Seqr partners with Facestore launching in 25,000 online stores
Seqr, the innovative and easy mobile payment solution developed by Seamless, has partnered with Facestore to launch a new official payment method for consumers on the giant social commerce platform.
Facestore will launch Seqr as a secure online payment method to its 25,000 online stores in Portugal. This partnership will provide merchants using the Facestore distribution platform to offer the Swedish payment option to its customers - not only does Seqr provide merchants with the lowest transaction costs in the market, compared to credit card services, but also benefits consumers with a new secure and easy way to pay.
E-commerce has shown massive growth over the past few years. This deal will both enhance our e-commerce offering to both merchants and consumers and will help the Swedish company Seqr to reinforce and build awareness within the mobile payment industry in Portugal.”, says João Pedro Duarte, Country Manager of Seqr Portugal.
While traditional e-commerce payment methods charge retailers with extensive costs, Seqr is based on a low cost transaction system. Furthermore, Seqr offers more security, since it doesn’t require any private information while paying. “Our infrastructure is solid, it supports more than 675,000 active sales outlets and manages 5,3 billion transactions every year.”, concludes João Pedro Duarte.
With Seqr any consumer is able to make Seqr ‘Tap and Pay’ payments at any retailer that accepts contactless payments worldwide or via QR code at participating retailers. Seqr is designed for everyday payments simply using a smartphone, it enables consumers to pay for goods, either in physical stores, digital stores, on social media and even outdoor.
“Enhancing the presence of Seqr in e-commerce was one of the priorities when we partnered with Facestore.”, cites João Pedro Duarte. Paulo Solinho Barbosa, CEO of Facestore says: “Supporting more than 25,000 stores including brands as: Aldo, Rally de Portugal, NICI, Impala, among others, is extremely valuable. We want to offer the best technological solutions to our clients, in order to enable them to be more competitive.”
Seqr is now available as a payment method to anyone who uses Facestore. In order to use it, simply download the app in the Google Play Store, App Store or Windows Phone Store and join the most innovative payment system.