CHARGE Anywhere® Announces Mobile Payment Application for BlackBerry® 7

Compatibility release ensures secure payment acceptance for merchants

Nov 14, 2011, 09:15 ET from CHARGE Anywhere, LLC

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CHARGE Anywhere® LLC, a leading provider of award-winning, secure mobile payment and payment gateway solutions, announced today that the CHARGE Anywhere Payment Application for BlackBerry is now available for download on all BlackBerry® 7 OS devices.

With the CHARGE Anywhere Payment Application for BlackBerry, merchants can effortlessly turn their BlackBerry device into a secure and intuitive point-of-sale terminal. With the ability to process a variety of tender types such as cash, check, credit and gift/loyalty, merchants can leverage a BlackBerry and turn it into a fully functional point-of-sale terminal for a more mobile and cost effective solution than traditional legacy terminals.  

"With this compatibility update for our payment application on BlackBerry 7 devices CHARGE Anywhere continues to demonstrate commitment to its BlackBerry customers and to the BlackBerry ISV Alliance Program," said Paul Sabella, President and CEO. "Releasing timely, compatibility updates ensures that merchants utilizing our secure payment application can seamlessly accept payments if they purchase the next generation of BlackBerry smartphones."

CHARGE Anywhere's distinct mobile point-of-sale solution for iPhone™, BlackBerry®, Android™, Windows Mobile®, Java® and Brew™ Platforms, allow users to securely process payments in real-time reducing risk and decreasing the scope of PCI-DSS. The exclusive solution permits users to capture and export mission critical business data such as signature capture, invoice number, employee number, tips, GPS location and more. With the ability to send eReceipts from the application, CHARGE Anywhere's solution can also eliminate the need for paper receipts and the cost associated with it.

CHARGE Anywhere continues to win awards for its industry-leading, multi-platform Payment Ecosystem. CHARGE Anywhere's mobile payments solutions are winners of the 2011 Mobile Payments Solutions Provider, 2010 CTIA E-Tech Awards in the Mobile Applications - Mobile Payments Category, the 2010 Mobile Merit Awards for Best Overall Enabler Application, the 2009 Best of Interop-PCI Security Solution Award and the 2009 Electronic Transaction Association Technology Innovation Award.

To read the latest BlackBerry Customer Case Study, featuring CHARGE Anywhere, click here.

About CHARGE Anywhere:  CHARGE Anywhere is the developer of proprietary Payment Card Industry PA-DSS certified CHARGE Anywhere® v2.0.0 Mobile Payment/POS software solution designed for use with QuickBooks®, Smartphones and POS Terminals, e-commerce, Web terminal and PCI DSS Level 1 compliant ComsGate® Payment Gateway. CHARGE Anywhere offers business partners and customers the most secure and robust selection of industry specific and customized payments solutions and services, including: IP/Wireless Payment Gateway, POS software, Encryption and Data Security Services, Closed Loop Card Management and Merchant Billing Services. For more information contact them at, or (800) 211-1256.

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