Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday October 29, 2014

Mobile Payments Pitting Apple Against Walmart

It looks like Apple Pay might have a hard time breaking into the world of NFC payments thanks to Walmart.

Not all retailers have NFC terminals and even a couple who do آ— namely CVS and Rite Aid آ— have opted to turn off Apple Pay functionality. That’s because a competitive payment platform called CurrentC is forcing retailers to make a choice to accept one or the other.