Neobank Viva Wallet has partnered with Elo to enable merchants to accept Chip & PIN and Tap-on-Phone contactless payments in one device.
European businesses can now offer new payment experiences by accepting contactless chip and PIN and tap-on-phone payments using the Viva Wallet embedded payment platform for smart devices with the Elo M50 and M60 Pay mobile computers in a mobile point Combine an enterprise-class system of sale . A technology that integrates intelligent retail software and payment acceptance for every transaction into a wearable Android computer. The strategic alliance of Viva Wallet and Elo with additional omnichannel solutions has gone live in Europe and plans for global expansion, including the US.
Extension of the POS experience
The integration of Viva Wallet’s technology with Elo’s all-in-one handheld solutions, both elegant and robust, transforms the point of sale into an enterprise-class tool – an advanced mobile or fixed terminal that is Level 3 certified and accepts over 30 different payment methods.
In addition, the flexible and versatile device facilitates ticketing, inventory management, delivery tracking, price verification and other retail tasks thanks to a powerful processor and an optional integrated barcode scanner. The optional docking station and the expansion module turn the mobile solution into a stationary terminal.
This strategic partnership will result in greater systems consolidation, streamlined operations, improved security, and a seamless customer journey across industries—from retail and grocery to hospitality, entertainment, and logistics.
A partnership for online and in-store payments
Viva Wallet and Elo’s joint add-on omnichannel solutions enhance both online and retail experiences, giving businesses options to streamline operations and increase conversions. Elo’s broad, diversified hardware portfolio, backed by enterprise-focused Android development and leadership, integrated with Viva Wallet’s plug-and-play payment technology applies to all end-customer touchpoints.
Representatives from Viva Wallet said that Elo and Viva Wallet are a perfect fit with their shared focus on innovation and leadership. They are excited about this partnership as part of their Independent Hardware Vendor Partnership Program. Viva Wallet is one of the first in Europe to enable payments on any smart device – from mobile terminals to smart mirrors and self-checkout units – via its software platform. They enable consolidation and less hassle for all businesses accepting payments using just a single device, while introducing new innovative payment use cases across industries including HORECA, transit and tourism. Their goal is to enable frictionless omnichannel payments for everyone, everywhere.
Elo representatives also commented on the partnership, saying that they are excited to be working with Viva Wallet to offer businesses the ability to accept payments in-store or on the go, regardless of where customers are located. Their Android-based portfolio is used by retail, restaurant and manufacturing brands around the world for applications ranging from POS, self-checkout and self-order to endless aisle and automation. Using Viva Wallet’s innovative solutions to integrate fully integrated payments offers additional benefits for all customers.
For more information about Viva Wallet, see the company profile on The Paypers Company Database.