Global Payments Partners with talech to Offer Industry-Leading EMV Tablet Solution to U.S. Merchants

ATLANTA and PALO ALTO, November 23, 2015 – Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, announced an agreement with talech Inc, a cloud-based POS solution, to offer its U.S. merchants an industry-leading tablet solution that, when coupled with the Ingenico iCMP device, allows them to take advantage of both EMV and contactless technology services.

The EMV solution is designed to offer Global Payments’ U.S. customers security and flexibility in a wide variety of applications with a single device. Customers using talech’s cloud-based POS can accept all payment types including swipe, chip-and-pin, chip-and-signature, as well as contactless transactions via Apple Pay®, Android Pay™ and Samsung Pay with an iPad®.

“Enabling this tablet solution with talech demonstrates Global Payments’ commitment to providing industry-leading EMV support for our customers,” said Frank T. Young, SVP, Global Product and Innovation at Global Payments. “This technology offers a mobile alternative, allowing our customers to take advantage of both EMV and contactless solutions.”

“We are excited about this partnership with Global Payments that offers a more robust EMV solution for businesses of any type while also helping merchants simplify operations and make better decisions using our intuitive and intelligent POS software,” said Irv Henderson, CEO and Co-Founder at talech.

This solution is available immediately to Global Payments’ U.S. customers. Click here to learn more

About Global Payments

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with approximately 4,500 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a Fortune 1000 Company with merchants and partners in 29 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil. For more information about Global Payments, our Service. Driven. Commerce brand and our technologies, please visit

About talech

talech Inc brings the power of data to small and medium-sized businesses in the form of intuitive and intelligent software. talech solutions allow business to simplify operations, get key insights and make better business decisions.

Perk up your POS with Product Images and Seamless Sync

We’re excited to roll out several new features and enhancements. As always, we appreciate all you do to help us make talech even better.

Product Images: Showcase Menu Items and Reduce Ordering Errors


We’ve improved our menu functionality! Now you can easily add a product photo to each item on your menu. Learn More

Seamless Sync: Run your Business When the Internet Goes Down


With Seamless Sync you can take orders, process cash payments and sign employees in and out. Learn More

But Wait! There’s Even More…

  1. Use Automatic Customer Profiles to personalize interactions with customers and build your database with a swipe of a credit card.
  2. Create and apply a fixed dollar Tax to all orders to comply with state and local laws. Learn More
  3. Protect sensitive information while enabling managers to run day-to-day store operations with Manager Role. Learn More
  4. Now employees can better track their hours with the option to Print Timesheet on Clock-Out. Learn More 

For Restaurant and Bar Customers:

  1. Streamline the ordering process with improvements to Order by Table Position. Take orders, drag-and-drop items, close out checks, split checks by table position. Learn More
  2. Reduce errors during order taking with improvements to Modifiers. Now if specified, servers must select a minimum number of add-on options before adding items to an order. Learn More
  3. Decrease revenue loss with improvements to our Void feature. You can now track inline voids by employee. Learn More
  4. Reclaim lost revenue from credit card Tips. Now you can set a percentage to hold back in order to cover credit card processing fees. Learn More
  5. Alert customers to possible data entry errors, with Over Tipping Alerts for any tip entered over 25%. 
  6. To see a full list of improvements and fixes rolled out in this release please go here.

We hope these new offerings help you run your business better. As always, drop us a note or call us at 1.888.995.1998 if you have any questions, feedback or want to suggest other features and enhancements.

We are always listening!
Head of Product, talech