Overall transactions on Black Friday showed a growth of 7.9% over 2008 and were in line with the overall transaction growth in October 2009 which was 8.2%. Same store sales volume increased 4.8% led by "solid growth among value merchants."
Russ will explain the platform's features and talk about how major companies - like FIS, SAP, and Carlson Marketing - are using the platform for innovative P2P, B2B and rewards applications. See the registration site for more details and the agenda. The fee for the webinar is $249. Register Now!
This webinar is part of Glenbrook's Payments Essentials Webinar series - designed to help payments professionals further their knowledge on key topics in the industry. Registration is also open for the webinar "eCommerce Debit and Cash Alternatives in the U.S. Market" December 15th, 10:30AM PST - 11:30AM PST. The fee for the webinar is $149. Register Now!
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Travelex and Monitise are developing an application which can be downloaded to the cardholder’s handset, allowing them to check their balance at any time, reload the card by mobile and also set up other alerts. The service will launch next year with a low balance alert, reminding cardholders to reload.