Press Releases

Dubai – September 17, 2018

Ethiopian Airlines App Adds Alipay Through CellPoint Mobile Payment Platform


Ethiopian Airlines has partnered with CellPoint Mobile to accept payments via Alipay – China’s leading alternative payment method (APM) - in the mobile app of Ethiopian Airlines. This is the first APM integration for CellPoint Mobile as part of an ongoing partnership with the flag carrier of Ethiopia. Continue Reading...

London – September 13, 2018

Steve Packwood joins CellPoint Mobile as Global Head of Pre-Sales


Based in the company’s London office, Steve will be responsible for designing solution sets that solve business problems, drive value, and ultimately, increase revenue for CellPoint Mobile’s global customer base. Continue Reading...

MIAMI – AUGUST 23, 2018

CellPoint Mobile and Runtriz Partner to Provide Payment Capabilities


With CellPoint Mobile integrating its best-in-class Velocity payment platform into Runtriz’s suite of guest engagement solutions, hotel guests at the world’s leading hotel and casino brands can order and pay for a variety of services more quickly and conveniently. Continue Reading...

MIAMI – AUGUST 20, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Expands its Executive Team in the Americas


CellPoint Mobile hires airline industry veteran Howard Blankenship to develop the company’s presence in the region. Continue Reading...

SINGAPORE – AUGUST 17, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Grows its Sales Team in Asia-Pacific


CellPoint Mobile announces the hire of Daniel Lu, Senior Sales and Account Director, APAC to support the company’s growth strategy and continued expansion within the region. Continue Reading...

DUBAI - July 17, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Powers SaudiGulf Airlines’ Newly-Launched Mobile App


CellPoint Mobile’s mobile booking engine and APMs will enable SaudiGulf Airlines to increase direct channel revenue by providing a seamless booking and payment experience for its passengers. Continue Reading...

DUBAI - July 2, 2018

Ethiopian Airlines Selects CellPoint Mobile as its Global Payments Solution Provider


By partnering with CellPoint Mobile, Ethiopian Airlines is elevating the reach, effectiveness and efficiency of their mobile sales channel, a key driver of both flight and ancillary revenue. Continue Reading...

MIAMI - june 25, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Launches Voyage, the Travel Industry's Premier Booking Engine


Voyage was developed for companies in the airline, ground and sea transportation and hospitality industries, which require a functionality-rich booking engine that is optimized for revenue generation, program engagement and customer satisfaction, and that makes booking easier for mobile-first travelers. Continue Reading...

MIAMI - june 18, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Expands Presence in US Ground and Sea Transportation Sectors, Welcomes New Executive Talent


New VP of Sales Toby Holmes brings extensive transit industry expertise and will be a key asset fueling CellPoint Mobile’s growth in the US passenger transportation sector, targeting rail, ferry, bus, car hire, taxi, and rideshare operations, as well as metro and regional transit systems. Continue Reading...

MIAMI - june 13, 2018

CellPoint Mobile's Payments Technology Positions miRide for Growth Across the US Market


CellPoint Mobile is partnering with the miRide family of companies to provide cutting-edge in-app payment options to improve their passengers' experiences. Continue Reading...

MIAMI - june 12, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Partners with UATP to Expand the Airline Network's Mobile & Payment Capabilities


CellPoint Mobile has partnered with UATP, the payment network owned and operated by the world’s airlines, to offer UATP’s member airlines additional access to mobile and card-based payment options. Continue Reading...

DUBAI - june 11, 2018

Viju Varma Joins CellPoint Mobile as Chief Product Officer


As the company continues along its global growth trajectory, Mr. Varma will help articulate its product strategy and accelerate the development of its technology solutions for travel merchants in all geographies.

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LONDON - MAY 24, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Fully Compliant with EU’s GDPR Regulations


CellPoint Mobile is now fully compliant with the European Union’s (EU) new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules to guarantee the security of consumer data and enforce data governance as a top business priority. Continue Reading...

SANTA DOMINGO - MAY 18, 2018

CellPoint Mobile partners with AVA Airways to provide payment processing capabilities


Velocity, CellPoint Mobile’s PCI-DSS compliant payment platform, will allow AVA Airways to accept card-based payments for fares, ticket pre-sales, and ancillary purchases. Continue Reading...

