Press Releases

  • 11/28/17 4:24 pm EST
    SalePoint today announced that it has signed a partner agreement with Elavon, one of the nation’s largest payment processors, to offer secure, omni-commerce payment solutions to its customers. The Elavon solutions will be jointly marketed with SalePoint’s retail systems solutions.“SalePoint has been providing retailers with omni-channel solutions for over 30 years and efficient card processing has been a key component of our offering,” said Paul Streicher, president of SalePoint. Streichermore...
  • 11/27/17 4:20 pm EST
    PatientWorks today announced that it has signed an agreement with Elavon, a global payments company and wholly-owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), to offer secure, omni-commerce payment solutions to its customers.  Elavon’s solutions will be jointly marketed with PatientWorks’ self-service check-in solutions, KioskWorks®, CheckinWorks® and PortalWorks®.“As a key provider of patient self-service solutions, PatientWorks provides secure payment processing solutions as a significantmore...
  • 10/22/17 10:36 pm EDT
    LONDON (Oct. 23, 2017) – Elavon has named Hannah Fitzsimons General Manager and leader of its merchant services business in Europe.Fitzsimons joined Elavon in 2006 and has held a number of roles, including European business development director. Most recently, she was country manager for the United Kingdom and international corporate business with responsibility for strategy, revenue and business execution. She has more than 20 years of experience in the European payments industry, leadingmore...
  • 10/10/17 11:14 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elavon, a global payments company and wholly-owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) and California-based Poynt are bringing the Poynt Smart Terminal to businesses across Canada. Poynt is a wireless, dual touchscreen, smart terminal that allows businesses to accept payments anywhere. “Poynt makes the payment experience easy and engaging for customers, which is not something they’ve experienced with traditional paymentmore...
  • 10/4/17 8:00 am EDT
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), is expanding its payment facilitator (PF) business with the launch of Scoop®, a payment facilitator co-op that enhances and expands Elavon’s partnerships with PFs all over the world. Payment facilitators are a growing payments industry sector. They act as third parties that can establish merchant acceptance agreements on behalf of an acquirermore...
  • 9/8/17 3:12 pm EDT
    Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), has announced that it will temporarily suspend its processing and acquiring service fees for customers impacted by the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. “Many of our merchant customers in Houston and surrounding areas are suffering in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey,” said Guy Harris, president of North America and Global Revenue for Elavon. “By waiving our fees and helping them quickly replace damagedmore...
  • 7/12/17 8:00 am EDT
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), is improving the healthcare bill payment process for hospitals, health systems, and patients alike with the launch of One Bill, a consumer-friendly, electronic billing solution available through Payment Navigator®, powered by InstaMed. One Bill improves transparency for consumers by presenting a single consolidated statement to a patient, even ifmore...
  • 6/29/17 5:17 pm EDT
    ATLANTA – (June 28, 2017) – Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (USB: NYSE), has teamed with Infor, a cloud-based business software provider, to offer hotel owners with security tools to help protect guests’ credit and debit card transactions.EMV (Eurocard, MasterCard and Visa) adoption continues to grow in the United States, so Infor Hospitality has extended its relationship with Elavon to offer clients a fully certified EMV solution that will helpmore...
  • 6/26/17 3:16 pm EDT
    US Bancorp subsidiary Elavon and California-based Poynt are excited to announce their plan to together bring the Poynt Smart Terminal to the wider international market, beginning with Europe. The terminal is expected to disrupt the European market, bringing the same advanced payment device that features the latest in payment acceptance technology, pre-installed security features and software application platform currently available in the U.S to small to mid-sized businesses inmore...
  • 6/26/17 3:14 pm EDT
    QS/1 is excited to announce it has added another certification through Elavon to process transactions for Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) compliant cards. “QS/1 continues to give our pharmacy customers as many options as possible to accept this new credit card standard,” said Sonny Anderson, QS/1’s vice president of Systems and Technology. “Being certified by Elavon allows QS/1 to process EMV payments through its system.” QS/1 offered the independent and small-chain pharmacy industrymore...
  • 6/8/17 8:00 am EDT
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Consumers across Canada can now “tap and pay” using their Android devices. Elavon, a leading payments solution provider in Canada, has partnered with Google to enable the Android Pay™ mobile payments technology at merchant locations across the country. "We're excited to bring the simplicity and security of mobile payments to Elavon customers with Android Pay," said Pali Bhat, Global Head of Payment Products at Google. "People throughoutmore...
  • 4/25/17 8:00 am EDT
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To help small businesses such as clothing boutiques and local restaurants meet the growing consumer shift to online channels, leading payments provider Elavon now offers two digital commerce tools that create a unique, online customer experience – Converge Digital Commerce with 3dcart and Online Ordering with talech. Elavon has teamed up with 3dcart, a leading shopping cart software provider, to offer an online storefront to businessesmore...
  • 3/23/17 10:20 am EDT
    Visa has revealed that contactless payments are surging in popularity as Irish consumers are making more than three million contactless payments with Visa debit cards every week. Usage has almost tripled since the end of March 2016, with weekly transactions jumping from 1.3 million contactless payments per week to just over 3 million payments at the end of last year. As a result, five contactless transactions are made with Visa cards everymore...
  • 3/23/17 10:13 am EDT
    Contactless payments are surging in popularity in Ireland as more than three million customers make payments with their debit cards every week, according to a statement issued by Visa today (23 March.) It outlined that the increase in the payment threshold from €15 to €30 as well as wider adoption of contactless payment terminals by retailers is a contributing factor to the spike in usage. Commenting on the new milestone,more...
  • 3/16/17 10:24 am EDT
    Jamie Walker has been named chief executive officer (CEO) of Atlanta-based Elavon, Inc., a leading global payments company and wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB). Walker is transitioning from his current role as chief administrative officer (CAO) for U.S. Bank’s Payment Services division, a role he has held for two years During Walker’s 16-year tenure with U.S. Bank, he has successfully managed the finances of Elavon’smore...
  • 2/17/17 10:31 am EST
    Elavon Ireland country manager takes the Business & Finance 60-second challenge. Q. What was your first job? I was a greenkeeper. It’s the best job in the world when the sun is shining – not great when it’s raining! Q. What would you regard as your greatest achievement to date? It has to be my family and my four kids. Sporting wise: playing for the Dublin seniors. Q. What’s the bestmore...
  • 2/14/17 10:50 am EST
    Restaurateurs and coffee shop owners across the country can get a wealth of data on their customers’ buying habits thanks to an innovative new system from payment services provider Elavon. Called talech, it turns iPads into a complete point of sale solution for small businesses. As well as processing payments tableside, it enables restaurateurs to organise table plans; take, manage and print orders; track inventory and even manage staffmore...
  • 2/13/17 10:56 am EST
    Technologies such as the cloud, software enhancements and applications are changing the types of services that are available to manage your business. The next generation of electronic point of sales (ePOS) is now here. Brought to you by talech, in association with Elavon, our combined restaurant solution means you can take card payments, organise table plans, manage staff and take orders. With real time reporting and actionablemore...
  • 2/10/17 11:05 am EST
    Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (USB: NYSE), has been named a Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) FinTech ADVANCE Award recipient in the inaugural year of the awards. TAG FinTech ADVANCE winners represent established companies with a connection to Georgia and provide proven innovative solutions that bring measurable results, TAG said when announcing the award winners. Among Elavon’s manymore...

Elavon’s Media Contact:

Cara Crifasi 
Corporate Communications 
+1 303-268-2412  
Cara.Crifasi@elavon.com

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