Visual Matrix and Shift4 Payments Partner to Implement EMV Payment Protection at U.S. Hotels
Visual Matrix | March 23, 2021
RICHARDSON, TX - March 23, 2021 - Visual Matrix, an industry leading hotel property management software providing an all-in-one PMS with revenue management, channel management, and operational tools, has announced the completion of an agreement with Shift4 Payments to offer enhanced payment processing capabilities to Visual Matrix PMS hotel customers. As part of the enhanced integration, each of Visual Matrix’s more than 2,000 hoteliers can choose to access Shift4’s end-to-end payment solution seamlessly though Visual Matrix. This all-in-one payment offering includes Shift4’s secure platform with PCI-validated point-to-point encryp...
Virdee Partners With Shift4 Payments to Facilitate Contactless Transactions
Virdee | February 10, 2021
Technical integration provides customers with industry-first virtual guest engagement and enables adoption of contactless, customer-centric interactions AUSTIN, Texas – Feb. 10, 2021 – Virdee, a SaaS company serving the lodging, multifamily and commercial real estate industries, announced today a partnership with Shift4 Payments (NYSE: FOUR), a leading provider of integrated payments and eCommerce solutions. Using an API-first approach and key partner integrations, Virdee’s virtual reception technology provides contactless check-in and additional customer engagement such as the ability to purchase upgrades and order room service. T...
The Outlook for Hospitality, Part 2: How Vendors Are Pivoting to Meet New Industry Demands
Fran Worrall | November 16, 2020
By Fran Worrall In the fall issue of Hospitality Upgrade, we began our four-part series on the outlook for the hospitality industry by asking vendors the following question: What are your thoughts on the future of hotels and the industry in general? Overwhelmingly, respondents were optimistic. Despite the seriousness of the pandemic and its devastating impact on hotels around the globe, most vendors agreed that the industry is resilient and will recover. Some said it would come back even stronger than before. Not surprisingly, most believe that technology will play a key role in the process. In Part 2 of our series, we asked the foll...
The Outlook for Hospitality: Silver Linings in the Midst of Crisis
Fran Worrall | November 2, 2020
Vendors Address The Future of The Industry, Part 1 By Fran Worrall During the past seven months, the hospitality industry has faced the worst crisis in recent history. As COVID-19 has spread around the globe, hotels have been forced to lay off employees, curtail services and in some cases close. At some point, however, the world will regain its equilibrium. Consumers will be eager to travel again. And businesses will want to hold group meetings and conferences. What will the hotel landscape look like? Can anything positive come out of this crisis? We talked with a number of vendors for this multi-part series on the outlook for ho...
Springer-Miller Systems Launches Teres™ POS
June 20, 2018
Elevate your Food and Beverage/Retail Operations STOWE, VT — June 20th, 2018 — Springer-Miller Systems (SMS), the leading provider of guest-centric hospitality and spa management systems is proud to announce the launch of their newest product and Point-of-Sale (POS) solution, Teres POS. Springer-Miller Systems brings over 30 years of hospitality expertise to the table with the launch of Teres POS. Teres provides a premium, guest-centric, point-of-sale solution for both food and beverage and retail operations at your luxury hotel, resort or casino. The product is built on a contemporary .NET Framework and a Microsoft SQL data...
Shift4 Provides Secure, Integrated Payments for Darien Lake Amusement Park
Shift4 | November 10, 2015
Installation of Tokenization, P2PE, and Online Reservation Security Solutions Bring Greater Security and Peace of Mind LAS VEGAS – Nov. 11, 2015 – Shift4 Corporation announced today the successful integration of its DOLLARS ON THE NET® payment gateway into the lodging facilities of Darien Lake Amusement Park. Shift4 seamlessly installed tokenization, P2PE, and online reservation security solutions for the resort. The transition to Shift4 began when new management at Darien Lake, located 30 miles outside Buffalo, N.Y., desired immediate changes to the payment processing system in the park's lodging areas. Darien Lake's lo...
RoomKeyPMS is Now Certified by Shift4 for EMV Implementation
RoomKeyPMS | September 29, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC – September 29, 2015 – RoomKeyPMS, the leading cloud-based property management software for the global hospitality industry, is excited to announce that it has completed the Shift4 EMV Chip and PIN certification process. With the deadline looming for EMV implementation, hoteliers are looking to their PMS companies for this integration assistance. EMV is a special microprocessor chip embedded within a credit or debit card to help prevent counterfeiting, skimming and the use of lost or stolen payment cards. Hotels that implement terminals fitted for EMV would no longer be liable for card-present credit card fraud...
Shift4 to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of First Payment Data Tokenization at HITEC 2015
Shift4 | June 11, 2015
Largest Independent Payment Gateway Company to Showcase TrueTokenization at the World's Largest Hospitality Technology Show LAS VEGAS – June 11, 2015 – With the frequency of data breaches and credit and debit card fraud continuing to skyrocket, and EMV mandates looming, hospitality organizations are seeking to keep their guests' payment card data safe. Hospitality organizations need an authentic tokenization solution that secures sensitive cardholder data while supporting their day-to-day business functions. At HITEC 2015, Shift4 Corporation will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of TrueTokenization®, the first tokenization solut...
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