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Worldpay reveals growing appetite for dining out at Christmas

13 December 2018
LONDON, 13 December, 2018 – New data from the UK’s leading payments company Worldpay, has revealed a growing trend for eating out on Christmas Day. Analysis of consumer spending habits over the past two years has found restaurant spending on 25th December growing by 5.7% in 2017 , with 10% of Brits planning to dine out on Christmas Day .

Worldpay Scoops Fintech Deal of the Year 2018 at TMT M&A Awards

6 December 2018
LONDON and CINCINNATI, December 5, 2018 – Worldpay Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) a global leader in the payment technology industry, was recently awarded EMEA Fintech Deal of the Year 2018 at the TMT Finance M&A Awards ceremony held in London.

November 2018

Tourists set to boost UK high street by £65M this Black Friday Weekend

22 November 2018
LONDON, 22 November, 2018 – Savvy shoppers are set to splash over £3.1 billion this Black Friday weekend, with UK retailers expecting to take around 115 million transactions  over the Black Friday weekend. Worldpay analysts have also predicted that thousands of tourists will flock to the Great British high street to make the most of the deals on offer.

Worldpay spills the beans on British breakfast habits

20 November 2018
LONDON – 15 November 2018 – Brits are turning to caffeine and croissants to fuel their way through the daily grind, according to Worldpay. Data from the payments processor reveals the secret to ensuring a hassle-free breakfast run, offering a city-by-city guide to beating the queues and avoid being latte to work.  

Worldpay and CYBG Extend Partnership to Drive Digital Transformation for UK SMBs

13 November 2018
London, 13 November 2018: Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a leading payments technology company and CYBG, the UK’s largest challenger bank have agreed a new five-year referral partnership bringing Worldpay’s payments technology to CYBG business customers. The extended agreement gives business customers of Britain’s sixth biggest bank access to a full suite of Worldpay’s payments products.

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Top Tan Towns: Britain’s Biggest Beauty Kings & Queens

29 August 2018
Despite reports of UK consumers tightening their purse strings , beauty Kings and Queens across the country have pumped and plumped over £100 million into the industry this summer. In particular, barber and beauty salons saw a 6% increase in summer sales volumes compared with last year, showing the UK’s appetite for beauty continues to be strong. 

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Masters of the Payments Industry

13 December 2017
Worldpay, a leader in global payments, is pleased to announce that the first ever students of Worldpay’s newly created Master’s Degree in Management in the International Payments Ecosystem graduated today at a ceremony in central London after two years of study at Middlesex University London.

November 2017

Consumers worried about storing card details online

17 November 2017
With the busiest shopping season of the year fast approaching, Worldpay is encouraging online retailers to reassure customers about the security of their personal information following research from the company, which suggests that nearly two-thirds of consumers are worried about storing card details with vendors.*

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Shoppers give thumbs up to in-store biometrics

21 September 2017
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. 

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Email scam warning

31 March 2017
Worldpay has issued the following advice on how to spot the early warning signs of a scam or scammer before it’s too late.