May 19, 2010 01:00 ET

SecureTrading to Exhibit and Present Seminar at Ecommerce EXPO North

SecureTrading to present seminar with BT Fresca at Ecommerce EXPO North 2010 on choosing and building the right payments partner

BANGOR, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - May 19, 2010) - SecureTrading the online Payments Service Provider (PSP) is to present an ecommerce seminar with BT Fresca at Ecommerce EXPO North in Manchester later this month.

The seminar entitled "Collaborative Commerce - The importance of choosing the perfect ecommerce partner" is to be presented by SecureTrading & BT Fresca in Theatre 1 from 10.30am to 11.00am on Thursday, 27 May 2010.

The seminar focuses on why choosing the right partner is crucial in business and how it can be the difference between success and failure.

SecureTrading and BT Fresca, the ecommerce division of BT Expedite, the retail specialist division within BT will present a joint seminar discussing the importance of supplier partnerships, and how to ensure both parties can get the most out of them. 

SecureTrading and BT Fresca enjoy a long-standing successful partnership and attendees can learn more how by registering for the seminar at The seminar led by Jon Prideaux, deputy chief executive at SecureTrading with Gerry Partridge, sales manager at BT Fresca will outline how this partnership was developed and how both companies continue to make it a success.

Jon Prideaux, deputy chief executive at SecureTrading comments, "In such competitive environments it is critical to build strong unions that maximise the strength of relationships to ensure that online payments are both safe and easier to manage for customers. The relationship we have developed with BT Fresca since 2005 is an example of how companies can adapt to market conditions mutually benefiting from understanding each other's goals."

"We selected SecureTrading as the Payment Service Provider for our e-commerce platform in 2005. Since then, we have worked closely together to provide a reliable, responsive and high quality service to the retailers on the FrescaCommerce Platform.

We have always had an excellent relationship with SecureTrading, and the benefits of our partnership are clear in the quality of service our own clients receive," adds Gerry Partridge, sales manager at BT Fresca.

Visit SecureTrading at stand 108 to learn more about SecureTrading and its products, updates and new releases at the Ecommerce EXPO North 2010.

----Notes to editors----

Register for the SecureTrading and BT Fresca seminar at Visit SecureTrading at stand 108.

The media spokespeople for SecureTrading is Ian Cushion, marketing & sales manager.

Photographs are available of the SecureTrading team.

About SecureTrading

SecureTrading is a leading independent payment service provider (PSP), founded in 1997 in Bangor, North Wales to address the demand for leading edge online payment technology. One of the first independent internet PSPs in the UK, SecureTrading grew quickly from its initial size.

It now processes over a million credit and debit card transactions every month via UK and European acquiring banks for over 3,000 merchants, varying in size from start-ups and SMEs to large corporate businesses. Serving all merchant sectors, its merchants include Merlin Entertainments (including Alton Towers and Madame Tussauds), DeVere, Harvey Nichols, Henri Lloyd, Karen Millen, Mulberry Group, Scottish City Link and Phones 4U.

SecureTrading is a fully accredited as a Level 1 compliant provider - the highest level of compliance - under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). Follow SecureTrading on Flickr, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

About BT Fresca

BT Fresca are the e-commerce division of BT Expedite, the retail solutions division of BT. Fresca were established in October 2000 and acquired by BT plc in January 2008. BT Fresca are a specialist e-commerce service provider and has supplied multichannel solutions for over eight years. They are a team of committed people with real expertise in their field, and a passion for delivering beautiful and successful e-commerce websites to top retailers such as Aurora Fashions, Thomas Pink, Great Little Trading Co., Habitat, Matalan, Phase Eight, Whistles, Jane Norman, Liberty, and Harvey Nichols.

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