Since October 1st, contactless payments terminals in France are now able to accept payments up to 30 Euros!
The mobile wallet has become the number 1 mobile payment processor with 36% US retailers that accept the payment method followed by Paypal at 34%.
The french bank La Société Générale will soon propose its clients the option to pay with Apple Pay! The purpose of this new payment method for the bank is to ease clients' everyday's life and complete their panel of offers in terms of mobile payments. The date of release has not been communicated yet.
ALDI a leading global discount supermarket chain with over 10,000 stores in 18 countries, announced this week it will now accept all forms of contactless payments, including Apple Pay, Android Pay at all of its nearly 1,700 stores in the United States.
Good news for the #Mobilepayments : Millennials have pioneered the adoption of both mobile banking and payments but adoption of mobile payments has also been rising among older adults over the past months.
According to the study of NTT DATA, 48% of American consumers are interested in mobile payments but there seems to be some hesitation in using the tool.
The research has been conducted among 300 retail IT managers and c-level professionals in the U.S. and U.K.
According to a Forrester research, Mobile Payments are finally taking off in Europe thanks to the increasing consumer awareness and growing retailer interest in mobile payment options.
The numbers are impressive, millions of customers across London are using quick and easy contactless payment technology to get around the Capital reveals TfL.
Contactless payments have been accepted on London Buses since December 2012 to cover Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground, and most National Rail services.