One of the top three convenience retailers in Japan will enter the UK market and become a leading player by 2016. That’s one of 20 opinions expressed by convenience consultants, SRCG, in their new Shape of Convenience 2016 report. The
Superdrug, the UK’s second largest health and beauty retailer, has launched contactless payment at 50 of its UK stores and plans to expand the technology across the UK during 2012. The contactless technology has been provided by WorldPay’s card payment
Timpson Group is rolling out contactless payment to all its Timpson shoe repair stores and Max Spielmann photo processing outlets in partnership with Barclaycard. From October 2011, the service will be offered in all of the Group’s 860 branches, offering
Barclaycard in marking the 45th anniversary of the UK’s first credit card. Since it launched on 26 June 1966, credit cards have grown the company reports today Barclaycards are used 32,760 times an hour. The year after the first credit
Three quarters of British consumers (73%) feel they need more education on contactless technology before they start paying with contactless debit and credit cards or mobile phones, according to new research commissioned by Ingenico, a leading provider of payment solutions.
UK consumers are confused about what contactless payments actually are, according to a survey of 1,000 shoppers conducted by secure card payments specialist The Logic Group. It found more than a fifth – 21% – of consumers think a contactless
Value retailer Wilkinson is trialing Barclaycard contactless payment in 25 stores, ahead of a potential roll out of the technology across its estate. With over 4m customers a week, Wilkinsons is the first in its sector to trial the contactless