Walmart Pay to boost mobile payments

Tuesday 8 November 2016 11:37 CET | News

Walmart Stores Inc is in talks with several mobile wallet companies to offer more payment options in its Walmart Pay app, after signing up JPMorgan Chase. 

Starting next year, Chase Pay will become the first third-party digital wallet on Walmarts website and app.

Customers can pay within the app with any major credit, debit, pre-paid or Walmart gift card.

Walmart Pay was launched in December 2015 and can be used in all of the retailers 4,600 US stores.

Customers at the checkout counter must choose the payment option within the app on their smartphone, and activate the camera to scan the code at the register, Reuters reports.

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Categories: Payments & Commerce | Mobile Payments
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