AnywhereCommerce and Microsoft To Showcase mCommerce Solutions at National Retail Federation “Big Show”

Mobile Payments Technology Provider and Microsoft Partner to showcase mCommerce Solutions on Microsoft Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Mobile Platform


MONTREAL, January 6, 2014 – AnywhereCommerce, a global payments technology provider, announced that, together with Microsoft Corp., it will be showcasing its wide range of mobile commerce solutions at the National Retail Federation’s “Big Show.” The event is scheduled for January 12-15, 2014, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. Microsoft will be located at booth 2703 throughout the exhibition.

As part of its arrangement with Microsoft, AnywhereCommerce will showcase its full suite of hardware, software and gateway products, which have been built to work seamlessly on both the Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Mobile platform. These powerful tools integrate with Microsoft tablets and smartphones to create a platform for innovative mobile commerce offerings, such as line busting solutions that enable retailers to improve operations and reduce costs.

“We are very proud to partner with Microsoft and add value to its strong mobile strategy” said Mitchell Cobrin, founder and chief executive officer for AnywhereCommerce. “It is a clear testament to the growing popularity of the mobile commerce category that a company such as Microsoft has seen the potential and is engineering solutions specifically designed to enhance the customer experience at retail. It is a privilege to join Microsoft at the “Big Show” and demonstrate the power of our collective technologies to the retail sector.”

Microsoft Dynamics for Retail is the company’s end-to-end retail solution that includes mobile POS – giving Microsoft deep mobile capability at the application, operating system, and hardware level. By integrating the full suite of AnywhereCommerce hardware, software and gateway solutions into solutions like Microsoft Dynamics for Retail, Microsoft tablets and smartphones can be transformed into fully featured, highly secure mobile payments terminals, enabling them to process card-present credit, debit, EMV Chip (PIN and signature), and NFC transactions as well as perform other mobile field services.

“Microsoft is committed to driving innovation in mobility and we welcome the opportunity to work with a great partner like Anywhere Commerce  who offers a broad portfolio of reliable, market-proven solutions that work seamlessl with Windows 8 and Windows Mobile Phone 8,” said [name and Microsoft title]. “AnywhereCommerce gives customers a great combination of industry expertise and technology to help organizations connect with their customers.”

Pamela Rasey