AJB and Epicor Alliance to help Retailers Secure Point of Sale Transactions
AUSTIN, TX: AJB Software Design and Epicor software forms a business alliance to assist retailers to better adapt to the changing methods of payment. It aims to simplify and secure electronic payment acceptance at the point-of-purchase and help in fulfilling security requirements such as the forthcoming Europay, MasterCard and Visa ("EMV") initiative.
The partnership provides retailers with a single, secure, continuous payment solution capable of handling high transaction volumes while sustaining consumer payment experiences.
"To address concerns about customer data protection and privacy and new security mandates, retailers are shoring up their processes around the transmission of sensitive data," says Noel Goggin, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Epicor Retail. "Now they can rest easier, relying on the Epicor Retail Store solution -- now featuring the industry's leading technology to streamline and secure electronic payment acceptance at the point of sale."
AJB's FIPay (Flexible Integrated Payments) solutions have been fully integrated into Epicor Retail Store 6.4 solution to allow retailers to handle all aspects of electronic payment acceptance at the point of sale, including authorization and settlement, and dynamic currency conversion, with end-to-end encryption and tokenization. It also enables retailers to swiftly accommodate new and emerging payment types, like consumer mobile payment "wallets"; diverse bank processors, payment devices, and international currencies.
"Retailers that leverage the Epicor Retail Store point-of-sale solution integrated with FIPay solutions, aren't just getting leading integrated electronic payment technology, they are getting a solution backed by proven expertise in the electronic payment industry, with the flexibility and agility to quickly respond to industry changes without the need for extensive modifications," comments Bohdan Myroniw, Director-Business Development with AJB Software.