SalesVu users rave about the iDynamo

"Our business users love the iDynamo because it is very steady, doesn't get lost, and provides them peace of mind."

My name is Pascal Nicolas and I am the CEO of SalesVu, a Texas-based mobile payment company. The iDynamo was the first iOS credit card reader that we integrated in our SalesVu point-of-sale and mobile payment application. Our business users love it because it is very steady, doesn't get lost, and provides them peace of mind.

Our SalesVu app allows businesses to securely process cash and credit card transactions from their iPhone, iPad, and soon Android. Each payment device is linked to a cloud-based portal that allows business owners to manage their entire operation from SalesVu.com. We have customers from all over the US, including retail, restaurant, and services companies. Our application is completely free, the credit card processing rates are the lowest among any mobile payment application (2.7% for both swiped and manually entered transactions), and every transaction is encrypted end-to-end thanks to the MagTek iDynamo that we send at no cost to every user.

Before partnering with MagTek, our application was cash-only point -of-sale solution that businesses could use to track cash transactions, send receipts to their customers, link each sale to the customer's Facebook account for viral marketing, and visualize sales and inventory reports from their secure SalesVu.com online cloud account. The partnership with MagTek allowed us to integrate credit card payments and convert our point-of-sale app into a complete mobile payment application for small, medium, and large businesses alike.

The lack of credit card integration was preventing from competing with apps such as Square and GoPayment, which all had a fraction of our functionality but allowed for credit card processing. The MagTek iDynamo allowed us to become a very strong player – already surpassing Square on the security front (their device does not provide hardware-level encryption) and becoming the first cloud-based mobile payment solution on the market.

- Pascal Nicolas, CEO, SalesVu.
Product: iDynamo


Pascal Nicolas, CEO, SalesVu
Pascal Nicolas CEO, SalesVu

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