mobile payment

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket 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

Food & Beverage 7-Eleven Offers Customers Mobile Check-Out Capability

The convenience chain is launching a mobile self-checkout feature that lets customers scan and pay for items with their phones while they shop, eliminating the need to wait in line

Consumer Goods Walmart 'Sam's Club Now' Provides Shoppers Alternative To Amazon Go

Walmart's first cashierless, app-based store will be opening in Dallas early next month, aiming to sharpen the retailer's competitive edge by offering in-store navigation, lists that update in real time as customers shop and voice capabilities

Cafe & Restaurant Disruptive Convenience Store Offers Shoppers Natural Foods And Cashierless Checkout

Choice Market in Denver is taking an omnichannel approach to distributing its fast yet healthy food to its customers, offering them order-ahead capabilities, cashierless checkout, in-store amenities and more

Post Purchase Service & Support American Express Rewards Members Can Use Points With PayPal Merchants

The partnership will let Amex card holders spend their reward points with any merchant that accepts PayPal, increasing their usefulness to customers while also supporting smaller businesses

Retail Payment Platform Allows Small Businesses To Offer Installment Agreements

Software from Square aims to help smaller brands compete with big-box retailers who offer the increasingly popular payment form for smaller items

Loyalty & Membership Apple Wallet Lets Students Synch Their College ID Functions To Their Phones

Apple expands its ecosystem for some consumers by integrating  student ID cards from select colleges into its wallet feature

Transactions & Payments Singapore Mall Shoppers Receive Rewards For Using WeChat's Cashless Payment Service

One of China's leading mobile payment solutions is partnering with a Singapore mall to promote its cash-free payment feature, targeting younger traveling shoppers to whom the service is particularly appealing

Automotive Uber Customers Can Pay For Rideshare Services With Pre-Loaded Wallet

Helping to differentiate it from its competitors, the rideshare service is letting customers load money into Uber Cash to use for rides, bike-sharing, food delivery and more

Transactions & Payments Venmo's Debit Card Lets Users Pay Without Their Phone

The mobile payment app is optimizing its user experience by letting members pay with their Venmo balance via debit card, facilitating and expanding the use of the service while also eliminating the need for a phone

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Lacoste Stores Are Adopting Alipay To Attract Tourists From China

Lacoste banks on Chinese tourism by accepting Alibaba's payment system at its U.S. stores

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Barclaycard Is Trying To Put An End To The Supermarket Line

Their app automatically charges grocery items to a shopper's credit card as they pass through the store

Fashion & Apparel This Online Store Has Created An ‘Operating System’ For Physical Retail

Farfetch is tapping into the power of data to create a more convenient and personal shopping experience