Ingenico Extends Its Mobile Solution In Asia With Metro Store

SINGAPORE, Sept. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Ingenico (Euronext : FR0000125346 - ING), leadingworldwide provider of payment solutions, today announces that its iSMP solutionhas been deployed by Metro Private Limited, a home-grown department store brandwith four stores in Singapore. This solution enhances in-store customerexperience and reduce operation cost by reducing customers service cost andsales cost through :  * Ease in checkout line with mobile POS  * Improve in speed of transaction by mobile payment.By leveraging on innovation Metro Private Limited is determined to drive storeperformance and provide customers a seamless multi-channel experience."Our iSMP leads the revolution in mobile payment solutions for traditionalretailers and mobile merchants alike. Ingenico has developed a unique and smartpayment solution which is compliant with the latest PCI PTS security standards,to accept EMV chip & PIN, magstripe and contactless payment cards", said RobertChoo, Ingenico Managing Director of S.E. and N. E. Asia."The Ingenico solution met our needs and is in line with our commitment toensure time-saving for our customers while automating and mobilizing ouroperations with the necessary security encryption," said Ong Pang Seng, MISManager of Metro Pte Ltd.About Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING)Ingenico is a leading provider of payment solutions, with over 20 millionterminals deployed in more than 125 countries. Its 4,500 employees worldwidesupport retailers, banks and service providers to optimize and secure theirelectronic payments solutions, develop their offer of services and increasetheir point of sales revenue. More information on www.ingenico.com |twitter.com/Ingenico.ABOUT METRO PTE LTDMetro Pte Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of Metro Holdings Limited. The retailarm currently operates a chain of four department stores, nine MonsoonAccessorize and one M2 specialty stores in Singapore with a chain of fivedepartment stores in Jakarta, one in Bandung, one in Makassar and one inSurabaya.The Metro shopping experience encompasses a wide range of merchandise over 1.3million square feet of downtown and suburban retail space in both Singapore andIndonesia. Its retail business which is supported by a dynamic team of more than5,200 staff has a turnover of more than $187 million as at 31 March 2013.More information is available at www.metro.com.sg INGENICO - Asia  Valentina Goh SEA, Regional Business & Marketing Valentina.goh@ingenico.com Tel: + 65 6345 7022 INGENICO - Groupe  Mathilde Ordas External Communication Manager mathilde.ordas@ingenico.com Tel: + 33 1 58 01 80 80Metro Pte Ltd                Veronica Lee                Advertising & Promotions Manager                Marketing Division                veron@metro.com.sg                Tel: + 65  6836 3322INGENICO: http://hugin.info/143483/R/1730854/578523.pdf[HUG#1730854]

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