Global demand for next-generation commerce and payment processing solutions drive client acquisition and organic growth for Silicon Valley-based processor; strong interest coming from Japan and other Asian markets
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. - Tuesday, April 29th 2014 [ME NewsWire]
CPME 2014 PayExpo 2014
(BUSINESS WIRE) i2c, Inc., a provider of payment processing and emerging commerce solutions, today announced that it is continuing to experience strong worldwide sales momentum in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014, which ends June 30. i2c is also seeing substantial growth from its existing client base, as both prepaid platform transactions and total accounts supported are up more than 50% from a year ago. The i2c platform's ability to monetize customer relationships and build loyalty is resonating with organizations in all regions of the globe.
The diversity of specific program solutions being implemented is a result of the flexibility inherent in i2c's next-generation processing platform. Programs implemented or in development include general purpose reloadable (GPR) programs in Japan, a mobile wallet companion card in South Africa, a digital gifting app in the United States, debit card programs in Latin America and various prepaid programs in China, Australasia and the Middle East. A full spectrum of prepaid programs, including GPR, payroll, incentives, gift, travel, loyalty and remittance solutions, have been rolled out by i2c during the fiscal year.
To connect with current and future clients, i2c will be attending two major industry trade shows in May and June:
Gold Sponsor at Cards and Payments Middle East (CPME)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 13-14
CPME is the Middle East's largest smart card, payments and digital identification event. Along with solutions showcases, executives from i2c will be presenting “Five Ways to Profitability in the Prepaid Business” and will have available a white paper for attendees on prepaid program profitability.
Gold Sponsor at PayExpo
London, England - June 12-13
PayExpo is the largest multi-channel payments conference in the United Kingdom and one of Europe's leading annual payments events. i2c will be showcasing its next generation commence solutions and speaking at the event.
“Global markets continue to present significant opportunities for i2c's growth. As we continue processing hundreds of millions of transactions in more than 216 countries and territories, we are pleased to see continued demand for our next generation platform,” said Charlie Born, chief marketing officer at i2c. “Our easy-to-use solutions, which can be deployed in as little as 30 days, address the changing world of commerce by providing the essential capabilities organizations need to create better financial products, capture customer loyalty and increase bottom line program revenues. We will continue to redefine processing in the coming year, focusing on expanding our mobile, loyalty and data analytics solutions.”
About i2c, Inc.
From its Silicon Valley headquarters, i2c provides the infrastructure financial institutions, corporations, brands and governments around the world need to launch and profitably manage prepaid and next-generation commerce products. i2c's global, cloud-based platform supports virtually any prepaid, debit or credit program in plastic, virtual or mobile form. Clients on six continents use the i2c platform to build profitable, differentiated payment products and services that meet unique customer needs. For more information go to www.i2cinc.com.
Melissa Telli, +1 650-593-5400
Director of Marketing and Communications