By 2023, it’s estimated that 4 billion will be spent by Chinese tourists in New Zealand, make sure your business is ready to welcome them.
Businesses should not just think about mobile payments as an opportunity for up selling or increasing the number and rate of repeat buyers; but also, on branding and influencing future purchasing behaviour of Chinese consumers.
Adding payment options like Alipay and WeChat Pay will add future customers to your business, not just make life easier for current ones. The important thing to keep in mind is that Chinese consumers execute these steps all the time. When they enter your store, this Ingenico terminal represents to them comfort and payment security.
1. Seamless Integration: Our versatile 5000 series Ingenico terminal helps you process mobile payments over WiFi or 3G/4G networks. It’s as easy as entering the payment amount and the customer scans the QR code that appears on the terminal.
2. Lower Rates: International credit card rates (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB) are high and accepting Alipay and WeChat Pay are lower.
3. Higher Merchant Security: If a merchant sells goods or services and payment is made by the customer scanning the dynamic QR generated code for that transaction and the Ingenico terminal confirming payment was successful, it guaranteed that the merchant will receive the amount. With WeChat Pay and Alipay payments via the Ingenico terminal, you won’t be left out to dry, and can’t be liable for fraudulent activity.