Value supermarket chain Lidl has rolled out contactless technology across its UK store portfolio as the grocer looks to enhance its convenience offering to customers.
RBTE 2014 puts an even greater focus on the crucial topic of payments with the formation of a specialist payments steering committee.
A total of 16 leading payment service providers in Australia have confirmed they will be introducing MasterCard's digital wallet system, MasterPass, to their customers.
A cashless society is not on the cards, but two separate surveys released this week highlight the growing usage of contactless technology and debit card payments.
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One of Europe's largest online payment system providers Skrill has been sold to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners in a multi-million euro deal.
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VeriFone will be exhibiting at RBTE 2014. Robert McLaughlin, GM and VP, VeriFone UK and Ireland, says previously disruptive payment technologies are now vital to retailers' success.
High street baker Greggs is to launch mobile wallet-based loyalty scheme and will make a £25 million investment in its retail systems over the next five years.
With MasterPass's recently announced entry into the UK market, competition in the digital wallet sector is intensifying.
Experienced payments professional Mark McMurtrie is an independent consultant at Payments Consultancy and a member of RBTE's Steering Committee.