ATLANTA, GA - (Marketwired - Jan 14, 2014) - Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING), the leading worldwide provider of payment solutions, announced today that HoneyBaked*, the premium food retailer, has selected Ingenico's Telium payment solution for a nationwide rollout across its 300+ corporate and franchise locations.
The point of sale (POS) upgrade is an integral part of HoneyBaked's innovative efforts to remain focused on customer service by finding ways to enhance consumer in-store convenience and shopping experience. With this upgrade, HoneyBaked will modernize its in-store payment acceptance to provide consumers with secure payment options, including PIN debit and EMV chip card transactions.
The newly implemented POS solution will leverage Ingenico's EMV Chip-based technology combined with Voltage SecureData Payments™ complete point-to-point encryption (P2PE) for electronic payments.
"HoneyBaked is a company known for great products, service and heart," said Bill Bolton, vice president, IT of HoneyBaked*. "Providing a secure choice of payment will enhance consumer comfort with our brand and is another way to deliver our vision and tradition of exceeding customer standards. Ingenico's payment technology and expertise along with Voltage's P2P encryption solution gives our customers peace of mind while providing convenience when shopping in our stores."
HoneyBaked is already in the process of deploying the first Ingenico's devices in select stores with plans to complete the full rollout over the next five months.
"Our payment solutions are diverse and flexible to fit any retail environment. They can enhance the value proposition of any brand, even a true American household name such as HoneyBaked," commented Scott Tubbs, Senior Vice President of Retail, Ingenico, North America. "Ingenico's innovative offerings, secure technology, and global payments expertise, create unique opportunities for us to partner with our retail clients and become their trusted payments advisers. This particular customer engagement once again confirms the successful deployment of our strategy in the U.S. on the brink of the EMV rollout in the States."
Ingenico is showcasing its comprehensive line of latest innovations in payment technology and solutions at the 2014 National Retail Federation Big Show in New York City this week (booth #3339).
*The Original HoneyBaked Ham Co. of GA
Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING) is a leading provider of payment solutions, with over 20 million terminals deployed in more than 125 countries. Its 4,500 employees worldwide support retailers, banks and service providers to optimize and secure their electronic payments solutions, develop their offer of services and increase their point of sale revenue. For more information, follow us on @IngenicoNA and visit www.ingenico.us.
HoneyBaked, whose mission is, "Celebrating life, one meal at a time," was founded in 1957 and is a premium food retailer known for the most flavorful, moist and tender Honey Baked Ham® and Turkey Breasts you'll find anywhere, as well as a host of other fully cooked entrees, side items and desserts. HoneyBaked has become a tradition for families nationwide who can now shop for them at more than 400 locations. For store locations and hours, visit www.honeybaked.com. To become a HoneyBaked franchise owner, visit www.honeybakedfranchise.com or call 866.968.7424.
Ingenico, North America