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Tesco taps Thames Card Technology for next gen loyalty clubcard

Thames Card Technology has completed a project with Tesco to launch the UK’s first contactless loyalty card programme. With 66% of global shoppers enrolled in loyalty programmes (Nielsen) and cardholders spending between 12-18% more than other customers (Accenture), loyalty schemes are a key differentiator for UK retailers. The completely redesigned card increases security and value […]

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Tesco now lets you pay with its payment app at every UK store

Tesco announced its own mobile payment service called PayQwiq back in March of 2016. The retailer first tested out the service in around 50 stores located in Edinburgh and London and expanded it to 500 stores later on. Tesco has revealed that PayQwiq is available at all Tesco stores in the UK following the success […]

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Tesco launches own mobile payment app: PayQwiq

Superstore Tesco is to release a new app, called PayQwiq, allowing customers to store their debit card and Tesco Clubcard details and pay for baskets worth up to £400. This limit is way above the current £30 limit set on those mobile or contactless payment solutions in the market today. Having a superstore create its […]

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One Stop, one-shop, one beacon-led discount

One Stop convenience stores across the UK are to offer discounted copies of its Chat, Pick Me Up, Woman and TV & Satellite Week magazines next month. Nothing new there, but it’s not the discounting that’s interesting; it’s the fact that the magazine publisher – IPC Media – is to do so using Bluetooth Low […]

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VIDEO: Visa Europe’s Mark Austin on the future of contactless

After his keynote speech opening the Contactless Intelligence Conference, our team met up with Mark Austin from Visa Europe to find out what is around the corner when it comes to contactless deployment in the UK and beyond. After Mark’s announcement that UK retailer Tesco have now switched on contactless in 490 stores (the largest adoption since […]

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