UK Payment Awards, Retail Systems Magazine
Berlin (ptp012/31.10.2013/12:00) - High recognition for the Mobile Payment solution of Netto Marken-Discount and valuephone outside of Germany: both companies are nominated in the British "Payment Awards 2013" within the category "Best Mobile Solution of the Year". This category shows the hardest competition with eight nominees: ACLEDA Bank/Fiserv, Barclays Pingit, CaixaBank, CreditCall, Irish Rail/ECR Retail Systems, Netto/Valuephone, Royal Bank of Scotland Group/Monitise, Syniverse Direct Operator Billing Solution. http://www.payments-awards.com/awards/shortlist.php .
In total, the Payment Awards have 22 categories and it the largets in the mobile branch in UK. The Awards ceremony takes place November 14, in London. Organizer is, among others, the magazine "Retail Systems" http://www.retail-systems.com/rs/index.php . It seems, Netto and valuephone are the only German nominees, and compete with no less than Royal Bank of Scotland or Irish Rail. Congrats to Netto and valuephone, and Mobile Payment Innovation made in Germany and Czech Republic (Pilsen). http://web.valuephone.com(Ende)