27 February 2013, Bangor, UK – gifted2you.com, a unique British company that offers social gifting has selected SecureTrading, the UK’s leading independent payment processor, to provide rapid and secure online payments. Launched this month, gifted2you.com enables mobile phone users to instantly send personalised gifts to friends and loved ones at the touch of the button from an app on their smartphone, alerting the recipient and their friends and family via social media sites.
gifted2you.com was looking for a supplier who understood its specialist requirements and which could provide full support and consultancy. With SecureTrading’s secure and flexible Payment Gateway combined with acquirer First Data Merchant Solutions, gifted2you.com was able to make sure that its easy to use smartphone app was completely secure.
Andrew Wilmot, CEO at gifted2you.com, commented, “SecureTrading has provided us with a payment gateway and strategic advice, as well as introductions to card acquirers, giving us full service support from start to finish. Its approach has been energetic, proactive and efficient.”
Justin Fraser, Sales and Marketing Director Europe from SecureTrading, said, “This is an innovative product that we believe will revolutionise the gifting market, as consumer behaviour leans more towards mCommerce and convenient shopping. We look forward to being a part of gifted2you.com’s journey as it continues to develop its business and growth
throughout 2013 and beyond.”
In the near future, gifted2you.com looks to continue its relationship with SecureTrading by expanding its offering into the desktop market, so that users can take advantage of social gifting with gifted2you.com on their Mac or PC.
A unique British company, gifted2you.com enables mobile phone users to instantly send gifts to friends and loved ones at the touch of the button from an app on their smartphone,
whether they require a carefully curated gifted, gift wrapped and delivered directly to the recipient or something that they can choose and personally present them with. All gifts are handpicked by gifted2you's team of gift curators and wrapped or gift boxed for delivery, offering consumers an easy one-stop shop to do all of their gift buying. gifted2you.com is based in Marlow and is an independent, privately owned social gifting company, offering on average a 3 minute gifting experience.
For more information visit www.gifted2you.com
SecureTrading is the UK's leading independent Payment Services Group, each year processing billions of pounds worth of transactions across multiple currencies and territories. Leading retail, telecommunications, gaming, education and social companies trust SecureTrading to handle their payments every day.
SecureTrading’s independence means it works with a range of global acquirers and helps merchants open new markets and revenue streams. SecureTrading’s patented business process supports Dynamic Currency Conversion (‘DCC’), as well as dozens of alternative payment methods and fund transfer solutions.
SecureTrading also has the most comprehensive suite of counter-fraud services which significantly reduce the threat of online fraud to businesses. Building on its core services of 3-D Secure, CVV2 and AVS, SecureTrading also provides ST ReD, a managed service delivered through an expert team of experienced risk analysts, SecureTrading Fraud Score enabling IP checking, and SecureTrading Identity Check which enables full KYC checks.
SecureTrading’s unrivalled standing in the payments industry enables it to work with governments to help them define online payment regulation both in Europe and the US.
For more information please visit: www.securetrading.com