform and enhanced its main product, Mobile Market, which it has renamed TotalPay.College payment-processing specialist PayMyTuition said it has developed a service that allows colleges and universities to settle cross-border …

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Western Union’s Law-Firm Payment Service and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/10/20

The Western Union Co. launched WU Incoming Payments for Legal, a service aimed at allowing U.S. law firms to accept foreign payments without bank-processing fees.Payments provider Usio Inc. said InsureSmith, which provides insurance brokerage software products, integrated Usio’s PayFac-in-a-Box service to enable users to pay premiums directly through the InsureSmith platform.E-commerce services provider Signifyd announced …

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SurchX Sold to InterPrivate and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 3/9/20

Private-equity firm InterPrivate LLC announced the acquisition of SurchX, a payments provider offering surcharging programs. SurchX was renamed InterPayments. Terms were not disclosed.ParTech Inc., a subsidiary of PAR Technology Corp., announced an application programming interface integration with eTouchMenu, a digital-menu provider, and ParTech’s Brink POS software.Priority Payment Systems, a subsidiary of …

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Square’s Dorsey Reconsidering His Africa Relocation and other Digital Transactions New briefs from 3/6/20

Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and chief executive of Twitter Inc. who also is the CEO of merchant processor Square Inc., told an investor conference he is reconsidering his plan to spend much of his time this year in Africa because of Covid-19, the coronavirus, “and everything else going on,” Bloomberg …

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