We are glad to announce our entry into the online travel market with Stardekk partnership.
Stardekk offers a complementary set of award winning cloud-based SaaS products for the hospitality industry (hotel software, channel manager, online reservation system, internet applications, webdesign & web development). The strategic partnership between Paymentwall and Stardekk allows hoteliers to use debit and credit cards, bank transfers, e-wallets and alternative payments for online bookings.
Pelin Dede, who previously worked for the big players in Travel Industry such as Expedia Inc., Orbitz Worldwide Inc. and Micros Inc. by Oracle Systems joins Paymentwall to lead Travel vertical.
“We created Paymentwall for Travel to solve a problem that most travellers face every day: how to make a payment easy while booking a hotel or trip,” said Pelin Dede, Paymentwall’s Head of Travel. “Interestingly, more than 40 percent of people worldwide don’t have credit or debit cards, creating a huge untapped market for travel industry. We make it possible for travellers to use any local payment methods, such as Sofort, iDeal, Giropay, Qiwi, Webmoney, Boleto, and many more.”
Paymentwall is set to compete with Worldpay, Adyen and Wirecard with new offerings for the travel industry, including 150 local payment methods, disputes resolution services, 24/7 customer support & fraud prevention teams, machine learning algorithms, PCI DSS Level 1 Compliance, in-depth analytics, customizable checkouts and localization services. Paymentwall’s unique Waterfall Algorithm dynamically routes transactions through the global network of bank acquirers until they are accepted, ultimately increasing conversion rate and sales.