Banca Sella Group partnered with Smart2Pay, the payment company with the world's largest coverage of online alternative payment solutions.
Access to Local Alternatives
The partnership will offer Banca Sella Group's leading Merchant customers access to Smart2Pay's local alternative payment methods, starting with UnionPay cards, one of the most used payment methods for E-Commerce in China and globally.
According to the deal, Banca Sella Group will be able to offer the full suite of payment methods that Smart2Pay offers to its Merchant customers. Banca Sella Group has added the local alternative payment methods available via Smart2Pay to its ecommerce platform GestPay, one of the most significant in Italy for number of customers and operations.
James Flinterman, CEO of Smart2Pay: "We are extremely proud of the partnership with Banca Sella, helping them to expand their business globally through the services of Smart2Pay. And combining forces with an experienced bank that has innovation as tradition like Banca Sella, reinforces Smart2Pay’s strong commitment and focus on expanding its global innovative partnerships."
Enriched Payment Gateway
Alessandro Bocca, Head of Ecommerce & Multi-acquiring services of Banca Sella: "Our Group’s strategy has always been to serve our merchants, providing them with the best payment methods. The partnership with Smart2Pay is a further and very important step in the pursuit of this strategy; thanks to this partnership our payment gateway will be enriched with many payment methods that will help our merchants be successful.”
About Banca Sella
Banca Sella has been providing services to e-commerce merchants since 1997 and nowadays holds a position of leadership in the Italian e-commerce market, with more than 44% of merchants using its services. Thanks to its constant innovation, today it is the most complete Italian platform both for the accepted number of payment instruments as well as its value added services which increase conversion and security.
Smart2Pay is offering local payment services to international Merchants since 2002, covering more than 80 countries worldwide. By adding local payment methods to your ecommerce site, you will boost your sales significantly, by offering the preferred local method of payment to your customers.