Posted on 09/17/2012 at 14:05
Pictureworks uses Wirecard’s payment platform
Leading Asian company for digital imaging and multimedia services sets up pictureair.com / B2C payment services and B2B e-wallet solution
The Wirecard Group announced a service agreement with Singapore-based Pictureworks Pte Ltd. The agreement comprises a comprehensive payment solution to manage B2C and B2B online payments for digital images or online print products, i.e., for consumers purchasing online digital images captured at theme parks and attractions. Furthermore the range of Wirecard`s service includes commission payments, i.e., fulfillment agencies or third-party photographers with payments into their respective e-wallet account.
Pictureworks is an innovator for digital imaging and multimedia services for mobile, Internet, vending kiosks, theme park and major events. A new project has just been launched with the opening of the Malaysian theme park LEGOLAND® on September 15, 2012. Presently the company has offices and representatives in countries including Malaysia, China, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States and is headquartered in Singapore.
Mr. Cheong Chia Chou, CEO of Pictureworks says: “We were looking for a best-in-breed technology solution for our well-known online imaging portal. That is why we chose Wirecard. One of our requirements is managing the payment streams for several parties, including photographer, designer, end user, fulfillment agencies. We are convinced that Wirecard is the perfect partner for us.”
“We are very happy with our strategic alliance with Pictureworks, a company which is growing dynamically on an international scale and with a promising business model spanning the entire world,” added Mr. Jeffry Ho, Executive Vice President at Wirecard.