SAN JOSE, CA and NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Citcon, the leading mobile wallet payment provider enabling global commerce at scale, today announced a new payment technology integration with Abacus Business Computer (ABCPOS), an integrated merchant services company serving catering and retail sectors. Citcon/ABCPOS integration will make ABCPOS kiosks the first restaurant kiosk in the United States to accept customer payments from popular digital wallets like PayPal and Venmo, as well as dozens of popular alternative payment methods preferred by customers international.
Integrated merchant services systems have transformed the restaurant and retail industries by streamlining, automating and connecting key operational processes – from order taking to kitchen operations to inventory management. ABCPOS has continually evolved its merchant services platform to keep pace with the business needs of its customers and the expectations of the customers they serve. Expanding the payment transaction capabilities of its industry-leading self-service kiosks is a key consideration at a time when restaurants are under increasing financial pressure.
“Every restaurant owner knows that convenience comes second only to product and service quality when it comes to survival,” said Sean Chen, CEO of ABCPOS. “Our partnership with Citcon extends the benefits of using customer self-service kiosks by enabling restaurants to securely accept PayPal and Venmo payments alongside dozens of other payment methods preferred by international customers.”
“Allowing more types of transactions means attracting more customers to your store,” said Wei Jiang, president of Citcon. “We’ve seen this scenario unfold across all merchant categories around the world. Bringing these expanded payment capabilities to restaurants through self-service kiosks allows any operator – from a sole proprietor to a small chain to a network national franchises – realize the benefits of extended payment capabilities.
ABCPOS’ Citcon-enabled customer self-service kiosk systems are currently available to restaurants nationwide. For more information, please visit https://en.abcpos.com.
Founded in 2015, Citcon’s fintech platform enables seamless global commerce at scale by connecting businesses around the world to more than 100 mobile wallets, local payment methods and alternatives. Citcon integrates with point-of-sale and e-commerce systems such as Toshiba, Oracle, Cegid, Shopify and SAP and is currently deployed to over 30,000 merchant sites and locations, including major brands such as L’Oreal , Tumi, Texas Instruments, Revolve, Macy’s, and Panda Express. Citcon is backed by leading global investors Norwest Venture Partners, Cota Capital, Sierra Ventures, Sonae and East-West Bank. The company has five regional offices in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia to serve its global customer base. Learn more at https://www.citcon.com.
ABCPOS was founded in 1992 to provide smart, personalized point-of-sale systems to small businesses with big dreams. Today, the company serves more than 6,000 customers in all 50 states with an installed base of over 40,000 devices. ABCPOS works closely with clients ranging from single site to multi-site businesses to international restaurant groups. The company always strives to provide the best services while adapting to the latest technologies, including the latest fully integrated cloud-based systems.