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Vodafone Germany starts SmartPass m-payments

Friday 13 December 2013 | 12:20 CET | News
Vodafone Germany said is tying up with Visa Europe to start a mobile payment service for physical shops, petrol stations and restaurants. The Vodafone Wallet service will start operations on 16 December and transactions will be processed in cooperation with Visa, through a service called Vodafone SmartPass. The SmartPass service has been developed and distributed by Wirecard Group. The partnership will start with about 800 locations in Dusseldorf but will gradually cover 30,000 places across Germany.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Visa / Vodafone Germany / Wirecard
Countries: Germany
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