ATLANTA, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction services company, today announced it has finalized a five-year exclusive partnership with Ipiranga in Brazil, further adding to its international network. Ipiranga is a subsidiary of Ultra, Brazil's second-largest fuel distribution company, and manages its chain of convenience stores. The partnership differentiates Ipiranga in selling gift cards at service stations.
"Partnering with InComm adds to our strategy in differentiating ourselves in the market by offering a diversified range of innovative products and services," said Jeronimo Santos, Retail Director of Ipiranga. "This initiative will add value to the other benefits we already offer, that make us the most complete service station in Brazil, a place that customers can count on to meet their needs at any moment, in only one location."
The partnership enables Ipiranga to sell prepaid cards for many popular products – including gaming and entertainment cards – at its more than 2,000 convenience stores.
"For over a decade, InComm has strived to bring its innovative products and technologies to different markets across the globe, enhancing the shopping experience for consumers in more than 30 countries," said Frank Monaco, Executive Vice President and General Manager, InComm International. "Because of its wide reach and popularity, our partnership with Ipiranga allows us to further cement our position as the top prepaid player in Brazil."
Leveraging deep integrations into retailers' point-of-sale systems, InComm provides connectivity to a variety of service providers that allow consumers to conduct everyday business at more than 500,000 points of retail distribution. Whether those consumers are activating prepaid products, paying bills, enjoying real-time discounts through a membership card, purchasing digital goods in-store or adding funds to an online account, InComm is there to provide unique gift-gifting opportunities, cater to on-the-go shoppers, deliver added value through loyalty programs and serve cash-based consumers. With 206 global patents, InComm is headquartered in Atlanta with a presence in more than 30 countries. Learn more at www.incomm.com or connect with us on www.twitter.com/incomm, www.facebook.com/incomm, www.linkedin.com/company/incomm or www.incomm.com/blog.
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