Jun 1, 2021

Zapper, Yoyo integrate payments via single QR code

Yoyo merchants that choose to sign up with Zapper will be able to offer payments using just one QR code across both payment apps.

Apr 28, 2021

Absa introduces QR payments

The bank’s customers can now scan any QR code in the market and Absa will process payments without the need to download any other service provider apps.

Nov 30, 2020

All set for Huawei Pay launch in SA

The Chinese technology giant readies to roll out Huawei Pay in partnership with Zapper this week. 


DPO SA helps small business tap into e-commerce space

The payments enabler empowers SMEs and start-ups to explore the online retail space through its “e-commerce-in-a-box” offering.

Sep 11, 2020

Crypto exchange AltCoinTrader drags ‘bullying’ Absa to court

The local crypto-currency exchange takes the big four bank to court for allegedly putting pressure on Zapper to close the exchange’s account.

Aug 18, 2020

Netcash targets SME payments with QR code alliance

Payment solutions provider Netcash partners with Zapper and SnapScan to expand mobile payments acceptance options for SMEs.

Jun 15, 2020

More merchants join Zapper contactless payment community

The QR code payments app doubles its merchant numbers as its user base climbs to over 835 000, amid fears of the spread of the coronavirus.

Apr 20, 2020

Digital wallet use soars in SA amid COVID-19

MTN, FNB and Absa see an uptick in use of their mobile money services, as more South Africans turn to digital wallets during the pandemic.

Apr 14, 2020

Pick n Pay joins contactless payment community

The retail giant becomes the latest local company to introduce contactless payment solutions in its shops to mitigate against the coronavirus.

Apr 9, 2020

Shoprite Group debuts QR payments

The group says it has become the first local grocery retailer to offer contactless QR payments.


Virgin Money app eyes global expansion, notches 480K users

The local arm of Virgin Money will add extra services on its app as it plans to expand to SADC and South Asia regions.

Oct 5, 2018

Net1, Zapper set sights on Africa

The companies have partnered to deploy QR payment technology, targeting key regions across West and East Africa.

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