Amazon Payments Extends the Trust and Familiarity of Amazon to
Partners and Merchants
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 4, 2016--
Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced the launch of the Amazon Payments
Partner Program, a new global program designed to help ecommerce
platform providers and developers extend the trust and familiarity of
Amazon Payments to their merchant customers. The Amazon Payments Partner
Program offers unique tools and services to help Partners grow their
merchant business by offering easy integration with Amazon Payments.
The Amazon Payments Partner Program includes solution pre-integration
and best practices to help ensure that merchants receive the most
effective solutions. Merchants will be eligible to receive exclusive
benefits and services from the program such as knowledge-sharing and
white glove integration services. The program is free to participate in
and available by invitation in the United States, Germany, United
Kingdom and Japan.
“The Amazon Payments Partner Program provides Partners with the tools
and resources needed to extend the trust and convenience of the Amazon
experience to their merchant customers,” said Patrick Gauthier, vice
president, Amazon Payments. “We are working together across geographies
and industries to help merchants grow and create experiences that
delight customers throughout the shopping journey.”
The Amazon Payments Partner Program includes Premier Partner, Certified
Partner, and Certified Developer levels, with distinct certified
categories for ecommerce platform providers and developers. As members
of the Amazon Payments Partner Program, Partners are eligible to receive
account management, planning support, technical resources and training,
Partner directory listing, Partner designation with exclusive logos, and
certain Partners may also be eligible for co-marketing activities.
"The convenience and trust that Amazon Payments provides customers
already attracts lots of our merchants. We are honored to participate in
the Amazon Payments Partner Program,” said Yuko Hoshino, President of
Future Shop Co., Ltd. "Together, we will support the growth of our
merchant business and contribute to the revitalization of the ecommerce
industry in Japan by combining the capabilities of FutureShop2 with the
convenience of Amazon Payments."
“Amazon Payments extends the trusted and familiar experience of Amazon
to our merchants across Europe and the United States,” said Corinne
Lejbowicz, CEO PrestaShop SA. “We’re excited to be a Premier Partner in
Amazon Payments Partner Program as we provide our users with the tools
and resources necessary to grow their business.”
“Our merchants want to offer their customers a payment solution that is
trusted, easy and familiar,” said Brennan Loh, Director of Business
Development at Shopify. “We’re excited to be a Premier Partner in the
Amazon Payments Partner Program, enabling our merchants to offer Pay
To learn more about Amazon Payments Partner Program, visit: https://payments.amazon.com/merchant/global-partner-program.
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