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A Slice of Bread Tops UK Payment Awards

January 9, 2014

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Left to right: Richard Fancourt (Commercial Director, PCS), Emma Pym (Senior Account Manager, Mastercard), Paul Swindon (CEO, PCS) and Sunaina Chablani (Business Development Manager, IDT Financial Services)

Innovation Martlesham company Payment Card Solutions (PCS) was named best Prepaid Product, Bread4Scrap, and Overall Winner at the 2013 Payment Awards held at the Mayfair Hotel, London, Thursday 14 November 2013.

The FStech and Retail Systems Payments Awards recognise cards and payments excellence and technology innovation within the UK and EMEA. Other nominees included Barclays PingIt, Worldpay and Costa Coffee.

Paul Swinton, CEO, Payment Card Solutions, commented – “Winning best overall payment product in the UK for Bread4Scrap exceeded all our expectations. The whole team have worked incredibly hard to bring this product to market, and this award is in recognition of their success. It has been a great year for PCS and we are looking forward to growing our Bread4Business payments portfolio in 2014.”

The Bread4Scrap prepaid card program is a highly innovative solution to the 2012 legal changes within the scrap metals industry effectively banning the use of cash to pay for scrap metal received.



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