The partnership delivers a unique consumer experience fueled by loyalty and value-added services to millions of merchants around the world.
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FreedomPay, the commerce technology partner of choice for global leaders in the hospitality, retail, foodservice, sports and entertainment industries, today announces a partnership with Castles Technology, a globally recognized company and industry leader in payment hardware solutions.
“FreedomPay creates a world-class experience for consumers through enhanced speed, security and personalization,” said Chris Kronenthal, President of FreedomPay. “By partnering with Castles, merchants can deliver a world-class shopping experience to consumers around the world.”
Available starting Q1 2023, FreedomPay will offer Castles’ all-in-one Android SmartPOS terminal to create a secure, frictionless and unified shopping experience for consumers while supporting merchants with robust retention capabilities and data analysis. The move furthers its commitment to an open and accessible ecosystem for both merchants and FreedomPay’s industry partners. “Ultimately, FreedomPay’s proposition to the market is innovation based on choice and flexibility. With this announcement we take another step forward,” said Kronenthal.
“This partnership with FreedomPay brings together world-class commerce technology with industry-leading payment acceptance hardware solutions that drive global commerce by serving consumers and businesses to pay and receive payments securely. Delivering innovation and trust is in our DNA, and we are thrilled to be working with FreedomPay, who share our ambitions to continue advancing our industry for our customers,” said Ben Love, President and CTO of Castles Technology North America.
Castles devices offer merchants many benefits including:
- P2PE Solution with FreedomPay PCI Validation and PCI PTS Firmware v6
- Front and rear cameras for accepting QR code payments and loyalty programs
- Laser scanner for quick product scanning
- 5” touchscreen with PIN on the glass
Backed by Castles, FreedomPay continues its global expansion into over 130 countries, more than one hundred currencies and thousands of trading partners.
About Freedom Pay
FreedomPay’s Next Level Commerce™ platform transforms existing payment systems and processes from legacy to state-of-the-art. As the first choice for many of the largest companies worldwide in the retail, hospitality, accommodation, gaming, sports & entertainment, food & beverage, education, healthcare and financial services industries , FreedomPay’s technology was purpose-built to deliver robust performance in the highly complex global commerce environment. The company maintains a world-class security environment and was the first to earn coveted PCI Security Standards Council validation against the Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE/EMV) standard in North America. FreedomPay’s robust payment, security, identity and analytics solutions are available in-store, online and on mobile devices and are supported by rapid API adoption. The award-winning FreedomPay Commerce platform operates on a single unified technology stack across multiple continents, enabling businesses to deliver an innovative Next Level experience on a global scale. www.freedompay.com
Learn about castle technology
With thirty years of experience in the global market, Castles Technology has established itself as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of next generation payment acceptance hardware. Our goal is to create simple, innovative and secure payment solutions that provide mobility and flexibility for a wide range of manned and unattended payment environments such as retail, vending machines, micromarkets, restaurants, transportation, finance, accommodation and hospitality. We pride ourselves on building affordable payment solutions, reducing the lifetime cost of payment acceptance hardware, and providing robust integration options. Our North American headquarters are in Atlanta, GA, and Castles Technology has 11 regional offices in Asia, Europe, North and South America.