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15
Jul
2019
PayPoint scoops top award at UK Digital Experience Awards

Welwyn Garden City, 15 July 2019: PayPoint is delighted to announce that PayPoint One, the market-leading retail services platform that offers EPoS, parcels, card and bill payments, has won Best Use of Digital Devices and Software at the prestigious UK Digital Experience Awards in London last week. 


Beating off competition from brands across all sectors, including EE, PayPoint One won the Gold Award in the category for the way it has helped over 13,000 retailers digitise their businesses, save time, reduce costs and increase profitability. 


Launched in 2016, PayPoint One is now in over three quarters of PayPoint’s independent retail network and offers everything a modern convenience store needs with no upfront cost.


Commenting on the award, Lewis Alcraft, Chief Commercial Officer at PayPoint, said: “We’re extremely proud that PayPoint One has been recognised at the UK Digital Experience Awards. We were up against tough competition from brands across all sectors so we’re delighted that the judges acknowledged how we’re helping thousands of our independent retail partners to digitise their businesses and offer all of the services their customers want from one, cutting-edge platform”.

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Steve O’Neill

Marketing Director
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steveoneill@paypoint.com 

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ABOUT PAYPOINT


In thousands of retail locations, at home and on the move, we make life more convenient for everyone.

For retailers, we offer innovative and time-saving technology that empowers convenience retailers in the UK and Romania to achieve higher footfall and increased spend so they can grow their businesses profitably. Our innovative retail services platform, PayPoint One, is now live in over 13,000 stores in the UK and offers everything a modern convenience store needs, from parcels and contactless card payments to EPoS and bill payment services. Our technology helps retailers to serve customers quickly, improve business efficiency and stay connected to their stores from anywhere.

We help millions of people to control their household finances, make essential payments and access in-store services, like parcel collections and drop-offs. Our UK network of 28,000 stores is bigger than all banks, supermarkets and Post Offices together, putting us at the heart of communities nationwide.

For clients of all sizes we provide cutting-edge payments technologies without the need for capital investment. Our seamlessly integrated multichannel payments solution, MultiPay, is a one-stop shop for customer payments. PayPoint helps over 500 consumer service providers to save time and money while making it easier for their customers to pay – via any channel and on any device.


NOTES TO EDITORS

PayPoint One is an all-in-one retail services platform that offers EPoS, parcels, card payments and PayPoint services to retailers.

There are three levels of functionality available on the platform:

  1. Base functionality enables retailers to operate a simple cash register via the platform with integrated card payments and single basket checkout for all goods and PayPoint services.
  2. EPoS Core enables retailers to manage front of house operations more efficiently, with product scanning, sales dashboards and all of the integrated payment benefits of the Base level.
  3. EPoS Pro gives retailers a complete EPoS solution, with full stock management, enhanced reporting, news management and symbol/wholesaler links, along with all of the benefits of Base and EPoS Core.

PayPoint One Mobile App frees retailers from their store, enabling them to manage their businesses from anywhere, controlling stock, changing pricing and seeing sales in real-time. The app is available for free to all PayPoint One retailers on Apple or Android devices, with functionality matched to their EPoS level.