Monday, June 14th, 2021. AIB Merchant Services (AIBMS), Ireland’s largest payments solutions provider, has announced a three-year partnership extension with retail industry representative body, Retail Excellence. The agreement will see AIBMS retain its position as exclusive payments partner to Retail Excellence and its 2,200 members, leading retail companies which operate in the Irish market.
The partnership will include significant investment in the AIBMS Retail Excellence Awards programme that runs throughout the year with Retail Futurist Matthew Brown of Echochamber as head judge, culminating in the awards event in November 2021.
Commenting on the partnership, Duncan Graham, Managing Director of Retail Excellence, said: “I am delighted to renew this partnership with AIBMS, which offers our members the most innovative payment solution on the market. As we emerge from the pandemic, it is crucial that retailers can offer the best customer experience possible, and I am confident this deal will help deliver that.
General Manager of AIBMS, Hubert O’Donoghue added, “AIB Merchant Services is proud to announce the renewal of its partnership with Retail Excellence Ireland. We look forward to supporting their members over the next three years by providing innovative, award-winning payments solutions that will help grow their business as we emerge from the Covid-19 crisis.”