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China Calling

As featured in Digital Transactions on September 2, 2018. By John Stewart China Calling John Stewart September 2, 2018 The mobile-payments giants Alipay and WeChat Pay  are working hard to expand acceptance outside China, and the United States is a prime market. Here’s what that could mean for U.S. merchants— and for the comparatively less successful U.S. […]

4 Ways Retailers Are Using Social Commerce to Get Customers In the Store

As featured in Retail Information Systems on August 30, 2018. https://risnews.com/4-ways-retailers-are-using-social-commerce-get-customers-store 4 Ways Retailers Are Using Social Commerce to Get Customers In the Store By Amitaabh Malhotra – 08/30/2018 There’s no doubt that the retail industry has undergone major changes in lieu of the latest technology advancements, highlighting that brick and mortars are staying alive […]

Omnyway To Speak At PAYTHINK 2018

WHAT IS PAYTHINK PayThink 2018 is the premier bank-focused payments forum that offers unparalleled access to the most targeted gathering of influential card and payment leaders from the industry’s top banks, credit unions, technology firms and fintech innovators. OMNYWAY SESSION: What The Growth of WeChat & Alipay Means For The U.S. Payments Market 10:30am – […]

Apple Pay’s Recent Moves Bode Well For In-Store Payments

As featured in PaymentsSource on August 17th, 2018. By  Mohammad Khan More in  ISO and agent  Mobile payments   Retailers   Apple   As of March, Apple Pay had crossed $1 billion in annual volume and doubled its user base to 127 million over last 12 months. Meanwhile, Apple Pay is accepted at one in two U.S. stores today, […]

Is it time for retailers to adopt the WeChat Pay model?

As featured in PaymentEye on July 18th, 2018. Author Michael Hocking | Interview More News | Customer Experience | Mobile solutions   “WeChat Pay has transformed the digital world”, Ashley Guo, Regional Director of WeChat Pay, Tencent Holdings, said onstage at Money 20/20, Amsterdam. “We continue to shape the future of payments and commerce, bringing the new age of smart retail.” WeChat Pay have seen […]

Tuning Up for Upcoming Generation Z of Shoppers

As featured in Payments Journal on July 5th, 2018. As the successor to Millennials, Generation Z will represent 40 percent of all consumers by 2020, according to the December 2017 Accenture Report. Understanding the upcoming generation will be critical for retailers to attract shoppers in the next decade and beyond. Gen Z consumers are digitally savvy and […]

Steady 6.5% Growth Rate Projected for China for Second Half

As featured in Womens Wear Daily (WWD) on May 30th, 2018. Author Vicki M. Young | BUSINESS / FINANCIAL Growth of the middle class will boost sales of higher end goods, including luxury items. While the growth trajectory of China’s economy is easing a bit, it’s still higher than that of its more mature counterparts in the West. […]

Trump’s Threats to China will Fracture Payments Partnerships First

As featured in PaymentsSource on March 29, 2018. https://www.paymentssource.com/news/trumps-threats-to-china-will-fracture-payments-partnerships-first By John Adams, Executive Editor of PaymentsSource   President Trump’s isolationism is colliding head-on with a lucrative trend of Chinese tourists coming to the U.S. looking — and payments companies are caught in the crossfire. Trump’s recently announced tariffs on about $50 billion of Chinese imports are […]