PRINCETON, N.J. and NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CardFlight, a mobile point-of-sale (POS) technology provider and Beyond, a financial technology company that provides business tools and services, including payment processing, employee management, POS, and lending, to small and midsized businesses, announced that Beyond will offer CardFlight’s SwipeSimple mobile point-of-sale. This partnership extends Beyond’s payment processing suite and allows small business owners to accept EMV chip card payments from their mobile devices.
SwipeSimple is a secure EMV-enabled mobile payment acceptance suite that includes an EMV chip card reader, mobile application for iOS and Android, and a back-office web dashboard for merchants to accept payments and manage their businesses. SwipeSimple provides key layers of security including point to point encryption and a PCI level 1 compliant payment gateway.
With SwipeSimple, merchants will be able to:
- Accept EMV chip card payments on their smartphone or tablet
- Manage their inventory in real-time, leveraging SwipeSimple’s cloud-based inventory and item-tracking
- Adjust tip and tax levels, through an easy to use tip and tax option interface
- Accept payments without cellular data or Wi-Fi by enabling Offline Mode
- Get smart analytics, with SwipeSimple’s comprehensive reporting that enables merchants to make better business decisions
“At Beyond, we are committed to offering tools that meet the needs of business owners. SwipeSimple enables our clients to accept payments securely from their own devices with EMV enabled readers,” said Robert O. Carr, Founder and CEO at Beyond. “Mobile payments with SwipeSimple bring a new addition to our suite of services allowing opportunity for businesses to grow.”
“We’re delighted to partner with Beyond and provide greater value to their clients by streamlining mobile payments processes,” said Derek Webster, Founder & CEO at CardFlight. “Beyond is a leading and fast-growing payments provider and this partnership validates our commitment to serving the growing needs of small to midsized enterprises.”
CardFlight builds and operates mobile point of sale technology that helps tens of thousands of merchants accept credit card payments on iOS and Android devices. They work with 15 of the top 50 merchant acquirers in the U.S. and were one of the first providers in the U.S. approved for EMV chip card acceptance on mobile devices. CardFlight operates a PCI Level 1 compliant payment gateway, offering a Software Development Kit for developers to integrate payments acceptance in their existing app and SwipeSimple, a turnkey mobile solution for Independent Sales Organizations and Merchant Service Providers to offer to their merchants. For more information, visit us at cardflight.com or call us at 800-783-5596.
Beyond is a financial technology and transactions company offering a suite of business tools and services including payment processing, employee management (payroll, HR, compliance), lending, and point-of-sale. Catering to small and mid-sized businesses, Beyond strives to simplify payments, reduce costs and streamline operations. Beyond demonstrates business ethos with unwavering commitment to flexible contract terms, transparent pricing and thorough customer support.
Founder and CEO Robert O. Carr launched Beyond in 2017. Previously, Carr, a businessman, philanthropist and author, was the founder of Heartland Payment Systems, a fortune 1000 company that sold in 2016 for $4.3 billion.
A cause-based business, Beyond designated non-profit Give Something Back (Give Back) as a founding partner and beneficiary. Established by Carr in 2003, Give Back provides college scholarships and mentoring to students who have faced economic hardship or other challenges such as the incarceration of a parent or foster care.