TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 5, 2012) - Moneris Solutions, Canada's largest credit and debit card processor, announced that it has been honoured with the Leading Prepaid Organization award at the inaugural Prepaid Awards Canada 2012 celebration, held on June 7, 2012, in Toronto.
The Prepaid Awards celebrate innovation and best practices within the prepaid industry, while the Leading Prepaid Organization award recognizes a company that has made a significant contribution to the growth and development of this marketplace.
Moneris Solutions was recognized for its provision of industry-leading stored value gift card solutions to over 6,000 businesses across Canada, as well as its rewards and recognition program service - giftcertificates.ca. In addition, the company's Starter Pack program - which showcases the value of gift cards to small businesses by allowing merchants to try the program at no cost and with no obligation - was highlighted for its innovation.
"Moneris is proud to receive The Leading Prepaid Organization award for its leadership role in the prepaid industry. We are committed to providing innovative payment solutions to Canadians and will continue to do so moving forward," said Malcolm Fowler, Vice President, Marketing, Moneris Solutions. "Our gift card programs are an excellent example of how Moneris identifies the needs of its merchants and works to provide solutions to help them further their businesses."
About Moneris Solutions
As one of North America's largest providers of payment processing solutions, Moneris offers credit, debit, wireless and online payment services for merchants in virtually every industry segment and processes more than three billion transactions annually. Through its Ernex division, Moneris offers electronic loyalty and stored-value gift card programs. With more than 350,000 merchant locations, Moneris provides the hardware, software and systems needed to improve business efficiency and manage payments. For more information please visit www.moneris.com.
About Prepaid Awards
The Prepaid Awards is an annual event that brings together people and companies to celebrate innovation and best practices within the prepaid industry. The event, which has been held every year in London, UK, since 2008, was recently expanded to include global ceremonies in Mumbai, Toronto and South Africa. For more information please visit www.prepaidawardscanada.ca.