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E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Co-op taps PayPal to give shoppers additional payment choice

February 3, 2023

Via: Charged

Co-op and PayPal have partnered up to give shoppers extended choice when it comes to paying at checkout. The solution is now available for shoppers as a payment option for purchases of online home delivery orders and Click and Collect […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal ties up with Bold Commerce

January 25, 2023

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced it is partnering with ecommerce tech company Bold Commerce. PayPal is working with Bold Commerce to bring payments and commerce together as the fintech company moves into the growing headless commerce market. “Payment choice and flexibility have […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Will Amazon cash in on the P2P payment market?

October 27, 2022

Via: RetailWire

Amazon on Tuesday said that it is adding the Venmo peer-to-peer (P2P) payment service to the options it provides shoppers purchasing goods from its platform. The company is currently rolling the Venmo option out with plans to make it available […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal to relaunch Made platform for emerging designers

April 21, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Made, founded in 2009 following the Great Recession of 2008 to support up-and-coming designers, has found a newfound purpose during the COVID-19 pandemic. PayPal’s involvement in Made’s relaunch is part of the payments company’s efforts to close the racial wealth […]


News & Trends

PayPal growth slows in Q4 following Ebay loss

February 4, 2022

Via: Charged

PayPal has seen its shares nosedive by 18% as its financials missed analyst expectations and the outlook was downgraded. Earnings per share came in at £0.81 ($1.11) for the fourth quarter, versus expectations of £0.82 ($1.12). Revenue was a beat […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal Eliminates Late Fees for Buy Now, Pay Later

August 18, 2021

Via: RIS News

It just got a little easier for consumers to buy now, pay later (BNPL) for purchases they may have otherwise put off. PayPal Holdings said starting this fall it will no longer charge late fees for missed payments on buy […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal builds services as eBay breaks away

August 2, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

PayPal is aggressively adding new features for merchants, like in-store services, to shore up profits as its historic online marketplace partner, eBay, breaks away from the tie. PayPal has known for years that eBay planned to break away, and now […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

The Payments and Returns Impact in Retail

July 26, 2021

Via: RIS News

You may have seen the news of installment payment company Affirm acquiring returns payment platform Returnly, and the more recent announcement of PayPal acquiring Happy Returns. Interestingly, we called this at the start of the year in our five predictions, […]


E-commerce, Retail Types

PayPal to increase merchant fees in August

June 22, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

PayPal’s rate increase comes despite a proliferation of new digital payment channels in recent years as financial technology startups target their digital innovations at the way consumers make payments. With the jump in e-commerce activity during the COVID-19 pandemic, rival […]


News & Trends

PayPal buys Happy Returns in major push into wider retail space

May 14, 2021

Via: Charged

PayPal has acquired box-free returns start-up Happy Returns in its latest push to expand its services beyond payments to become a “digital commerce enablement engine”. Happy Returns will now act as the “nucleus” for PayPal’s post-purchase offering for merchants and […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

More retailer mobile apps offer PayPal than Apple Pay: report

April 15, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, retailers have pivoted to give consumers more choices via their mobile apps. Incognia examined multiple retailers, including Best Buy, Costco, Walmart and Target, for traits ranging from the number of clicks and fields required to […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal now lets you checkout with cryptocurrency

March 31, 2021

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced it is giving customers the chance to ‘checkout with crypto’ at its 29 million merchants for everyday purchases. The service, which is currently only available to consumers in the US, will enable the payment of goods with […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal to acquire cryptocurrency start-up Curv suggesting shoppers could soon pay with digital currency

March 9, 2021

Via: Charged

PayPal has announced plans to acquire cryptocurrency security firm Curv in a move which suggests the payment giant could soon allow customers to pay using digital currency. According to Decrypt, which first reported the deal, PayPal has been in talks […]


E-commerce, E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Tech

Ebay sellers will soon be forced to link bank accounts as PayPal divorce continues

February 15, 2021

Via: Charged

Ebay sellers will soon be forced to link their bank accounts to their profiles in order to continue selling as it pushes ahead with its separation from PayPal. In February last year Ebay announced that it was ending its deeply […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal on track to process $1 trillion in payments this year

November 3, 2020

Via: Charged

PayPal Holdings Inc. on Monday announced it had beat Wall Street estimates for its third quarter revenue and profits, thanks to a surge in digital payments. The online payment specialist processed a total of $247 billion in payments in the […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal launches ‘buy now, pay later’ scheme in major challenge to Klarna

September 1, 2020

Via: Charged

PayPal has launched its own “buy now, pay later” (BNPL) scheme in a major challenge to market leaders like Klarna and Afterpay. ‘Pay in 4’ will be freely available to all merchants who accept PayPal as a payments option, which […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Google Pay expands PayPal integration

June 24, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The new integration furthers e-commerce efforts to meet customers where they are by providing a variety of payment options. Jose Ugia, a Google Developers engineer, pointed out in the company’s blog post that customers who choose to use their PayPal […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal announces new payments solution for online retailers

June 4, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Allowing more smaller merchants onto its PayPal Commerce Platform is the online payment system’s latest move toward strengthening its market position. Just over a year ago, the company acquired iZettle, a small business commerce platform that’s popular in Europe and […]


Others, Tech

PayPal joins $11M funding round of returns startup

April 25, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

E-commerce has reoriented retail, and growth continues to outpace overall retail sales growth as more legacy retailers expand their digital operations and as pure-plays in several categories continue to enter the space. It’s been a costly shift, not least due […]


E-payment & Data Security, Tech

PayPal enables Instant Transfer to banks for faster cash access

March 14, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

This offering is the latest example of how PayPal’s partnerships with traditional financial institutions and payment card companies are paying off. It first partnered with JPMorgan Chase in 2017, and the companies have looked beyond just broadening acceptance of PayPal […]