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Frictionless Commerce – Making EMV a Natural Choice

In commerce circles, EMV shares about as much media time as NFC and other forms of contactless payments. But curiously, the man-on-the-street neither really knows, or cares, that pretty soon his credit card will be a good bit heavier (and a bit more secure) thanks to the addition of a chip that lets it communicate with a payment terminal.

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VeriFone Forging Ahead in France

France is one of Europe’s largest and most mature card payment markets. It generates more than 10 billion transactions annually through 1.2 million points of interaction and 130,000 e-commerce sites. It’s also a highly competitive market and one which favours ‘home-grown’ suppliers. Continue reading

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Retail Security – Address The Threat

The recent security breaches at major retail centers have elevated the need for more awareness around cardholder data security, to heights not seen in a decade. The irony of course, is that while we are now far more aware of these threats thanks in no small part to the viral nature of the Internet, it is also the Internet that allows criminals to more easily ply their craft and reap the rewards of their nefarious activities. Continue reading

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VeriFone’s Retail Bootcamp – Sign up for the latest run-down on payments in retail

Each year, VeriFone hosts a series of retail events in the UK focusing on trends and technologies in retail and how to apply them to everyday business. This year’s dates have just been announced and we have two, half-day sessions planned where industry experts and retailers will drill down to the basics of how to be a successful retailer Continue reading