|[November 29, 2012]
Sam's Club to Sell PayAnywhere Mobile Payment System Furthering Commitment to Small Businesses
TROY, Mich. --(Business Wire)--
the professional grade mobile point of sale solutions provider, today
announced Sam's Club has chosen the PayAnywhere credit card reader for
mobile devices to showcase in select retail clubs nationwide, as well as
online at SamsClub.com.
Sam's Club is the nation's eighth largest retailer and a leading
membership warehouse club. The retailer's decision to make the
PayAnywhere mobile credit card reader available to the more than 47
million Sam's Club members, 600,000 of which are business members, gives
small business owners an important and powerful tool that has been shown
to boost revenue through credit and debit card sales.
PayAnywhere is the payment industry's only professional grade, mobile
point of sale solution suited for any size merchant. With the most
comprehensive set of features available and 24/7 customer support, the
PayAnywhere mobile point of sale solution is designed specifically to
meet the mobile point of sale needs of real businesses, available for
iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android and BlackBerry (News - Alert) devices.
"PayAnywhere and Sam's Club share the same commitment to small
businesses, the lifeblood of our economy," says Scott Addyman, vice
president of sales, PayAnywhere. "We understand the risks and sacrifices
small business owners make to follow their dreams and have designed
PayAnywhere to specifically support the payments needs of real
businesses. PayAnywhere backs our commitment to business owners with
live customer and technical support; because we know how critical i is
to be able to reach a live person and get answers when you need the
Starting today individuals and business owners can now purchase the
PayAnywhere reader, with a suggested retail price of $9.99, at their
local Sam's Club or online at http://www.samsclub.com.
New PayAnywhere customers who purchase the reader at Sam's Club will
receive a $10 rebate after processing their first swiped transaction. As
a special offer for those who purchase the reader at Sam's Club stores
or on the Sam's Club website, PayAnywhere is offering $1,500 in free
processing within the first 30 days of account activation.
With PayAnywhere there are no hidden fees; no setup, monthly or
cancellation fees. Individuals and business owners using PayAnywhere
enjoy a low 2.69 percent fee for swiped transactions and some of the
fastest payouts in the industry, with transaction funds typically
deposited in merchant accounts within two business days.
In addition to the mobile app and card reader, PayAnywhere offers its
merchants an online merchant portal for creating extensive custom
transaction reports, setting up email alerts, viewing customer receipts,
monthly statements and more.
Setting up a PayAnywhere account is fast, easy and free. Once the
PayAnywhere reader is purchased from a Sam's Club store or online,
merchants simply download the free app from the Apple (News - Alert) App Store, Google
Play or BlackBerry App World and follow the in-app instructions to sign
up for their merchant account. Approval takes only a few hours, allowing
the merchant to begin accepting credit card payments the very same day
they purchase the reader.
Sam's Club joins a long list of national retailers offering the
PayAnywhere mobile point of sale solution. Sam's Club customers can find
PayAnywhere in the cell phone accessory section, or online at www.samsclub.com.
Created by a multi-billion dollar credit card processing company with
more than two decades of merchant payment processing experience,
PayAnywhere is powering a payments revolution with its enterprise-grade,
"pay-as-you-go" mobile payments system. PayAnywhere's mobile point of
sale (mPOS) technology and payments industry expertise delivers the
industry's most comprehensive enterprise-grade mPOS features with live
24/7-customer support. For more information visit www.payanywhere.com.
PayAnywhere is a registered trademark of PayAnywhere. iPad®, iPhone (News - Alert)® and
iPod® are registered trademarks of Apple® Inc., registered in the U.S.
and other countries. Android™ is a trademark of Google Inc. BlackBerry®
is a property of Research in Motion (News - Alert) Limited. © Sam's Club is a
registered trademark of Sam's Club. Other trademarks and trade names are
the property of their respective owners.
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