News for Sterling Payment Technologies

Majority of millennials' spending is done in-store


Many business owners have been focusing on the online side of their marketing approach in recent years, but it seems that younger shoppers may be more attached to brick-and-mortar retail locations than many originally suspected. ... more

State-run healthcare exchanges to accept prepaid debit cards


Many younger shoppers and consumers have begun to rely on electronic cards to help them make their purchases, helping to solidify the need for all retailers and managers to have top-of-the-line payment processing technology at their stores and on the ... more

Apple institutes new trade-in program using gift cards


Gift cards are a great way for business owners to foster consumer loyalty, allowing them to share their love of their favorite brands with their friends and family as a present. ... more

American shoppers want retailers to have mobile point of sale capabilities


American shoppers are starting to think that traditional modes of payment processing are antiquated, according to a recent study, illustrating the need for managers and business owners everywhere to invest in innovative new payment technologies, like ... more

Banks begin to let customers pay bills with photos taken on mobile phones


Americans are constantly demanding more efficient means of making payments and purchases, and their mobile phones are quickly becoming the center of such efforts for many retailers and employers. ... more

Twitter hires head of commerce to optimize online shopping


Another social network is attempting to optimize its service to better allow users to make purchases through the help on online credit card terminals, illustrating the pervasive success of e-commerce capabilities. ... more

Facebook to revamp gift card offerings


Gift cards continue to be a major source of revenue for retailers everywhere. ... more

Shopping cart abandonment presents problems for online retailers


What American consumers expect of online merchants and other services is constantly in flux. Yet one transition remains very clear: they want the ability to pay for more products on their mobile phones, and they'll use such a service whenever possibl ... more

Americans beginning to pay bills through mobile phones


What American consumers expect of online merchants and other services is constantly in flux. Yet one transition remains very clear: they want the ability to pay for more products on their mobile phones, and they'll use such a service whenever possibl ... more

Smartphone sales now outpacing other phones


E-commerce companies that rely on sales made via smartphone applications through mobile credit card processing are in luck: recent reports suggest that more customers are transitioning to smartphones than ever before, thanks to stark drops in average ... more

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