The French hypermarket chain, E.Leclerc, has trust in Sipay the payment gateway of more than 20 years of experience, to manage their credit or debit card transactions of their clients’ in their establishments.
The chain, whose main mission is to defend their customer’s interests offering them the best service, will integrate in their hypermarkets card payment systems the payment gateway Sipay Plus, which will let it make operations associated with credit card payments, and also to manage the operative online, to activate the specific normative of processing in the shops, and in short to accelerate the shopping process.
In addition, E.Leclerc will integrate, the DCC (Dynamic Currency Conversion), functionality that allows foreign customers make card payments in their currency with transparency and security; they will know the exact amount of the product that they are going to buy. Moreover, this service encourage the internationalization of the business and the clients’ loyalty, attracting new foreign customers and increases the conversion rate, without any additional tasks, because the currency exchange is make automatically in the terminal.
Sipay Plus, will allow the credit or debit card transactions, in an efficient, fast and reliable way. Sipay will offer secure payments, because of the PCI DSS 3.0 certification, which certifies the compliance of the highest security compulsory standards of the credit card industry improving significantly the E.Leclerc customers’ experience.
The E.LECLERC Movement is the main European movement of independent merchants. Its business philosophy is based on the combination between businesses and social approach, being involved and participating in community life, contributing with the economic development. The essential principle of the Movement, for each hypermarket is to buy cheaper to sale cheaper, but at the same time they promote solidarity, fair trade, respect for the environment, etc. All of them have a vital objective: defend the customer’s interest.
E.Leclerc has in Spain 18 hypermarkets, located in Almendralejo, Salamanca, Ciudad Real, Miranda de Ebro, Pamplona, Soria, León, Murcia, Trujillo, Vitoria, and 8 the Community of Madrid: Aranjuez, Alcobendas, Fuenlabrada, Valdemoro, Carabanchel, Vallecas, Pinto and Majadahonda.
In France it has 652 stores, plus 129 stores in other European countries (In addition to Spain, E.Leclerc is present in Italy, Portugal, Polonia, Eslovenia and Andorra).
Sipay is a company specialized in developing smart payment solutions for commerce, adapted to each sector and business, both at the point of sale and online commerce, meeting the high security international standards of PCI-DSS 3.0, level 1. Its payment gateway, Sipay Plus, is the central core of Sipay’s strategy, which since more than twenty years is specialized in payment solutions.
Currently, Sipay is the leading company in Spain in card payment solutions, by having the largest deployed base of installed licenses. Among its clients the company has references such as Costco Wholesale, Mango, Abertis, Adidas, Lladró, Aki Bricolaje, ePark, Supermecados Froiz, Supermercados Simply-Sabeco and Carolina Herrera, between others.