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Crédito Agrícola with Verifone Devices Case Study

Profile

Crédito Agrícola is a national Finance Group, composed of a vast number of local banks - Caixas - and by specialized companies, all under the formal organisation of Caixa Central de Crédito Agrícola Mútuo.

  • Business Focus: Banking
  • Headquarters: Portugal

Crédito Agrícola with Verifone Devices Case Study

Challenge

Crédito Agrícola (CA) needed to offer an increasingly rapid, more efficient and higher quality response regarding payment terminals services provided to its customers, in terms of equipment and support service (installation and technical assistance) but also solutions that could be adapted to it’s customers diverse needs, such as rental service for events.

Solution

CA chose Verifone’s VX 520 countertop payment terminal, and the VX 680, a portable / mobile device., Both payment terminals are offered to meet the diverse needs of merchants - some of whom need to be mobile - for example, a restaurant with a terrace - and others who require a fixed or static device at the point of sale. With both terminals, traders benefit from fast  ARM11 processors for speedy transactions transaction time), the latest security compliance (PCI PTS 3.x), robust build for reliability  and contactless/NFC capability.

Results

In addition to providing payment devices, Verifone also supplies support services and technical assistance for CA. This has helped CA manage the demands of its merchant clients during a period of remarkable growth .

All Verifone devices are customized with images and branding defined by the CA,  on the screens, physical terminals and receipts, which is a great way to improve awareness of the CA brand.