Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING), the global leader in seamless payment, today announced that it has been selected to deploy a comprehensive card acceptance solution and 24/7 technical support to BENZINA, the largest petrol stations network operator across Czech Republic. The whole BENZINA network with 339 locations have been deployed with the solution by the end of September.
Ingenico Group solution to BENZINA combines the iPP320 contactless smart pinpad integrated with the filling stations cash register software as well as a customized payment and fleet card management application, simplifying considerably the checkout process at counters.
Beyond the in-store solution, 10 self-service kiosks have been already equipped with Ingenico iSelf smart terminals enabling 24/7 services avalaibility at the filling stations.
We are glad to have been selected to provide a comprehensive payment and fleet card management solution enabling BENZINA to enhance its custumer purchasing experiences, while optimizing its network operation,“ comments Martina Kirchrathová, Ingenico Group Country Manager for Czech Republic and Slovakia. She adds: „Petrol segment has been strategic for our Group for a long time and we are pleased to contribute to bring Benzina cashless payments infrastructure to the next level. Multi-card acceptance and self-service solutions at the filling station answer perfectly the need for seamless payments experience required by their customers.“
Ingenico Group solution fits perfectly with our technical & business requirements as regards to easy migration to new acquirer, integration of fleet and contactless bank cards and faster application performance. We also look ahead for further Ingenico Group innovative payment solution deployment for our self-service petrol stations we just started,“ summarizes Vladimír Dočekal, Chief Operations Officer of BENZINA.
It is our honour to be a trusted partner of Benzina, the major player on petrol market,“ says Alice Škývarová, Cards department Director at ČSOB. She adds: „We are convinced that our cooperation will lead to full satisfaction of Benzina and its customers. Sophisticated solution covering bank card acceptance at tills and self-serviced fuel-dispensers enables bank and fleet card acceptance on one payment terminal. Our aim is for the check-out process to be quick, secure and comfortable in a highly stable and available environment, and to full satisfaction of Benzina´s customers. I would hereby like to thank to all Benzina and Ingenico project team members for a flawless cooperation and professional approach which allowed the full project delivery on time and meeting all expectations.“