PrestaShop, a France-based provider of an open-source e-commerce solution, and Wirecard, the payment processing and internet technologies expert, have agreed to cooperate on payment processing for online shops in the future.
The collaboration will enable the merchants with an online shop created using PrestaShop to provide a range of payment methods such as credit cards, PayPal or SOFORT, as well as local payment methods such as iDeal and Przelewy24.
Currently, more than 250,000 e-commerce shops across 190 countries use PrestaShop, which allows e-commerce merchants to create professional online shops.
Wirecard head of partner management Berit Willenbockel said: “We are delighted that this partnership with PrestaShop gives us access to numerous important online shops, which will help us to further expand our e-commerce activities.”
PrestaShop head of partnerships Alexandre Eruimy said: “We aim to support merchants in setting up professional online shops.
“This collaboration with Wirecard means that our users can offer even more flexible payment options to their customers, thereby improving the shopping experience.”