The battle of Brazil’s card payment market

By Luciana Damasceno|2018-12-01T06:15:22+00:00November 30th, 2018|

The Brazilian market of card readers is one of the most exciting at the moment. Companies are fighting for a slice of the sector, estimated to have released over 300 models so far and paved the way for two successful IPOs this year. Yet not so long ago, local [...]

SumUp offers the first mobile POS system in Switzerland

By Istvan Fekete|2018-09-12T19:35:01+00:00October 11th, 2015|Tags: , |

Small and mobile businesses in Switzerland got a new option for accepting card payments: the SumUp app installed on their smartphone or tablet. Combined with the PIN+ card reader, small businesses can accept debit and credit cards using the latest Bluetooth connectivity and a Wifi or 3G/4G connection to process the transaction. [...]

Mobile payments in the Netherlands: alternatives for small businesses

By Istvan Fekete|2018-11-14T15:08:24+00:00October 5th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Holland's mobile payment market just got “agglomerated” in the fall of 2014, when Swedish iZettle stepped in as the fourth mobile payment service provider, joining Payleven, SumUp, and Adyen Shuttle. For small business owners, sole traders, non-profits or individuals who want to accept debit and credit cards without the [...]

The mobile payment race in France: mobile card readers

By Ben Taylor|2020-08-21T19:38:27+00:00September 22nd, 2015|Tags: , |

Europeans are becoming more and more used to using plastic cards for everyday items. In some countries it’s now quite possible to get through a day and even week without using cash at all. According to Euromonitor International’s recent consumer payments study, card payments are expected to be more popular [...]