23 June 2017
visit http://events.sap.com/gb/fsi-forum-2017/en/home

Wagamama signs for V.me by Visa: MasterCard's MasterPass arrives in Spain

12 February 2014  |  9478 views  |  0 Woman leaning on wall using smartphone

Pan-Asian restaurant chain wagamama is to begin taking online payments in the UK using the V.me by Visa digital wallet service.

Wagamama, which has over 100 restaurants in the UK, also offers a take-out service via phone, online, in person and, more recently, via the wagamama iPhone app.

V-me removes the need for consumers to enter their card numbers, expiry dates and other personal details every time they make a purchase with an online retailer.

Richard Tallboy, director of business development, wagamama, says: "As consumers become ever reliant on their 'digital wallets', we feel it is important to be partnering with an established and trusted brand like Visa. It is essential to us that our loyal customers enjoy a hassle-free and seamless take-out experience."

V.me by Visa began its phased launch in November 2013, with Nationwide Building Society the first issuer to offer the service in the UK. Wagamama joins 4000 other online merchants who have already signed up for the service.

MasterCard, meanwhile, has added Spain to the list of countries capable of accepting its own MasterPass digital wallet. eDreams, Logitravel and Atrápalo are some of the first Spanish online merchants that will add to the more than 30,000 worldwide merchants that already accept MasterPass.

After its launch in the UK, followed by recent announcements in Italy and Sweden, Spain becomes the fourth European country to offer MasterPass services. MasterPass is available in the USA, Canada and Australia, and was recently announced in Brazil.
KeywordsE-COMMERCE

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board: sign up now

Related stories

Nordic banks sign up for MasterPass

Nordic banks sign up for MasterPass

20 December 2013  |  11519 views  |  1 comments | 2 tweets | 5 linkedin
Nationwide rolls out Visa's digital wallet V.me

Nationwide rolls out Visa's digital wallet V.me

26 November 2013  |  9362 views  |  0 comments | 20 tweets | 14 linkedin
MasterCard MasterPass arrives in the UK

MasterCard MasterPass arrives in the UK

30 July 2013  |  11477 views  |  0 comments | 15 tweets | 13 linkedin
MasterCard unveils MasterPass digital payments service

MasterCard unveils MasterPass digital payments service

25 February 2013  |  11817 views  |  1 comments | 15 tweets | 7 linkedin
RBS becomes first UK bank to back Visa V.me wallet

RBS becomes first UK bank to back Visa V.me wallet

28 November 2012  |  13103 views  |  0 comments | 26 tweets | 13 linkedin
Visa signs 50 US financial institutions to digital wallet

Visa signs 50 US financial institutions to digital wallet

13 November 2012  |  9431 views  |  0 comments | 32 tweets | 10 linkedin
Visa signs BBVA to V.me wallet

Visa signs BBVA to V.me wallet

25 October 2012  |  14043 views  |  0 comments | 11 tweets | 6 linkedin
PNC Bank to issue Visa virtual wallet

PNC Bank to issue Visa virtual wallet

15 October 2012  |  7562 views  |  0 comments
Visa Europe preps V.me digital wallet for autumn launch

Visa Europe preps V.me digital wallet for autumn launch

30 April 2012  |  10984 views  |  0 comments

Related company news

 

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)
visit wavestone-advisors.co.ukvisit vasco.com/news/PSD2-compliant-solutionsvisit www.finastra.com

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Santander's Openbank relaunched as 100% digital bankSantander's Openbank relaunched as 100% di...
15863 views comments | 48 tweets | 61 linkedin
Worldpay pilots app-only mPOS for small retailersWorldpay pilots app-only mPOS for small re...
8387 views comments | 17 tweets | 26 linkedin
Live: EBAday 2017, day twoLive: EBAday 2017, day two
7916 views comments | 4 tweets | 5 linkedin
UK banks will need to change one million sort codes under ring-fencing rulesUK banks will need to change one million s...
7373 views comments | 8 tweets | 25 linkedin
Live: EBAday 2017, day oneLive: EBAday 2017, day one
7308 views comments | 3 tweets | 4 linkedin

Featured job

Six Figure Base + Commission + Stock Options
London

Find your next job