The 120.000 daily customers brands Vips group – VIPS, VIPS Smart, Ginos, Starbucks, Fridays and Wagamama – They have today with a new option for convenient and secure payment with Android Pay. Android is the leading OS on smartphones, with a market share of 92% in Spain, the European country with the highest penetration rate of smartphones.
GrupoVips, one of the leading multi-brand and multi groups in the hospitality and trade sector in Spain, It is now offering its customers a new option for simple and secure payment with Android Pay. He 88% mobile phones in Spain are smartphones, and a 92% of them it has Android operating system.
Since its introduction Android Pay is now available in more than 370 Grupo Vips establishments operating in Spain, including the VIPS brands, VIPS Smart, VIPS Store, Ginos, Starbucks, Fridays and Wagamama.
Vips group: pioneers in the digital transformation of hospitality businesses
With the addition of Android Pay to the wide variety of accepted payment methods Grupo Vips, the company consolidates its commitment to innovation and incorporating the latest technologies to offer its customers the best experience during the payment process. about 50% transactions with Grupo Vips card already made through mobile payments and technology contactless. A percentage that month-to-month increases, demonstrating the rapid and positive feedback from users for new payment options.
To use your mobile phone to pay through Pay in Android establishments Grupo Vips, the user can download for free the Google Play Store and add credit cards compatible want. At the time of payment, only the phone on have to approach the payment terminal contactless and the transaction will be completed quickly and safely.
About Grupo Vips:
Grupo Vips is one of the groups leading multi-brand and multi hospitality and trade sector in Spain. Integra restaurants, cafes and shops. The company manages owned or franchised a total of six recognized chains: VIPS (café-restaurant and shop), VIPS Smart, GINOS, Fridays and Starbucks in Spain, Portugal and Andorra, to which has just joined Wagamama.
further, the Group has a factory premium sandwiches, salads and products to take, BSF. The company adds more than 370 establishments that serve more than 120.000 daily customers. It has a program delización fi pioneer and leader in the catering sector, Club VIPS, more than 1.000.000 of partners throughout Spain and whose App, unique in the market and launched in the late April 2015, already has more than 700.000 downloads.
Vips Group is a privately held company founded in 1969. The shareholders of VIPS Group is a compound 70% by majority shareholders and founders, led by the Arango family, and a 30% ProA Capital fund by. Vips group employs more than 9.000 people and closed the year 2016 with 396,2 million euro turnover. It appears from this year's ranking of companies with the best reputation in Spain, according to RepTrak® Spain 2017, the only catering company listed in this list.