The Curious Case of Apple Pay in Iceland

I paid with Apple Pay to the shrieks and surprise of the young lady working at the local grocer. She had never seen someone pay with a phone before. She had never even heard of mobile payments. She made me show her 3 times before she actually believed me that I was in fact sending money to her account! And she made me put Apple Pay on her phone, which I could not, because Iceland "does not have Apple Pay".

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DotDashPay integrates mobile payments and loyalty with ID TECH VivoPay devices

DotDashPay, an innovative payment software technology company based in San Francisco, has completed certification and integration with the ID TECH suite of contactless readers including the Kiosk III and VivoPay 4880 series. This integration will accelerate the ability for both OEMs and merchants to implement mobile wallet payment and loyalty. 

 

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An Unfortunate EMV Workaround

EMV was supposed to make everything secure. Is it really that secure or is it just a technology that is being pushed on merchants without providing much benefit?

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NRF Big Show Recap: Retail is Kind of Freaking Out

Retail is kind of freaking out. I don't mean this is a derisive way. It's more like retail is going through a mixture of excitement, trepidation, panic, exploration, and self-reflection. Maybe I should say retail is going through its "teenage years".

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The DotDashPay Tenets

Our company is a reflection of our ideals, and our ideals are a reflection of us. When we sat down to write out the ideology we planned to subscribe to, we started with what we were already subscribed to innately and expanded from there.

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The Proliferation of Branded Payments

There seems to be a new "insert company name here" Pay almost every month. Why are retailers so willing to go to such great lengths to have a branded payment experience and is there an easier path?

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