LONDON - APRIL 25, 2018

UK Rail 2019: New Industry Report from CellPoint Mobile


UK Rail 2019 report provides an overview and analysis of the UK rail sector and how industry stakeholders can leverage mobile technology to cut costs, increase existing capacity and generate ancillary revenue. Continue Reading...

CHICAGO - APRIL 4, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Establishes Implementation Team in Chicago


New US office allows CellPoint Mobile to streamline product delivery to its North American and Latin American clients in the airline, passenger transportation and travel sectors.  Continue Reading...

london - March 8, 2018

CellPoint Mobile Appoints Executive Talent to Expand Footprint in UK Passenger Transportation Sectors


Senior executive Mike Lambrou brings extensive industry and regional expertise; will help drive sales in ground, sea and passenger transportation operations.  Continue Reading...

MIAMI - FEBRUARY 28, 2018

CellPoint Mobile has released a new industry forecast that offers insight, analysis and recommendations around key areas of travel commerce, including blockchain technology, mobile payments and mobile booking

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MIAMI - FEBRUARY 21, 2018

MusicPlanet Live’s new platform for fans, artists, venues & promoters leverages CellPoint Mobile’s payment technology for frictionless transactions

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DUBAI - OCTOBER 30, 2017

CellPoint Mobile has been formally recognized as a full member of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) partner program.

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MIAMI - OCTOBER 25, 2017

CellPoint Mobile has added three new members to its executive team. The new hires in the London and Copenhagen offices will deliver the company's mobile booking and payment solutions to help travel operators drive mobile revenues by making it easy for passengers and guests to purchase travel products and services in the mobile channel.

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MIAMI - OCTOBER 19, 2017

CellPoint Mobile is expanding its presence in the ground transportation and hospitality industries. During the first phases of its expansion, CellPoint Mobile will target rail, bus, passenger ferry, cruise, car-rental, taxi, and parking operators, as well as hospitality companies that include hotels, resorts and entertainment venues. 

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MIAMI - April 25, 2017

New survey data from CellPoint Mobile reinforces why airlines must adapt to a rapidly changing travel environment by deploying mobile commerce and payment strategies now.

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MIAMI - febrUary 15, 2017

New airline industry brief urges stronger sales orientation and clear business ownership of a mobile payments strategy & infrastructure to meet demands of mobile-first passengers.

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MIAMI - January 23, 2017

With over 60% of global travelers identifying the smartphone as their "most indispensable" travel item, a new airline industry brief from CellPoint Mobile explains why carriers should embrace the "Three Ps" – Passengers, Payments and Profitability – as key components of their strategy for revenue growth in 2017. 

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Copenhagen - December 12, 2016

CellPoint Mobile’s Travel Booking and Payment solution supports MobilePay for online merchants in the Nordic expanding mobile payment opportunities for millions of travellers Continue Reading...

Miami - October 25, 2016

Our forward-looking report urges airlines to adopt mobile-first strategies throughout operations to collect revenues and meet passengers' demands Continue Reading...

Miami - October 19, 2016

Through partnerships with travel innovators and airlines, CPM will integrate blockchain-supported products for verified passenger IDs, payments, security and loyalty Continue Reading...

SINGAPORE - august 15, 2016

CellPoint Mobile has hired veteran travel solutions expert Shiraz Malik as Vice President of Sales-APAC for the company’s new office in Singapore to serve the rapidly growing Asia-Pacific (APAC) travel market. Continue Reading...

SINGAPORE - august 1, 2016

CellPoint Mobile is offering a new product called Velocity, the payment industry's first Mobile PSP-as-a-Service (MPaaS) solution to help airlines deploy popular mobile payment solutions, payment apps, and alternative payment methods (APMs) quickly, profitably, securely and without friction to existing financial systems. Continue Reading...

LONDON - may 25, 2016

CellPoint Mobile a payments and mobile commerce solutions provider for the world's airlines, and Emirates, the world's largest international airline, now support Android Pay in the UK, making it easy, simple and secure for the airline's passengers to purchase tickets and travel products directly from the Android Pay-enabled Emirates mobile app.Continue Reading...

DUBAI - May 17, 2016

CellPoint Mobile's global expansion continues this week with the opening of our new office in Dubai, and Noel Connolly joining our team as Vice President of Sales.


