ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DaySmart, an award winning developer of software solutions for small business operators, and CardConnect, a leader in payment processing technology, today announce the availability of integrated payment processing across DaySmart’s entire product line. This integration will further simplify and secure the way users of Salon Iris, 123Pet Software, Orchid and Inkbook do business while improving profitability through speedier checkouts, competitive transaction rates and simplified reconciliation.
“DaySmart is committed to simplifying the business process for our tens of thousands of clients. The CardConnect integration is a real milestone in that continuing effort,” said Jeff Dickerson, President and CEO of DaySmart. “We want to provide the best desktop and mobile application experience - and that will always include the best payment processing systems.”
Through this partnership, DaySmart has integrated their platform with CardConnect’s latest product, Bolt P2PE, a plug-and-play solution for card-present transactions, providing customers with secure payment acceptance, advanced merchant services, and PCI-Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) and tokenization for complete data breach protection. In addition to in-store services, the integration extends to e-commerce transactions, supporting features across the DaySmart product line like online booking and product orders.
“We are thrilled with the opportunity to build upon the DaySmart platform and extend our payment solution to their diverse range of customers,” said Rob Nathan, Executive VP of Integrated Solutions at CardConnect. “Now everyone from hair stylists, estheticians to tattoo artists and pet groomers will have access to secure and flexible payment features that will ultimately enhance the customer experience all through a single source.”
About DaySmart Software
DaySmart Software is a leading provider of business management software and workflow solutions to consumer facing small and medium sized enterprises. DaySmart’s innovative solutions offer a broad range of functionality covering all the key aspects of managing these businesses including appointment scheduling, customer information management, employee scheduling, payroll, inventory management, push marketing and mobile technologies. DaySmart’s customers include tens of thousands of salons, spas and pet groomers and their solutions facilitate the scheduling, workflow and information needs of more than 50,000 consumer service professionals. For more information, please visit www.daysmart.com
CardConnect, a First Data company, is a leading provider of payment processing and technology solutions, helping more than 67,000 organizations – from independent coffee shops to iconic global brands – accept billions of dollars in card transactions each year. Since its inception in 2006, CardConnect has developed advanced payment solutions backed by patented, PCI-validated point-to-point encryption (P2PE) and tokenization. The company’s small-to-midsize business offering, CardPointe, is a comprehensive platform that includes a powerful reporting and transaction management portal that extends to a native mobile app. For enterprise-level organizations, CardSecure integrates omni-channel payment acceptance into several ERP systems – such as Oracle, SAP, JD Edwards and Infor M3 – in a way that minimizes PCI compliance requirements and lowers transaction costs.