SANTA CLARA, Calif.–()– CITCON, the leading mobile payment platform and Tulip, the international leader in shop associate cloud-based mobile services, announced today a tactical collaboration to allow QR mobile payment solution for luxury and style retail brands that will simplify their omnichannel payment procedure and boost income from worldwide mobile wallet users.

The partnership provides a great chance for both companies. CITCON has been powering mobile wallets and digital payment transactions for over 6,000 enterprise merchants across luxury and fashion retail, everyday costs, eCommerce and hospitality sectors. With universal usage of mobile devices, adoption of mobile payment solutions is increasing worldwide and is driving development in non-cash deals. According to eMarketer, 1.3 billion people are anticipated to use a mobile payment app worldwide by 2023, allowing luxury sellers to introduce mobile payment options and take advantage of growth.

Tulip’s options are designed to bring the best of online into the retail stores with magnificently created mobile applications that transform the in-store client experience, drive sales, enhance service and lower functional costs. Through partnership with CITCON, Tulip consumers can further expand their reach and bring in worldwide customers by offering international shoppers their chosen method of payment, such as WeChat Pay, Alipay and UnionPay QR.

” We are happy to partner with CITCON. They are a leader in supporting innovative, yet elegant payment services for retail. Together, we will be able to use a smooth customer-centric commerce option for consumers in and out of the store,” said Pouneh Hanafi, VP of Marketing and Collaborations at Tulip.

” International high-end and fashion retail brands selected CITCON to profit from the increasingly important chances that mobile wallets present in luxury consumers’ acquiring decisions,” stated Wei Jiang, Chief Operating Officer at CITCON. “We are excited to partner with Tulip to broaden and reinforce our existence in the global high-end retail market, and provide the marketplace a payment experience that delights their customers.”.

Tulip and CITCON’s incorporated technology minimizes the intricacy of payment services and empowers sellers to stay competitive in a market being formed by innovation and ever-changing client demands. High-end sellers can enhance checkout experience by scanning the QR code to finish the transaction quickly with a stylish, seamless and safe payment option.

About CITCON

CITCON is a cross-border mobile payment and commerce solution leader, enabling merchants to accept QR-based mobile wallets in-store and online on a global scale. Amongst the payment choices supported by CITCON, Alipay, WeChat Pay, and China UnionPay are the most popular brand names, with over one billion active customers. On top of payments, CITCON also allows merchants to run marketing and commitment projects through our partner network. Relied on by countless merchants in The United States and Canada and Europe, including Caesars Entertainment Group, Samsonite, GNC, Stefano Ricci, International Shoppes, DFS Group to name a few, CITCON uses services for services to drive omnichannel commerce growth in a variety of industries ranging from Retail, e-Commerce, Hotel, Food & Drink, Transport, Home Entertainment to Education. CITCON was Founded in 2015 by Chuck Huang, a serial business owner and payment veteran with over a years’s experience in both US and China, and received $15 M endeavor funding from leading VCs in Silicon Valley and China. To find out more, please see www.citcon.com

About Tulip

Tulip is a mobile application supplier focused on empowering partners in retail stores. Partnered with Apple, Tulip’s mission is to harness the power of the world’s most innovative mobile innovation to deliver simple-to-use apps for store partners to look up products, manage consumer information, inspect out shoppers, and communicate with clients.

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