Toronto, ON (PRWEB) December 31, 2012
Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd., a leading payment processor and merchant services provider, has completed 2012 with more top honours, cementing its place as Canada's choice for fast and efficient debit and credit card processing for small to medium-sized businesses.
Collective POS was recognized by Elavon, a leading global payments provider, as the company’s leading Canadian merchant services provider, accounting for the most new customer activations in 2012. The announcement was made at Elavon’s annual MSP Conference and was part of an awards recognition that included top merchant service providers from North America.
“It’s been a year of growth and success,” said Michael Back, president and CEO, Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd. “We first invested in new technology to provide faster payment processing solutions, and now one of the world’s leading payment processing companies has confirmed our leadership in a crucial industry measure.”
“Collective POS has continued to demonstrate its capabilities in payment processing, and we are proud of our association with them,” said David McAlhaney, Elavon S.V.P / North American Third Party Business Development. “Their ability to deliver to customers is unrivalled. We have worked hard together to develop our combined proposition to best service our joint customers."
“We look forward to beginning 2013 with this momentum behind our efforts to provide faster, more convenient customized payment processing p.o.s. solutions to our growing merchant portfolio,” Back said.
About Elavon (http://www.elavon.com)
Elavon is wholly owned by U.S. Bancorp and provides end-to-end payment processing solutions and services to more than one million merchants in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Puerto Rico. Elavon markets solutions including credit and debit card processing, electronic gift cards, dynamic currency conversion, multi-currency support, and cross-border acquiring through multiple alliance channels including financial institutions, trade associations, and third party sales agents. Elavon's suite of solutions is tailored to meet the needs of merchants in specialized markets such as retail, hospitality/T&E, health care, education and the public sector.
About Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd.
Founded in 2001, Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd., Canada’s choice for payment processing and merchant services, provides entrepreneurs and owners of small to medium-sized businesses with affordable, convenient and more customized alternatives to the debit and credit card processing services currently offered by major banks and other payment processors. With more than 70 employees, Collective POS serves nearly 12,000 businesses across Canada and processes in excess of $1 billion worth of debit and credit transactions annually.