Tuesday 6 December 2016 | RSS

 
    Feedback
     

    Neil Garner

    News about Neil Garner.

    UK city to run NFC, QR and BLE shopper marketing pilot

    July 11th, 2014

    Proximity commerce specialist Proxama has partnered with the Association of Town and City Management (ATCM) and Norwich Business Improvement District (BID) to run a shopper marketing pilot in the UK city of Norwich. Proximity engagement… More

    PrePay Solutions to offer HCE payments

    June 12th, 2014

    PrePay Solutions (PPS), a prepaid card program manager jointly owned by MasterCard and Edenred, has partnered with NFC specialist Proxama to provide its clients the ability to offer host card emulation-based NFC services to their… More

    Proxama raises £8.6m

    December 3rd, 2013

    NFC specialist Proxama has raised £8.6m (US$14.11m) by placing 344m shares on the London Stock Exchange. “These additional funds will enable us to address the considerable opportunities that are emerging as the fast growing mobile commerce, NFC smartphone and contactless payments markets reach critical mass globally,” says CEO Neil Garner.

    The Royal British Legion tries NFC for Poppy Appeal

    November 6th, 2013

    The Royal British Legion has used NFC to make it easier for consumers to make a donation to the 2013 Poppy Appeal, in partnership with Proxama and mobile commerce and marketing platform Paythru. For Birmingham’s… More

    CBS Outdoor picks Proxama for NFC

    October 29th, 2013

    Global out-of-home advertising provider CBS Outdoor has selected Proxama’s TapPoint platform to add NFC capabilities to its outdoor media estate. More than 8,000 locations in the UK and Europe are due to go live by the… More

    Isis picks Proxama to develop BlackBerry 10 NFC wallet app

    October 4th, 2013

    Proxama has been selected by Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, to develop the Isis Mobile Wallet application for Blackberry 10 NFC devices. The deal follows… More

    Proxama begins trading on AIM

    August 23rd, 2013

    Shares in NFC specialist Proxama are now trading on London’s AIM stock market under the ticker symbol “PROX”. “With the market for mobile commerce and particularly mobile contactless payments and engagement ever increasing, we know that the time is right to list on AIM,” says CEO Neil Garner.

    Proxama launches NFC payment testing kit

    November 22nd, 2011

    “With our unique kit, vendors and card issuers will now be able to see for themselves how NFC contactless payments will impact on their customers,” says Proxama CEO Neil Garner. More

    US TV network VH1 tests NFC smart posters

    July 25th, 2011

    “NFC offers advertisers greater opportunities to build ‘hyper-local’ promotional campaigns using media-rich, high quality content through a simple tap of the phone,” says the digital agency behind the project. More

    Proxama unveils NFC Murder Mystery game

    June 29th, 2011

    The hi-tech version of a traditional murder mystery game uses NFC phones and tags to allow participants to discover clues hidden around a venue and to accuse their choice of suspect. More

    X-Men movie to get NFC smart poster campaign in London

    May 23rd, 2011

    Smart posters are to be distributed around central London to promote the latest X-Men film, enabling NFC phone users to download an exclusive trailer and connect with the movie’s Facebook page. More

    Aconite brings NFC to South African transport system

    March 29th, 2011

    British firm Aconite has said it is working to bring contactless payments to South African public transport, to allow commuters to use near field communication (NFC) enabled phones to pay fares. The smart card and… More

    NFC news in brief • 24 Jan 2011

    January 24th, 2011

    News in brief from the NFC world and beyond: MasterCard wins Oyster deal • PayPal nears 100m accounts • Proxama buys Hypertag • Palm tablets to include NFC? • Contactless grows in the UK • NTT Docomo, KT and China Mobile tie up. More

    Proxama and Tuxedo announce NFC solution for prepaid cards

    Proxama and Tuxedo announce NFC solution for prepaid cards

    October 15th, 2010

    NFC specialist Proxama has partnered with white label prepaid card issuer Tuxedo Money Solutions to introduce an NFC-enabled version of prepaid MasterCard PayPass contactless cards. The new solution runs on Tuxedo’s Eccount platform and allows… More