Paris – February 17, 2014. Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING), a leading worldwide provider of payment solutions, today announces a partner agreement with Lyudia Inc., Japan based subsidiary of Broadband Tower (JASDAQ 3776), with the aim of entering the Japanese market. Within the framework of this agreement, Broadband Tower Corporation, through its new payment division, will benefit from latest generation of payment solutions to offer to the demanding Japanese market. Ingenico and Lyudia Inc. will provide the full range of services, from software development, to certification, logistics, maintenance and support.
Ingenico will bring to the Japanese market its strong leadership experience in retail industry with a secure and powerful range of payment solutions. This will be combined with the Group’s high capacity of innovation, with most advanced mobile payment offer adapted to merchant needs, with the objective to address the retail and mobile merchants’ business segments in priority.
We are delighted to work with Broadband Tower in their new payment initiatives through our innovative and efficient payment solutions. This partnership reflects our strategy to expand our position in Japan with dedicated offer that answers to retail and mobile payment business segment needs.” says Jacques Behr, EVP EMEA Ingenico.
Takane NAKAMURA, CEO, Lyudia Inc., declared: “We are more than proud of this partnership with a global leading payment solution provider such as Ingenico. We believe our mission is to provide the Japanese market with the best and most innovative payment solutions and help merchants to keep improving the “User Experience”.”
Ingenico will showcase its latest retail and mobile solutions at the Retail Tech event in Tokyo from March 4th to 7th.