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SEQR has now launched in Portugal and more than 500 stores are already signed to roll out SEQR as a payment method. McDonalds, Lanidor and Science4you are just a few examples of merchants where you will shortly be able to pay with your smartphone. SEQR is now live in Sweden, Finland, Romania, Belgium and Portugal.
From 2015 the thousands of daily customers in JYSK Sweden’s 134 stores just have to grab their smartphone, when they pay at JYSK. This is a reality when JYSK introduce Seamless' (OMX: SEAM) mobile wallet SEQR in its Swedish stores. Danish JYSK Group is an international retail chain with 2,200 stores in 36 countries and an annual turnover of approximately €2,9bn.
The mobile wallet SEQR, provided by Swedish Seamless (OMX:SEAM), today introduces Shop Spot, a new feature that turns every media into a sales channel. A purchase is made directly from media and the product is then shipped to the chosen address. The feature is targeted to merchants, brands and media, while at the same time completely revolutionizing the shopping experience for the consumer.
SEQR announces that beauty chain The Body Shop will implement the mobile payment solution nationwide in Finland. SEQR launched in Finland earlier in 2014 with burger chain Hesburger and since then it has been implemented nationwide at TopSport, a leading Finnish sports goods chain. During the first quarter of 2015, SEQR will be rolled out to The Body Shop’s all 33 stores in Finland.
Seamless (OMX:SEAM), the company behind the mobile payment solution SEQR, recruits Beverly Cole as its U.S Head of Sales. Beverly has held numerous lead positions in finance and technology industries and most recently comes from First Data where she held the position as SVP and Strategic Account Leader for Bank of America Merchant Services.
ABOUT SEQR, by Seamless
SEQR (se•cure) is Sweden’s and Europe’s most used mobile wallet in stores and online. SEQR enables anybody with a smartphone to pay in stores, at restaurants, parking lots and online, transfer money at no charge, connect loyalty programs, store receipts digitally and receive offers and promotions directly... Show more
ABOUT SEQR, by Seamless
SEQR (se•cure) is Sweden’s and Europe’s most used mobile wallet in stores and online. SEQR enables anybody with a smartphone to pay in stores, at restaurants, parking lots and online, transfer money at no charge, connect loyalty programs, store receipts digitally and receive offers and promotions directly through one mobile app. Through the SEQR app, the user simply scans or taps a QR-code/NFC at check-out and approves the purchase by entering a PIN code. Fast, smooth and safe, SEQR’s payment solution enables merchants to lower interchange fees significantly compared to those charged by traditional card companies.
SEQR’s unique transaction platform has been developed by Seamless, one of the world’s largest suppliers of payment systems for mobile phones. Founded in 2001 and active in 26 countries, Seamless handles more than 3,1 billion transactions annually through 525 000 active sales outlets. 6 200 merchants have chosen SEQR including Sweden’s largest grocery chains, fast food chains and national retailer chains including McDonald’s, Hemköp and Ur&Penn. SEQR was launched in Romania in 2013 and in Finland, Belgium and Portugal during 2014. In 2013, SEQR won the Mobile Money Global Award for Best Mobile Money Deployment in Europe. Seamless is traded on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm, under the SEAM ticker. www.seqr.com
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