What is EMV?

Marc Castrechini | VIEW PROFILE

July 18, 2012

EMV Technology

EMV is the global card technology of choice and it’s coming to the U.S. There are an estimated 1.5 billion EMV cards worldwide and 21 million EMV terminals. Coupled with card adoption rates averaging 44.7 percent and terminal adoption rates at 76.4 percent, EMV’s global...

Mobile Payments: Stresses for POS Developers and VARs

Patrick Turiano | VIEW PROFILE

July 9, 2012

Mobile Payments

The payments ecosystem is changing and the impact of the convergence of new mobile payment types, mobile wallets and consumer programs are leading to new stresses for point-of-sale (POS) developers and value-added resellers (VARs). Historically, they have been focused on...

Merchant Warehouse’s Genius Offers Device and Operating System Agnostic Interface

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

June 28, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

Genius API provides seamless integration for POS developers on any device or operating system. Boston, MA – June 28, 2012 – Merchant Warehouse®, a leader and innovator in payment solutions, announced that its Genius™ platform, available through an application-programming...

What is Genius?

Dan Dufault | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

A sea of change is on the horizon in the payments industry. Daily introductions of new payment solutions and value-added offerings are creating a constant, building cadence of entries that are flooding the industry. The deluge of new providers coupled with increasing demands...

The Future is Customer Engagement

Henry Helgeson | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Genius Customer Engagement Platform

This is a very exciting time in the industry. There is an onslaught of new entries to the marketplace and, while emerging payment types including mobile wallets, NFC, EMV, and QR codes have not reached mass adoption, there is a major paradigm shift on the horizon. In fact,...

Four Tech Issues Holding Merchants Back

David McSweeney | VIEW PROFILE

June 12, 2012

Issues Holding Merchant Back

It’s hard to believe that online retailing has grown from a novelty to mainstream in the past 15 years. Years from now, when merchants look back at 2012, they’ll view many of today’s emerging technologies the same way. One thing is clear as of now: technology continues to change...

Visa’s move to push EMV payments is aimed at capturing market share

Patrick Turiano | VIEW PROFILE

September 2, 2011

EMV Payments

There have been numerous articles over the past several days covering Visa’s plans to push U.S. merchants to adopt EMV-enabled payments. Visa said merchants who have at least 75 percent of their Visa transactions originate from chip-enabled terminals will be able to forgo...

Additional Information on Contactless Payment Terminals

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

December 5, 2010

Contactless payment terminals allow consumers to make purchases with a simple wave of their hand, and are rapidly becoming a popular method of electronic credit card payment processing. The use of these contactless payment machines will provide benefits to retailers and...