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Walmart Offering Flat Fee Unlimited Grocery Delivery


Walmart to Fold Jet Into Its Own E-Commerce Operations Walmart will merge the rest of its Jet teams and, with the change, Simon Belsham will step down as president of Jet. Get...
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Oz central bank laments 'slow and uneven' NPP roll-out by Big Four

The Reserve Bank of Australia has described the roll out of New Payments Platform (NPP) services by major banks "disappointing" and called for action to break down barriers preventing new...
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Dutch banks begin transition to joint ATM network

ABN Amro, ING and Rabobank have begun the process of transferring their ATMs to a new operator as they seek to adjust to a world where cash use is declining...
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Tinkoff introduces Oleg the voice assistant

Russia's Tinkoff has unveiled Oleg, a "polite but also firm" voice assistant who can help customers with everything from transferring money to making restaurant reservations. Tinkoff says Oleg is the...
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KLM integrates Apple Pay to KLM app

(The Paypers) KLM has introduced Apple Pay to Dutch users of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines’ iOS app, allowing them to pay for flight tickets and supplementary products. Original link
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Vista Bank, Viva Wallet launch new payment solution for retailers

(The Paypers) Vista Bank has launched a POS and ecommerce payment solution in partnership with Viva Wallet , a fintech providing financial services across Europe. Original link
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lululemon Gains Momentum Across the Enterprise


Q1 2019 Results Direct to consumer net revenue increased 35%  Traffic drove comps both in-store and online with increases of 8% and 41% E-commerce revenues in China increased over 100%   Q1 2019...
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Cryptocurrency experts meet at Europol to tighten relationships with authorities

(The Paypers) Over 300 cryptocurrency experts from both law enforcement and the private sector have attended the sixth Cryptocurrency Conference hosted at Europol ’s headquarters from 12 to 14 June 2019....
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Facebook gets big backers for GlobalCoin project

Facebook has reportedly landed Visa, Mastercard, Paypal and Uber as founder members of its forthcoming stablecoin ecosystem. Facebook has been rapidly moving forward with its crypto plans, reportedly hoping to...
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Brex raises USD 100 mln to reach USD 2.6 bln valuation

(The Paypers) Y Combinator graduate corporate credit card for startups provider Brex has received USD 100 million in funding through a Series C extension. Original link
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African Development Bank creates fintech fund to boost financial inclusion

The African Development Bank has allocated £100 million in working capital and £300 million in debt financing to boost financial inclusion initiatives across the continent. The Africa Digital Financial Inclusion...
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Bento for Business to launch new B2B payments solution Bento Pay

(The Paypers) US-based B2B payments company Bento for Business has unveiled plans to introduce a new B2B payments solution called Bento Pay Original link
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JAGGAER to expand data capabilities with AI powered analytics

(The Paypers) US-based spend management company JAGGAER has announced expansions to its Analytics capabilities on the JAGGAER ONE spend management platform. Original link
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Ecommerce in Austria was worth EUR 7.3 bln in 2018

(The Paypers) Ecommerce in Austria was worth EUR 7.3 billion in 2018, according to data from the Austrian Institute for SME Research . Original link
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New rules to protect BNPL consumers revealed by the FCA

(The Paypers) The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced new rules for the Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) market. Original link
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ProfitSword, RubixCloud partner to provide accounting platform

(The Paypers) US-based business intelligence provider ProfitSword and WVC RubixCloud have teamed to create a data management and accounting solution for the US hotel industry. Original link
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Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, Uber to back Facebook's GlobalCoin

(The Paypers) More than a dozen companies including Visa, Mastercard, PayPal Holdings and Uber Technologies have been reported to back Facebook’s new cryptocurrency. Original link
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PPRO buys allpago

UK cross-border e-payments firm PPRO has acquired Latin American counterpart allpago. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Allpago has built itself up to become a major provider of...
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17 Reasons Why You Need To Be a Prepaid Cardholder

The Canadian open-loop prepaid market has grown 27 percent over the last three years, according to the Canadian Prepaid Providers Organization’s (CPPO) most recent annual study.  The reason? Prepaid cards make...
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FirstBank join RTP network

FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks, announced that it is joining the real-time payments revolution, committing to bring faster payments capabilities to its customers through the RTP®...
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