New layer of merchant acquiring: Smart Routing adds value

This article was originally published by IDC Merchant acquiring has never been a completely transparent industry. Put simply: there are no price comparison websites for merchant service charges. Don’t get me wrong: in each country there will be a myriad of merchant acquirers for any retailer to choose from. But once you’ve signed with one, […]

With optimal routing in place, Zooz readies an omni-channel engine

This story originally appeared in Digital Transactions on July 29, 2014. Zooz is preparing to launch in September a transaction-routing engine that will let so-called Omni-Channel merchants run payments for e-commerce, mobile commerce, and in-store commerce through a single pipe. The engine, tentatively called the Omni-Channel Generator, will seek out the optimal path for each transaction, […]

Changing the dynamics of the acquiring ecosystem

This interview originally appeared on Zooz CEO Oren Levy recently caught up with Karen Webster, President of and leading payments expert, to share a bit about Zooz’s recent funding round and technological innovations. In their discussion, Oren explains the meaning behind Zooz’s company name, illustrates how our innovative Smart Routing technology is impacting […]

7 strategies for creating an omni-channel customer community

As omni-channel commerce gains momentum, retailers are pressed to develop customer engagement strategies translatable across all channels. One universal way retailers can foster customer relationships online and in-store is by encouraging customer reviews. Customer reviews are a great way to create a sense of community around your business. Because customer reviews are a way for […]

How are eWallets actually improving payments?

  It’s no secret that the eWallet is becoming a shopping experience staple – whether customers are shopping online or paying in-store. Although eWallets have been around for years, the media’s been abuzz with reports about new eWallets popping up in the market and explanations of how they’re improving the consumer payment experience. But with all […]