By Chris Dawson December 11, 2019 - 10:48 am

How marketplaces can keep up with the rise of cashless

Lee Jones, Director of Sales and Business Development at Ingenico Enterprise Retail today discusses the rise of the cashless society, if marketplaces are keeping up with payment trends and how you can cater for consumers with a preference for cashless offline when they come online

Facebook Pay launches in the US

Facebook want you to entrust them with your money with their new Facebook Pay service which launched in the US today. Facebook Pay aims to provide you with a convenient, secure and consistent payment experience across Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp. More details available at

Strong Customer Authentication: How will it affect merchants?

Even on the day the Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) regulation came into force across Europe, the requirements for merchants remained unclear. The impact will be significantly differing payment experience across Europe, with increased friction in the payment process resulting in reduced conversion rates, says Paul

Amazon tap into cash-reliant US shoppers with Amazon PayCode

Amazon are tapping into the 'cash-reliant society' with the launch of Amazon PayCode in the US to enable customers to pay for their purchases in cash at one of 15,000 Western Union locations. Amazon PayCode will be rolling out to the US customers over the

‘eBay Managed Payments are about passing value back to our sellers’: Keala Gaines of eBay

"eBay Managed Payments are about passing the value back to our sellers," is how Keala Gaines of eBay described the rationale behind the introduction of the marketplace's payments service. Speaking at eBay Open 2019, Keala Gaines, senior director of payment services of eBay with two decades

UK SMEs fail to embrace ‘buy now, pay later’ due to adoption cost

The cost of adoption puts a spotlight on merchants' failure to embrace 'buy now, pay later' business model as the majority of UK SMEs cite it as the biggest roadblock to the introduction of the payment's service, says new research by Klarna. The research polled 100

ASOS and Klarna expand instalment payments into the US

ASOS and Klarna have announced the expansion of their partnership which offers shoppers in the US instalment payments option, giving shoppers the freedom to buy now, and pay later customer service luxury. The move will see the marketplace providing more than 850 brands with . an

How Zalando addressed the introduction of PSD2

On the 14 of September, Strong Customer Authentication comes into force as part of the EU Payment Services Directive (PSD2). For customers, this means that payment will be even more secure. If they want to pay online, they will have to authenticate their payment using

Newegg jumps on cryptocurrency bandwagon with global Bitcoin payment expansion

The US tech-focused marketplace Newegg are capitalising on the cryptocurrency trend by announcing the global expansion of Bitcoin payments to 73 Newegg country-specific stores, allowing shoppers to pay in nearly all of the countries the company serves worldwide. Five years ago, the marketplace was one of