Latest ZipLine News and Events.

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Portland Marketing Executive Speaks at National Conference

May 17, 2018, News

PORTLAND, Maine – Kristen Bailey of ZipLine, a provider of payment-powered and rewards-driven loyalty programs to the retail industry, will be a guest speaker at the Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s Retail & Fuel Technology Conference in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, this week. The conference is attended by convenience retailers and fleet management executives from throughout the U.S.…

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Cashiering Enters the Mobile Age

May 11, 2018, News

Hand-held devices aren’t just convenient; they are the secured cash registers of the future. By Ed Collupy Looking back, I always wanted the opportunity to checkout a customer using a brass cash register, not just seeing and admiring them like a work of art. My cashiering days started on an NCR Class 5 mechanical cash…

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Convenience Store Innovator Yesway Taps ZipLine to Create and Manage Its New Private Label Debit Program

March 29, 2018, News

PORTLAND, Maine - Yesway, a rapidly expanding and innovative chain of convenience stores located in the Midwest, has partnered with ZipLine, a leading private label debit payment processor, to create, market and manage its new payment program, Yespay™. The program will launch chainwide later this year. Darrin Samaha, Yesway vice president and brand manager, said, "This new program…

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When Gated Payments Open Loyalty’s Gates

March 8, 2018, News

Loyalty is a fickle thing in commerce and coveted by merchants regardless of market. Because, of course, loyalty is the gift that keeps on giving, that keeps dollars coming into registers, virtual ones (and the real ones), and represents a return on investment that can be rather outsized. But without understanding what loyalty is and…

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The Emotion Effect: Taking Loyalty Beyond Rewards

February 28, 2018, News

What makes a consumer loyal? There really is no magic formula, and brands are spending serious money on strategies before truly answering this question. Rewards programs are one big category attracting a lot of attention and dollars, yet they don’t always deliver a payoff. Rewards and loyalty often get merged, but they’re not the same…

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Zipline CEO, Steve Goodrich, featured in PYMNTS latest ebook

February 16, 2018, News

“It’s important to remember that consumers, not payment, are at the center of the retail universe.” Learn what CEO, Steve Goodrich, predicts for the payment industry throughout 2018 in PYMNTS latest e-book. The merchant/consumer connection gets emotional A really interesting trend in payments is the gradual melding of product and payment, where the consumer payment…

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ZipLine Appoints New Director of Consumer Engagement

December 11, 2017, News

PORTLAND, Maine – ZipLine, a leading private label debit (ACH) payment technology platform, announced today that Hayley Breagy has been promoted to director of consumer engagement. Breagy, who joined the company in May 2017, was previously a manager within consumer engagement. ZipLine chief marketing officer Kristen Bailey said, “Hayley has managed consumer program marketing for…

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Portland, Maine, Marketing Executive to Speak at National Conference

November 3, 2017, News

PORTLAND, Maine, Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Kristen Bailey, chief marketing officer of ZipLine, will be a guest speaker at the invitation-only Outlook Leadership Conference for convenience store industry executives on November 15 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Bailey, a national expert on customer loyalty programs, will speak about a new generation of loyalty programs that recognize customers for what they spend, as well as their…

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New Study Shows Payment-Powered Rewards Increase Convenience Store Revenues

October 18, 2017, News

PORTLAND, Maine - A new study by ZipLine, a provider of private-label debit mobile and card payments to the convenience store industry, shows that consumers who join payment-powered loyalty programs spend more and visit more frequently. In the 2017 ZipLine Purchase Lift Model Study, consumers who joined one of ZipLine's paymentas-loyalty programs showed an overall…

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ZipLine Chosen as Finalist for Payments Most Prestigious Innovator Awards

February 22, 2017, News

ZIPLINE CHOSEN AS FINALIST FOR PAYMENTS MOST PRESTIGIOUS INNOVATOR AWARDS Nominated in Best Prepaid Innovation Category – Voting Open Now COCONUT CREEK, FL –ZipLine is a finalist for PYMNTS’ prestigious 2017 Innovator Awards in the Best Prepaid Innovation Category for its ingenuity in the field. Innovator Awards are presented in conjunction with PYMNTS’ Innovation Project®…

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