News becomes acquirer of Bancontact: a new boost for the Bancontact app has become an acquirer of Bancontact. From now on, can offer in a direct way its customers the most used payment method in Belgium, such as accepting payments via the Bancontact app.

“We are very pleased to welcome as a direct partner of Bancontact. The drive and quality of make accepting electronic payments via Bancontact even more attractive and accessible for retailers. This new collaboration highlights once again the importance of Bancontact as the most favourite payment method of the Belgians", explains Kim Van Esbroeck, CEO Bancontact Company.

An additional benefit is that consumers will also be able to pay with the Bancontact app at retailers who collaborate with Not only does this make the sales process quicker and easier, but it also makes the use of the card reader unnecessary. "The first test results indicate this leads to a higher conversion for the retailers", explains Olaf Kok, General Manager

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