High-street retailers should consider allowing shoppers to authorise in-store payments with part of their body, claims a new report from Worldpay, which reveals the pressure retailers face in meeting the demands of today’s digital shoppers.
Mobile contactless transactions topped £370 million* in the first six months of 2017, a whopping 336%** year on year rise in spending, according to the latest transaction data from payments processor Worldpay.
New data from Worldpay suggests that overseas visitors could spend as much as £2.4 billion this summer, following a particularly prolific period of shopping by Middle Eastern tourists during the traditional Eid celebrations at the end of June.
Over 100 volunteers from Worldpay’s call centre in Gateshead will give up their evening this Friday to man the phones for Comic Relief, taking thousands of telephone donations from across the country, and processing millions of pounds from generous donors throughout the evening.
Sons and daughters across the UK could fork out as much as £163 million* this weekend on flowers, jewellery, meals out and pampering spa days for their mums, according to data from payments processing company, Worldpay.
Preoday, an online and mobile ordering technology company, and Worldpay, the global leader in payments, today announced a new strategic and preferred partnership to provide integrated online ordering and payment solutions to their clients around the world.
Workers grabbing lunch on the go, and paying for drinks at the bar are behind a surge in mobile contactless payments according to the latest spending data from Worldpay, the UK’s largest payments processor.
Shoppers could spend as much as £2.6* billion on cards this Saturday according to Worldpay, with millions flocking to the high-street in a bid to buy last-minute presents on the last full weekend before Christmas Day.
Worldpay has announced a major milestone in helping UK retailers reduce the complexity and cost associated with gaining PCI compliance by becoming the first payment acquirer to be able to offer customers a complete end to end omni-channel payments service that includes Point to Point Encryption (P2PE) Version 2 certification from the Payments Card Industry Council.
Calling all developers: global payments company Worldpay is returning to the findev stage as a sponsor of the third annual Money20/20 Hackathon in Las Vegas, Oct. 22-23, for 24 hours of intense competition and innovation.
Worldpay has seen online sales for airlines and travel agents soar in the run-up to this year’s autumn Golden Week festival. Compared with 2015, Worldpay has recorded a 21% surge in spend across the region in the weeks leading up to the October holiday.*
Retailers that delay investments in their business in the wake of the Brexit vote could be putting their long-term prospects at risk warns Worldpay, as a new study from the payments processor reveals widespread uncertainty about trading conditions across the sector.