Posted on 03/26/2014 at 08:40

German heritage brand Sioux opts for Wirecard’s integrated payment services

German heritage brand Sioux opts for Wirecard’s integrated payment services ©Sioux

Wirecard takes on payment processing and acquiring for Sioux Online GmbH’s online shop.

Wirecard has been contracted to take on the payment processing and credit card acceptance for Sioux Online GmbH’s new online shop. Sioux is one of Germany‘s best known shoe manufacturers whose products are marketed under the Sioux, JOOP! and Apollo brands in Europe, Russia and Asia. The new online shop is currently available to customers in Germany and Austria.

Wirecard’s extensive service package provides Sioux with all the services needed for online payment processing from a single source: payments for are processed by the Wirecard seamless checkout system, which is fully integrated into the brand presence of the shoe manufacture. The modular software architecture of the payment pages enables Wirecard to respond quickly to new requests, for example, accepting additional payment procedures into the portfolio or providing risk management to secure sales. Payment specialist Wirecard also processes Visa and MasterCard payments via the group’s own bank.

Richard Friedrich, Managing Director of Sioux Online GmbH, explains: “We are passionate about our shoes and know everything there is to know about them. In the same way, Wirecard really understands the business of payment processing.” He adds ”It was the offer of a complete service package from a single source which convinced us.”

Andreas Kerschner, Head of Sales Consumer Goods at Wirecard, commented: “We are delighted that Sioux has opted for us. Our payment platform offers a scalable solution which permits maximum flexibility and can be seamlessly integrated in the shop system. This makes it possible to extend the service into other countries and add further services anytime.”

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