Jan 15 - Vantiv Inc. (NYSE: VNTV), a provider of payment processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutions of all sizes, and Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) have announced an agreement to deliver a new range of solutions for mobile POS and cloud-connected payments that can help businesses maximize their customer reach at any scale, end-to-end.
"Vantiv is a leader in helping retailers implement omni-channel payments solutions, and we are pleased to partner with them to help businesses of all sizes create the personal, differentiated interactions that seamlessly connect them to their customers," said Wayne Morris, corporate vice president at Microsoft Business Solutions. "Vantiv's innovative, scalable integrated payment processing services and technology are a great addition to the Microsoft Dynamics business solution offering."
From simple mobile payment collection in the field, to individual direct sales transactions, to retail store operations and more, the combination of Microsoft's technology with Vantiv's processing services and support will make it easier for businesses to take full advantage of their most important asset - their people - to offer seamless best-in-class experiences.
"Our partnership with Microsoft is a great example of how Vantiv is extending payment and POS innovation to our merchant partners," said Elizabeth Rector, senior vice president of eCommerce and mobile at Vantiv. "Microsoft Dynamics' POS leadership and reseller network combined with Vantiv's omni-channel payments platform and vast distribution channels enable an entirely new scale of mobile payment solutions, delivering a true 360-degree experience to mid-market and enterprise merchants across any vertical."
About Vantiv Inc.
Vantiv Inc. (NYSE: VNTV) is an integrated payment processor differentiated by a single, proprietary technology platform. Vantiv offers a comprehensive suite of traditional and innovative payment processing and technology solutions to merchants and financial institutions of all sizes in the U.S., enabling them to address their payment processing needs through a single provider. We build strong relationships with our customers, helping them become more efficient, more secure and more successful. Vantiv is the third largest merchant acquirer and the largest PIN debit acquirer based on number of transactions in the U.S. The company's growth strategy includes expanding further into high-growth payment segments, such as ecommerce, payment facilitation (PayFac), mobile, prepaid and information solutions, and attractive industry verticals, such as petroleum, business-to-business, government, healthcare, gaming and education. For more information, visit www.vantiv.com.