Avios, Virgin Atlantic and HMV is partnering with an app which automatically links card payments to loyalty.
Mobile payment business Zapp has named Rajiv Garodia as its managing director. He will also take on the role of MD for international sales at Zapp's parent company, Vocalink.
Andrea Dunlop, CEO of card solutions and acquiring at Paysafe, takes a look at whether retailers are missing out on interchange fees. Has the door been opened for issuers to profit more on debit cards?
New research shows that card fraud rose in ten European countries last year, with the largest increase experienced in the UK.
Pop-up shopping mall Boxpark has announced it will be launching a new integrated point of sale system for its traders to use, ahead of next month's opening of Boxpark Croydon.
Retailers who encourage customers to use their own mobile devices to scan and pay for their shopping could be opening themselves up to theft, according to a new report.
UK sandwich chain Eat says it has developed a clear strategy – covering technology investment, staff training and customer signposting – for the imminent introduction of the new polymer bank notes.
Furniture retailer Ikea apologised last week after it emerged that a BT network outage caused a fault on its payment service platform, charging over 100 UK customers twice for the same transaction.
APG Cash Drawer is setting a target of further innovation in the field of retail technology, following the appointment of a new global VP for engineering.
Mastercard has agreed to take majority control of UK-based payments system provider, Vocalink, in a deal worth around £700 million.
Mastercard must pay Sainsbury's £68.6 million after a UK Competition Appeal Tribunal ruled that interchange fees charged to the retailer were too high.
Two-thirds of Europeans want to use biometric authentication when paying for goods and services, with fingerprint recognition being the most popular.