BOSTON, MA – Adyen, the global payments provider, today announced it has won the Customer Choice award for “Best E-Commerce Platform/Gateway,” and the Judge’s Choice and Customer Choice awards for “Best E-Commerce Program Outside the U.S.,” at the inaugural 2012 CNP Awards. The awards were presented yesterday at the 2012 CNP Expo in Orlando, FL.
The CNP Awards honor the companies, programs and solutions that have distinguished themselves in the card not present space during the past year. More than 25 solution providers were nominated for awards. Each Best-in-Category and First Runner-Up Award winners were selected by a distinguished panel of independent judges chosen for their deep experience and unimpeachable reputations in payments and the card not present industry. Each Customer Choice Award winner was selected by customers and merchants within the card not present space.
“Adyen is extremely proud to be recognized for the best e-commerce platform and best international
e-commerce solution by the Card Not Present judges, our customers and peers,” said Peter Caparso, President, Adyen North America. “For the past six years, we have provided our customers with the most flexible and effective way for them to expand their global reach, maximize their on-line conversion ratios, control costs, minimize risk and increase sales. Winning these CNP Awards is a reflection on the investments and commitments we’ve made to improving the success of our customers.”
Adyen empowers online merchants to significantly increase international sales and simplify the payments process by providing state-of-the-art processing technology, transparent financial reporting and deep business intelligence. The company processes transactions across multiple sales channels – including online, mobile, IPTV, point-of-sale, mail/phone orders and direct electronic invoicing – all via one connection. It also enables merchants to implement single-screen or single-click payment options, and offers a full suite of e-commerce anti-fraud tools, conversion analytics tools and automated refund/charge-back services.
On the global payments front, the company has relationships with 32 tier-one banks around the world, enabling merchants to instantly expand operations in new countries without having to establish their own local banking presence or implement multiple local payment methods.
“We congratulate Adyen for its strong showing at the inaugural CNP Awards,” said Steve Casco, founder and publisher of CardNotPresent.com. “Adyen has demonstrated a deep understanding of our industry’s business needs and created world-class solutions to help established and aspiring international merchants maximize conversions while minimizing risk and costs. We wish them and their customers continued success in 2012 and beyond.”
Headquartered in Amsterdam, with offices in Boston, Sao Paolo and Singapore, Adyen is the leading provider of global Internet payment solutions for large international merchants. Adyen’s innovative Internet Payment Solution, built on over 15 years of industry experience, enables merchants to significantly increase online conversion by optimizing the payment process, while mitigating fraud and risk. It currently supports more than 85 payment methods, 187 transaction currencies and 14 settlement currencies used on six continents. Since its launch in 2006, the company has enjoyed triple-digit year-over-year growth and achieved profitability in 27 months. Adyen works with many global customers including but not limited to including Getty Images, KLM, PopCap Games and Vodafone. For more information, please visit www.adyen.com.
Customer/Card Not Present.com is a leading resource for e-commerce, catalogue and other merchants that accept card- and card-not-present payments. The Customer/Card Card Not Present.com portal is a hub for information about the payments issues that most affect merchants operating in the space, including chargebacks, e-commerce fraud, interchange and alternative payments. In addition to regular feature articles and updates to the portal, Customer/Card Not Present.com also publishes CNP Report, a twice weekly e-newsletter keeping readers up to date on breaking news in the card-not-present payments space; and hosts the CNP Expo and Awards.