Businessfrance

8 French companies have confirmed their places at Cards & Payments Asia

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Business France will be hosting 8 French companies, ADVANCED TRACK & TRACE, ELYCTIS, FAMOCO, ID3 TECHNOLOGIES, SECURE-IC, STARCHIP, SMARTWARE, THINK & GO at the France Pavilion during the Asia’s largest and most established expo for the smart cards and innovative payments communities. The France pavilion will be showcasing innovative mobile payment solutions, RFID/NFC technologies, identification and authentication and card manufacturing. …

FAST

FAST – A Platform for Payments Innovation

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FAST has helped transform Singapore payments and is now one of the world’s most advanced payments services! In March 2014, Singapore implemented Fast And Secure Transfers (FAST). The aim of the project was to modernize the Singapore payments system and to facilitate immediate payments between participating banks. Following continued growth in customer numbers and transfer volumes, payment limits have been …

Blockchain

A look at Blockchain innovation with Antony Lewis

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Antony Lewis is one of the leading voices in blockchain innovation in Asia. He has been instrumental in helping a number of major Asian enterprises cut through the fintech hype to find the real business value in harnessing the power of blockchain and distributed ledger. We were very excited to grab a few moments of his time ahead of Cards …

The State of Online Retail – What Asia Can Learn from Europe [Infographic]

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In a highly competitive online retail industry, it’s increasingly hard to stand out from the competition and achieve customer centricity, while still enabling growth. We surveyed the industry’s 100 eCommerce executives around the Europe to find out how they’re bringing the a-game during these challenging times. The respondents ranged from SMEs to over 5000-employee corporations, so we got a good look …

Viseo

Retailers: Your Essential Algorithmic Journey

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The Retail Technology Show Asia is just around the corner. As this event brings together senior Asian retailers who will share innovative ideas, retail strategies, and best practices, we thought we’d share with you a recent article entitled “Retailers: Your Essential Algorithmic Journey” written by Etienne Bureau Strategy and Innovation Director at Viseo. “Hello, I’m your virtual guide. Please grab a …

Achieving efficiency in the age of technological compexity

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Technology has proven to be a promising yet powerful tool for businesses in the Digital Age. In this era where new technological advancements and developments are constantly rolling in, it gets tougher for businesses to decide which systems to update, keep and forgo; the pressure to keep up with the changes and revamp their existing systems in place is intense. …

Cash

A tech-first approach to improving cash and payment efficiency

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Rich in History Crane Payment Innovations (CPI) may be a relatively new name in the Retail sector, but the use of their products – automated payment and cash management systems, has been part of our everyday lives for decades. CPI is found in December 2013 when Crane Co. acquired MEI and merged it with the Payment Solutions division of their Payment & …

omnichannel

Omnichannel retail strategies from Harvey Norman

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With the convergence of online and offline retail on the tips of the tongues of industry professionals, it is exciting to be able to dig behind the buzzword and establish how the development of an omnichannel retail industry can be made possible. It was a pleasure to recently catch up with Harvey Norman’s Head of Digital Gordon Nugent to discuss his views …

Gigfairy

Three quick questions to Gigfairy’s Brian Foo

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Sharing economy business models are increasingly being applied beyond the leasing of personal goods and more and more for the matching of skilled individuals with a relevant marketplace. In the case of Gigfairy there was a recognition by founder Brian Foo that musicians find it incredibly difficult to earn any real money for their abilities, whilst on the other side many people …