Walmart is leading a mobile payments application charge that's backed by Target, Sears, Home Depot, CVS, 7-Eleven, Lowe's, Shell Oil, and Sunoco, among many others. The ultracompetitive mobile payments market is on notice.
The elevator pitch from the retailers on board with the long-awaited Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX) is simple, though the details remain fuzzy. The platform will enable participating retailers to offer shoppers a secure, brand-specific smartphone application with native integration of the retailers' own special offers, promotions, and loyalty programs, effectively taking mobile payments acceptance in-house.
To learn more of what MCX proponents have to say, and to access more great content from the October 2012 digital edition of Integrated Solutions For Retailers, click here.
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