Paypal has been busy with its push to own the digital payment niche.
Paypal just added Payment Code to it’s stable of payment options. This new technology allows the customer to check-in to the store via the Paypal app or the merchants app integrating the new mobile payment option.
When you’re ready to pay, simply open the app and check-in. The app prompts you with a QR code or a four digit pin for the merchant to scan and confirm the purchase.
This allows consumers to automatically redeem any coupons, gift cards, rewards points in one quick transaction.
The Merchant gets customer identification, more online check-ins to bolster social proof and another way to engage and reward repeat shoppers