ECRS is proud to announce the formation of a new partnership with Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment. The two companies will work together to provide retailers with an unprecedented level of flexibility and control when it comes to offering payment methods.
ECRS’ CATAPULT® unified commerce platform is PA DSS compliant and one of the first point of sale solutions to be fully integrated with Ingenico’s new Telium TETRA range of payment solutions. It’s also one of the only point of sale solutions that offers a direct payment processing tunnel. The face of retail is changing and consumers want maximum freedom when it comes to when, how, and where they securely do business with a retail enterprise. CATAPULT and Telium TETRA solutions are built to be adaptable, together they empower retailers to meet these market demands and engage more meaningfully with customers at all points of interaction.
Telium TETRA is a next-generation technology suite, backed by Ingenico’s 30 years of experience, that offers best-in-class security. CATAPULT and Telium TETRA are both designed in such a way that future payment methods can be easily introduced into the equation. Whether a customer chooses to pay by EMV, contactless card, mobile device, or another 21st century payment solution, Telium TETRA will be capable of accepting the transaction with real time response in ECRS’ CATAPULT system.
Telium TETRA has a full spectrum of smart terminals that allow merchants to decide where and when they want to interact with consumers. Whether at a deli counter, on a sales floor, or outside of a store, Telium TETRA will be able to handle seamless payments across all CATAPULT transaction points.
First Data will facilitate payment processing between Ingenico’s Telium TETRA suite and the CATAPULT platform, ensuring that ECRS remains at the forefront of 21st century payment technologies for retailers.
Ingenico provides merchants with a comprehensive and innovative range of services and solutions that eliminate payment complexity and make purchasing quick, seamless, and secure for consumers, whatever the sales channel or payment method.
Their ambition is to facilitate merchants’ transition to multi-channel sales through a comprehensive range of smart terminals, payment services, and mobile solutions, covering in-store, online and mobile channels on a global scale. Their innovative and reliable solutions let merchants secure the sale as soon as the consumer has made their purchase decision, thus enhancing the consumer experience.
Ingenico’s customers benefit from the depth and breadth of their large in-store and online acceptance network, which combines global expertise with local solutions. They connect retailers to all financial institutions and deliver access to the widest portfolio of local, national, international, and alternative payment methods.
ECRS is a US-based, industry-leading retail technology solutions provider, with a successful track record that stretches over 29 years. ECRS future-proofs local and regional retailers to win in today’s market, while preparing them for tomorrow’s opportunities. ECRS’ revolutionary CATAPULT® system is the market’s only truly unified point of sale platform, running in store locations across North America. With CATAPULT, the point of sale, self checkout, web-store, inventory, customer loyalty, back office, e-commerce, and enterprise management all share a single transactional business logic. Unified Transaction Logic™ empowers retailers to prosper by providing actionable business intelligence across the enterprise. Unifying hardware, software, and services, ECRS offers a friction-free, cost-saving solution that increases customer engagement transforming the consumer experience.