Integrated payment solutions provider AJB Software Design has announced availability of FIPay Mobile, a mobile payment application that allows Android and iPhone users to pay for gas purchases using their mobile phones while remaining in their car.
It provides petroleum retailers the opportunity to attract new mobile-savvy consumers by deploying customised mobile applications without the need to make new investments or changes to their POS infrastructure.
The FIPay Mobile solution is available to merchants in a number of industries, including retail, hospitality and the petroleum verticals. AJB piloted a successful deployment at Hughes Car Wash, a Petroleum & C-Store retailer, based in Edmonton, Alberta. Consumers can now pay for gasoline and car washes with their mobile devices, with plans to roll out the solution to additional locations over the next year.
FIPay is PCI-compliant and integrated with Cogeco, a PCI-DSS validated service provider, to ensure the highest level of security for each transaction. For the merchant, there’s minimal configuration and hardware required. There’s no separate device, no new payment highway, and no new financial processor required. For the consumer, they simply need to download the merchant’s small application onto their phone, create an account, register one of their credit cards, and then they are immediately set up to start making purchases from their mobile wallet.
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