- Wirecard will handle all credit and debit card transactions from major card schemes in Singapore through a unified POS
- Customers in Singapore can now choose their preferred payment method for a seamless experience, including QR code which will be rolled out in the near future
Wirecard, the global innovation leader in digital financial technology, is collaborating with Paradise Group, a popular restaurant chain in Singapore to offer seamless payments solutions. With this cooperation in place, Wirecard will handle all credit and debit card transactions from major card schemes in Singapore through a unified POS. Customers in Singapore will benefit from greater flexibility and options to pay, including QR code payments which will be rolled out in the near future.
With over 100 outlets across Asia, Paradise Group is a Singapore-based popular restaurant chain known for its innovative and unique dining concepts. The restaurant group’s brands include Taste Paradise, Paradise Teochew, Seafood Paradise, Beauty in The Pot, Paradise Dynasty, Canton Paradise, Paradise Classic, Lè Fish Restaurant, Lè Roast Chicken, LèTen, Paradise Hotpot, ParaThai, Le Shrimp Ramen, LeNu and One Paradise. The chain already has outlets in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Philippines, and Myanmar.
“We are delighted that Paradise Group has selected us as their preferred payment partner,” said Alson Lau, Head of Business Development APAC at Wirecard. “This is a testament of Wirecard’s digital payment expertise in the food and beverage industry, and our ability to understand the evolving needs of both our merchants and customers. We are proud to deploy our payment technology to Paradise Group, where their customers will benefit from greater flexibility and choice when they dine at any of the restaurants in Singapore.”
“Customers today are increasingly adopting contactless payment methods, and it is important for us to ensure that they are able to pay in a way that is fast, easy and widely accepted,” said Lin Sifang, Senior Marcom Manager at Paradise Group. “As one of the pioneers in the acquiring business, Wirecard is the ideal partner for us to deliver the seamless payment experience that meets our customers’ needs. By leveraging Wirecard’s all-in-one solution, we are able to streamline our workflow to improve operational efficiency, thereby enhancing customer experience. We look forward to exploring future collaboration with Wirecard as we continue to expand our business globally.”
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