Apriva and MEI to deliver cashless payment solutions
July 5, 2011, Scottsdale, AZ – Apriva and MEI have teamed up to bring comprehensive cashless payment solutions to vending operators throughout North America.
Apriva, a provider of end-to-end wireless transactions, and MEI, a global manufacturer of unattended payment systems, will market and support an end-to-end solution featuring state-of-the-art hardware, as well as secure payment processing, reporting and back office tools, and MEI’s EASITRAX solution.
“In terms of market share, innovation, and customer service, MEI is regarded as the foremost provider of unattended payment systems to vending operators throughout the world,” said Paul Coppinger, president of Apriva. “Over the past few years, we have worked closely with MEI to integrate and certify its cashless payment solutions. This strategic alliance builds on our numerous synergies and successes, and allows each organization to gain access to sales channels that extend well beyond the traditional vending space to include merchant-acquiring banks, payment processors and Independent Sales Organizations (ISOs.)”
Apriva and MEI have a track record in jointly delivering cashless payment solutions to the market. MEI is a core partner in the Apriva Vend cashless vending solution, a cashless payment service that incorporates hardware, software, wireless transaction technology, and carrier services, as well as reporting and back office functionalities.