NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CardFlight, the leading SaaS payment technology company, announced today that its signature product, SwipeSimple, is now used by more than 50,000 small businesses across the United States. SwipeSimple makes it easy for merchants to accept payments on the go, in their store, and at their computer. The feature-rich product also provides web-based business management tools for growth and optimization.
"At CardFlight, we are building great software that empowers small businesses not only to stay relevant with their customer's payment needs, but also provide them with easy-to-use tools that can streamline their operations," said Derek Webster, CardFlight's Founder and CEO. "The number of merchants using SwipeSimple grew over 50% in 2018 due to the rapid expansion across services, retail, and food and drink businesses. This growth is a result of features added by CardFlight that focus on the needs of small businesses and I am looking forward to even more innovation and growth in 2019."
CardFlight works with Merchant Acquirers and Independent Sales Organizations, including 10 of the top 30 US merchant acquirers, to get merchants in every state across the nation started with SwipeSimple.
Alex Boeding, Product Manager for Core Product SMB at Worldpay, which has offered SwipeSimple to small businesses since 2016, said "SwipeSimple is an easy to use, reliable technology that we are happy to recommend to our merchants because we know it will support our small business customers on their path to success. We initially offered SwipeSimple to merchants that needed a great mobile point of sale solution, and now we are pleased to be able to offer it also to merchants who need countertop as well as card not present and back-office payment acceptance tools. CardFlight shares our commitment to our customers' success, and we value their partnership."
The company will host CardFlight Conference, an industry event centered around small business payments, on April 9-10 in New York. The theme for this year's conference is "Empowering Small Business...Together". Attendees will gain new perspectives on the future of payments for small businesses and the growing number of businesses who rely on modern, secure, and easy-to-use electronic payments. Industry professionals can visit the conference site to learn more about the conference agenda and register.
Marla Knutson, CardFlight's Sr. Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, said "CardFlight's investment in building and growing our phenomenal staff and channel partners directly translates to creating and distributing a superior payment acceptance technology for our merchants to use. I would like to recognize our team's contribution to the success of our product and I look forward to celebrating this growth with our channel partners in New York this spring."
Owners and managers of many types of small businesses can use SwipeSimple to accept a broad range of payments in order to grow their business and provide better service to their customers:
● On the go with iOS and Android mobile apps and Bluetooth Low Energy credit card readers that enable EMV Quick Chip, contactless and magnetic stripe payments.
● At the computer with Virtual Terminal with Address Verification Service support for merchants who need to process card not present payments as well as the ability to save credit card data on file for scheduled payments, installment payments and recurring payments.
● In the store with optional countertop hardware such as receipt printers, cash drawers and tablet stands to replace the traditional cash register and payment terminal solution.
SwipeSimple merchants can also access the SwipeSimple Merchant Web Dashboard with reporting and analytics, inventory management and additional business management tools to support their growth.
About CardFlight: CardFlight is committed to building great software to make payment acceptance easy for business owners. SwipeSimple, our signature product, is used by more than 50,000 small businesses in all 50 United States. We reach businesses through a sales channel of merchant service providers, banks, and independent sales organizations. Ten of the top 30 merchant acquirers offer SwipeSimple as their preferred small business payment acceptance solution.
Designing and delivering simple payment solutions that are easy to use have made us one of the fastest growing companies in America. In 2018, CardFlight was named to the Inc 500 List of Fast Growing Companies and the Deloitte Technology Fast 500. Additionally, Inc. magazine recognized CardFlight as the 5th fastest growing company in the Financial services sector.
CardFlight takes pride in building and maintaining solutions that are ahead of the curve in technology, reliability, and user experience. Learn more at cardflight.com.