The integration of WorldPay’s services into the Intershop platform seeks to maximise merchants’ transaction success and their ability to execute cross-border strategies by offering customers access to locally preferred methods of payments through WorldPay’s portfolio of 200+ alternative payment types. According to the Global Online Shopper Report, commissioned by WorldPay, 61% of online shoppers have greater confidence in a website that offers them a choice of payment methods.
Shane Happach, Chief Commercial Officer, eCommerce division at WorldPay, comments: “Following WorldPay’s integration with Intershop’s platform, merchants can now benefit from a comprehensive eCommerce solution that delivers unrivalled payment processing, risk and alternative payment capabilities. If they are to make the most of the potential that eCommerce brings, merchants must employ systems that are interoperable and efficient for them, and bring added value and convenience for customers. Consumers will not think twice about abandoning their shopping cart if their preferred payment method is not available. This integration places emphasis on the importance of the availability of preferred payment types, which many other platforms do not consider, to enable merchants to operate eCommerce globally through a single interface.”
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