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optile’s unified payment solution helps Commerce Cloud customers to achieve freedom and flexibility in choosing, configuring, and managing their payment setup

Munich, February 6th, 2018 – optile today announced that it has joined the Salesforce Partner Program in support of Salesforce Commerce Cloud, the fastest path to unified commerce. Commerce Cloud enables brands to provide personalized experiences for shoppers that span web, mobile, social and in- store. And now, as part of the world’s #1 CRM platform – Salesforce – brands can deliver unified experiences for customers that extend beyond commerce to include marketing, customer service and more.

optile’s provider-independent payment solution helps Commerce Cloud customers grow their market reach while providing them with an efficient online payment experience. Once connected to the optile platform, the customers of Commerce Cloud get the opportunity to quickly access any preferred payment method, payment provider, or third-party logic on a global scale.

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Munich, 25th January 2018 – optile GmbH, an open payment platform for international online enterprises, has been named a winner of the Golden Transaction award in the category “Customer Benefit” at the Payment Exchange 2018.

Initiated by paymentandbanking, the most influential German finance blog, and Payment Exchange, the event for innovators and trendsetters in payment, this award is annually honouring the most innovative solutions in the financial and payment industries since 2016.

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Munich, 29 November 2017 – optile GmbH, an open payment platform for international online enterprises, announced their partnership with Worldpay, a leader in global payments. The partnership will combine optile’s expertise in advanced payment business solutions with Worldpay’s strength in multi-currency processing and international e-commerce.

The partnership currently covers several strategic clients of various industries for both Worldpay and optile. The newest client is SE, one of the leading online retailers specialized in baby and toddler products in Europe.

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Munich, 29th May 2017 – optile received the award for “Best Digital Payment Solution” at the Webit Festival in Sofia, Bulgaria. The award recognizes innovative applications and services for cashless transactions, that make the customers’ life more convenient. The Webit Award is awarded on a yearly basis since 2008.

“We are honored that our payment solution receives this international recognition from Webit.” said Daniel Smeds, CEO at optile. “It recognizes optile for its unique payment platform and the benefits it delivers – not only to the online merchants using it, but also to their customers’ everyday lives.”.

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Our portal for developers,, got an overhaul! With the new design, the content was restructured as well. Developers can now navigate through our documentation easier.

The new one page design of our documentation makes sure that developers don’t miss a step when integrating with us. This way integration will be smoother and with less hassle as information will be at hand in the right moment. Code examples next to the information complete the documentation. We are happy to present the new and clearly laid out, as it makes integrating so much easier for developers.

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From now on merchants can easily initiate refunds. Only one click is needed to trigger a refund, no matter which Payment Service Provider should execute the transaction. This saves our merchants time and effort in their daily business.

This function was added to optile’s Transaction Monitor. It centralises and simplifies the refund process, since different processes for each provider are not needed anymore. In optile’s Transaction Monitor all transactions can be tracked comprehensively, irrespective of the payment providers used.

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optile – creating an open payment world

E-commerce continues to grow dynamically and payments are an important part of it. Payments are one of the last big areas ripe for disruption and optile has a superior range of solutions and unique value propositions that will help us succeed within this growing market.

optile is a Munich-based B2B company that offers an open and provider-independent payment platform to help businesses integrate multiple payment gateways, providers, and methods on a global scale within hours. Our software guarantees online businesses, focused on recurring customers, more freedom of choice and reduced complexity in their payment transactions. The heart of optile’s open platform is our Open Payment Gateway (OPG). After the one time integration you can connect to any provider, payment method or acquirer worldwide.

The intelligent payment solution enables cross provider controlling and scoring, and helps our customers to reduce their operating costs. If you are active in several countries and markets and want to provide flexible new payment methods, then reducing the high cost of technical and operational expenditures is of upmost importance.

optile’s open platform is ready to integrate any third party service to enable scoring, geoscoring, velocity checks, encashment or any other service related to risk and fraud prevention. Credit card adapters can be equipped with 3D Secure safety standards and checkouts be modified with strong registration logics to separate customers into intial and recurring customers. optile is able to offer different sets of payment methods depending on its experience with customer. This enables the merchant to reduce risks of credit card fraud or other suspicious activities.

The Munich based company was founded in 2009 by Daniel Smeds. In 2013, the company began expanding due to both a continuous growth in personnel as well as consistent product development. Since 2014, private investors, as well as the ‘Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau’, have successfully closed several rounds of growth financing.

With an experienced team of motivated online payment professionals, optile bundles a unique and profound know-how with respect to online payments and e-commerce. optile consists of a truly international team of over 40 team members from a wide variety of countries. The basis of their success consists of their visions and a thorough understanding of internet technologies in the payment area. Hence, we developed the core processes of Open Payment Gateway, the key element of our business.

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