Sionic Mobile, an mCommerce company providing mobile marketing, gifting,
payments and rewards, today announced it has added and now features the
ability to pay with Google Wallet in its ION Rewards® app for Android,
available for free in Google Play. For a limited introductory period,
users will get paid double ION rewards, two percent of their purchase
amount, each time they checkout using the "Buy with Google" option. ION
is the first fully digital cloud-based mCommerce platform and may be
used at more than 25,000 retail and restaurant locations including
Lowe's, Staples, Sephora and Papa John's Pizza.
It Pays to Pay With Your Phone. ION Rewards, accepted at more than 25,000 retail and restaurant locations, now features Google WalletInstant Buy. (Photo: Business Wire)
"When we created ION Rewards, we took a radically different approach by
focusing on the customer experience and removing layers of restrictions
that hinder traditional rewards programs," said Ronald Herman, CEO of
Sionic Mobile. "Our process is simple; ION users get paid each and every
time they make purchases using their smartphones. The rewards are
instant and there are no limitations on when or how the rewards are
used. By adding the 'Buy with Google' button, Google Wallet users can
now take advantage of these rewards, while maintaining the simplicity,
security and convenience of paying with their Android smartphones."
Google Wallet users can complete a mobile checkout in just two clicks
using the Google Wallet Instant Buy feature within the ION Rewards app.
Users are then instantly rewarded with IONs that never expire and spend
like cash at thousands of fuel, restaurant and retail locations
nationwide. All transactions are secured, monitored for fraud 24/7 and
covered by Google Wallet Purchase Protection.
About Sionic Mobile
Atlanta-based Sionic Mobile is an mCommerce company utilizing mobile devices
and the cloud to connect merchants with nearby, ready-to-spend
consumers. The company is the maker and provider of ION - the first,
fully digital mobile marketing, gifting, payment and loyalty rewards app
for phones and tablets. ION Loyalty® for merchants cuts
credit card fees for fuel by 75% or more, helps increase traffic and
high-margin sales and instantly thanks good customers for their repeat
business. ION Rewards® gives consumers 3% free fuel for
paying with eCheck and rewards them up to 2% at checkout every time they
pay with their phones at any ION merchant. The free apps support iOS and
most Android devices.
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