Aschheim (Munich). Wirecard, the international payment and internet technology provider, is collaborating with Staxter who will launch an e-commerce and value-added service platform soon.
In its role as an acquirer, Wirecard will enable the German-based company to accept credit cards and alternative payment methods within the app. This means that common payment types such as Visa, Mastercard and Giropay, among others, can be accepted.
Staxter is an app launching in Germany and UK during October that offers end customers a digital ecosystem to purchase and gift vouchers, coupons and online tickets without service fees. In addition, they can do real-time top ups and soon remittances for prepaid mobile accounts worldwide. Staxter will enhance the value-added service platform in the coming months, building the first all-in-one digital banking and e-commerce platform, and expanding it to further countries.
As mobile vouchers and coupon-based solutions are becoming ever more popular among consumers worldwide, Staxter and Wirecard are planning to tap into additional markets, soon.
Mark Rosiefsky, founder & CEO at Staxter: "Wirecard offers well-thought-out mobile payment solutions. This is a significant factor behind our further expansion in the field of in-app payment, making Wirecard our ideal partner for our new digital ecosystem."
Philippe Laranjeiro, Head of Sales Telecommunications at Wirecard: "With our expertise, we want to support innovative digital solutions like Staxter. As their payment partner, we are looking forward to extending our collaboration and to supporting them to tap into new business areas from e-commerce to digital banking."