Hands in and CellPoint Digital partner to provide group payment solutions to the travel industry
Hands In, the cutting-edge group payments platform, is proud to announce its strategic partnership with CellPoint Digital, a global leader in payment orchestration services, to revolutionise the way groups will pay together online. This collaboration will enable Hands In to seamlessly integrate and offer its extensive range of split payment services, including its hosted checkout solution which is set to change the way groups will pay together online.
In an ever-changing landscape, the travel industry has encountered unprecedented challenges due to the impact of Covid-19. Now that travel volumes are at an all-time high post-pandemic, there is an ever-growing demand for personalised payment methods. By forging this transformative partnership, CellPoint Digital and Hands In are focused on leveraging the significant traction the partnership has with The Airlines and Online Travel Agency communities. CellPoint Digital is already working with the likes of Emirates, Virgin Atlantic, Iceland Air, Arajet and many more, whilst Hands In is set to launch with a major European airline this Autumn.
This partnership aims to democratise the access for large airlines and online travel agencies for Hands In group payment solutions. Connection with CellPoint Digital’s Payment Orchestration Platform, can offer a far simpler method to integrate whilst also getting access to over 410+ payment methods, localised and global, with further support on fraud and charge-back challenges for major online travel agencies and airlines.
Said Sammuel Flynn, CEO of Hands In, "We are thrilled to embark on this journey with CellPoint Digital. This is a game changer for the airline and travel industries and marks a pivotal moment in our company's growth. Through this collaboration, Hands In will simply continue to innovate and deliver our end user-optimised payment solutions to an industry that is in much need of payment innovation whilst delivering value to each stakeholder in the chain."
CellPoint Digital, renowned for its expertise in travel payments, boasts an impressive portfolio of Airline clients as noted above. Their enormous experience and vast payment method options make them the perfect collaborator for Hands In in providing merchants with innovative and flexible payment solutions.
"We are excited to join forces with Hands In, a visionary leader in the group payments space. This partnership underscores our commitment to driving innovation and transforming the way merchants experience payment orchestration. Hands In's dedication to delivering frictionless and convenient payment solutions aligns perfectly with our vision, and together, we’re poised to make a significant impact in the travel and hospitality industry," commented Tom Randklev, Global Head of Product at CellPoint Digital.
“We are confident that this collaboration will enable us to build a solid foundation in the travel sector and establish ourselves as the go-to leader in group payments in the UK market. We’re in this for the long haul, and we are open for business,” added Flynn.
Hands In has already attracted over £500,000 in seed funding at a multi-million-dollar valuation and is set to go live soon with major airlines and online travel agencies. The partnership with a global payments leader like CellPoint Digital further signals the excitement in the payments industry around Hands In being viewed as an upcoming global leader within the payments sector.