Contactless limit to increase to £100

From the 15th of October 2021, the spending limit for contactless payments in the UK will rise to £100. As with previous increases to the spending limit, some consumers have welcomed the news while others have expressed concern about the potential for fraud. But with contactless payments accounting for 90% of all UK card payments…

How retailers can overcome the disparity between online and in-store experiences?

Over the pandemic, UK eCommerce grew by 46%. As a result, consumers became increasingly accustomed to seamless online payment experiences. Only until recently, physical in-stores and hospitality payments remained largely frozen in time. This disparity between online and in-store experiences creates friction for merchants who need to meet customers’ expectations of quick and seamless payments…

Payment innovations in the Nordics

Published: Payment Expert As payment innovations continue to develop worldwide, the Nordic region has caught the attention of international providers, including UK-based MultiPay Global Solutions. Speaking to Payment Expert, MultiPay’s Chief Operating Officer, Delia Pedersoli, discussed payment innovations in the Nordics and her firm’s commercial strategy in the region. What led to MultiPay being keen…

Bringing the benefits of eCommerce experiences in-store

Guest Blog by Tony Westwater, Head of IT, Fraser Group How to create a seamless single-channel experience? Since the Covid-19 pandemic began exerting its pressures on the world economy, businesses worldwide and across industries have had to rapidly adapt to unprecedented circumstances. Some have been more fortunate than others. Those in a position to switch to…