Connolly will oversee strategic sales and account management in the Middle East and Africa from a newly opened office at Swiss Tower, 34th Floor, Jumeirah Lakes Tower in Dubai as part of the company's rapid growth and commitment to clients across the Middle East. Continue Reading...

copenhagen - march 1, 2016

Buoyed by several years of high growth and Børsen recognition for two consecutive years as a prestigious Gazelle price company, CellPoint Mobile has selected Copenhagen as its operational headquarters in Europe.


In addition, Knud Skriver has joined CellPoint Mobile (www.cellpointmobile.com) as Area Manager-Nordic, a new position that expands the company's presence in Denmark and across Scandinavia. Skriver will provide account management, client services and sales support to the company's Nordic region customers. Continue Reading...

LONDON - february 3, 2016

Airlines across the globe stand to gain hundreds of millions in new and incremental revenues through 2016 if they adopt robust payment solutions that make it simple for passengers to purchase tickets and ancillary products directly from their smartphones, digital wallets and wearable devices, according to CellPoint Mobile (www.cellpointmobile.com), a payment solutions company serving the global airline industry.

"The Mobile Payments Imperative for Global Airlines: 2016 Outlook," urges global airlines to adopt a “mobile-first” mindset around payments and passenger-centric services to capture more of the $762 billion... Continue Reading...

DALLAS – FORT WORTH, TX - october 28, 2015

Company’s mFraud™ Solution Enables Airlines to Mitigate Fraudulent Payments and Monitor Loyalty Program Activities So Passengers Can Transact With Confidence

As more cyber-attacks and fraudulent activities follow mobile payments into the global marketplace, airlines must adopt and deploy internal solutions that can monitor, alert and halt fraudulent activity and simultaneously protect their valuable frequent-flyer programs from digital threats, according to CellPoint Mobile. Continue Reading...

London - october 19, 2015

Pre-integration of Apple Pay, MasterPass, Visa Checkout, Android Pay & Amex Checkout Helps Airlines Bring Payment Solutions to Market Faster, Boost Revenues, and Increase Passenger Conversions

Airlines can dramatically increase revenues, provide more passenger paths to purchase and boost customer satisfaction by adopting payment platforms with built-in stored payment capabilities that support a variety of payment methods and third-party e-wallets, according to CellPoint Mobile, a provider of mobile payment solutions and technologies to global airlines. Continue Reading...

barcelona - september 14, 2015

Fully Branded, Plug-and-Play Mobile Wallet Bypasses High Cost & Data. Integration Hurdles, Enabling Deployment in a Matter of Weeks

CellPoint Mobile, a global payment solutions company whose technology enables airlines to easily manage and control the complex and costly travel payments ecosystem, is rolling out a passenger-centric, off-the-shelf mobile wallet solution for airlines whose passengers are increasingly managing their travel-related purchases, transactions and records from smartphones and mobile devices. Continue Reading...

Singapore - september 2, 2015

Out-of-the-Box Solution Provides Deployment SDKs, APIs for Quick, Efficient - Roll-Out of Apple Pay and Other Payment Methods.

Airlines around the world now have the ability to add Apple Pay quickly to the roster of supported payment methods for passengers’ tickets purchases, thanks to the Converged Payment Gateway Solution from CellPoint Mobile, a London-based payments solutions firm whose enterprise software and technology support omnichannel payments for airlines. Continue Reading...

London - august 18, 2015

Centralized Payment Platform Enables Airlines to Manage all Travel Payments Seamlessly,Bring Payment Methods to Market in Minutes, and Improve the Value of PSP Relationships.

CellPoint Mobile, a global payment solutions company whose technology enables airlines to easily manage and control the complex and costly travel payments ecosystem, is unveiling its newest platform, the Converged Payment Gateway to the global airline industry. Continue Reading...

København - august 18, 2015

DSB går som den første kunde i Norden i luften med MobilePay baseret på CellPoint Mobiles platform.

Med CellPoints nye betalingsplatform kan virksomheder lynhurtigt lancere MobilePay, ApplePay, MasterPass og andre alternative mobile betalingsservices. DSB er som den første kunde nu gået i luften med MobilePay baseret på den nye teknologi. Continue Reading...