When mobile payments solutions were introduced, it helped inspire a flourish of mobile businesses. Food trucks, pop ups, and outdoor markets began appearing everywhere as the ability to take credit card payments on smart phones and tablets went mainstream.
The mobile swiper freed business owners from previously static locations. But, is the mobile swiper only for them? Absolutely not! Not long after Nordstrom Rack introduced the mobile device to ‘bust the line’ and increase customer satisfaction, mobile processing was quickly adopted by other major retailers.