mobile payment

Automotive Postmates Partners With Square To Help Restaurants Enable On-Demand Delivery

The partnership aims to answer demand from small business merchants like restaurant owners looking to enable flexible on-demand delivery

Analysis Interview: How Raise Mobile Payments Builds On Existing Infrastructure For Seamless Transactions

Raise's CEO speaks to PSFK about how the payment platform evolved from a gift card marketplace into a centralized mobile transaction experience, redefining loyalty programs as a next-gen digital wallet

Fashion & Apparel French Sporting Goods Retailer Opens Apple-Powered Cashless U.S. Store

Decathlon is launching its first and flagship location on U.S. soil complete with digital-led and cashless transaction features as well as experimenting with kiosk check-outs

Features How Airports Like LAX Are Using Automated Services For Frictionless Experiences

Using a mix of app-enabled, data-driven and seamless technology, airport retailers are creating frictionless experiences for busy pre-boarding customers

Consumer Goods How Retailers Like Sam's Club Repurpose Physical Spaces For Fulfillment & Frictionless Checkout

Retailers are rethinking the use of the physical store, replacing cash wraps with mobile checkout and utilizing excess space for online order fulfillment

Brand Activation & Immersion Interview: Why Storytelling Is The Future Of The Physical Retail Experience

Ahead of her appearance at this year's Shoptalk, Lionesque Group founder Melissa Gonzalez shares insights on the future of the brick-and-mortar experience in a digital world, emphasizing the importance of storytelling

Delivery & Logistics How Retailers In China Are Enabling Faster On-Demand Grocery Ordering And Delivery

As detailed in PSFK’s China Debrief, grocery retailers in the forward-looking country are experimenting with interactive technology both inside the store and on-the-go to enable shopping experiences that are faster and more intuitive than ever

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket How Tencent Is Integrating Next-Generation Tech For Seamless Store Experience And Design

Marshaling technology like face scanning for quick checkouts and WeChat integration that eliminates queues and lets consumers pay via mobile, here's how Tencent is building digital-led stores for brands like Intel and Walmart to optimize frictionless shopping

Food & Beverage How Alibaba Leads With Innovation In Transaction & Payment Technology

China's retail giant Alibaba is at the global forefront of new payment technology, harnessing facial recognition, mobile apps and more to merge the digital and physical for next-gen seamless transactions

Retail Missguided Mobile Shoppers Can Buy Now And Pay Later

Three of the biggest names in digital payments partnered to maximize the ecomm apparel brand's mobile conversions, allowing customers to receive and try their wares before they buy

Cafe & Restaurant Costa's Chip-Enabled Coffee Cup Lets Customers Pay Without Cash Or Card

Coffee drinkers can truly grab their drink and go with Costa's reusable, digitally enabled Clever Cup, connecting to a Barclay bPay chip to enable contactless payment

Loyalty & Membership Amazon To Let Customers Use Cashless 'Pay' Service With Brick-And-Mortar Retailers

The mega etailer is building out its cashless Amazon Pay function to allow customers digital wallet transactions at brick-and-mortar retailers like restaurants and gas stations, hoping to compete with Google and Apple's digital in-store payment options

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services 7-Eleven Brings Alipay And Wechat Digital Payment To Customers In Canada

7-Eleven is the first convenience store in North America to accept the popular mobile payment apps, initially targeting Chinese tourists and hoping to attract Canadian customers

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Rideshare Convenience Box Lets Passengers Pay For Their Purchases Through Venmo

Venmo is making it easier for rideshare passengers to purchase snacks and amenities from Cargo's convenience boxes, targeting millennial and Gen-Z demographics by enabling payment through its peer-to-peer app