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Worldline selects Transatel to enhance its connected objects solutions and mobile payment terminals

Worldline selects Transatel to enhance its connected objects solutions and mobile payment terminals

Paris, April 2, 2015 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European payments and transactional services market leader, enhances its "Connected Living" package with a Transatel mobile network solution. This partnership will allow Worldline to implement new solution by reducing the time to market in France and abroad with a managed quality of services.

Backed by its mobile payment terminals and "Connected Living" package, Worldline provides innovative end-to-end service solutions including Internet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine (M2M), Smart Mobility, Big data and Payments. Worldline IoT customers come from all business sectors including automotive, energy, home appliances, retail, healthcare etc. As a traditional operator and provider of mobile communications services, Transatel provides expertise and its core mobile network enabling standard services via a single SIM card in all countries.

Bertrand Salomon, CEO and co-founder of Transatel, underlined: "We are delighted to support Worldline with our innovative MVNE (Mobile Virtual Network Enabler) technology. Transatel's connectivity solution will allow Worldline to simplify distribution of SIM cards and management of their M2M service by overcoming all geographical barriers".

Worldline will use Transatel's new functionalities for its electronic payment and connected objects solutions in order to improve cross-border payments and services flows.

Olivier Stuckens, managing director for the Global Business Line Mobility & e-Transactional Services at Worldline, said: “This partnership will let us provide a controlled and high value added end-to-end service for our clients. Transatel makes us more responsive and competitive so that we can support large international projects with a view to facilitating and securing the access to mobile connectivity for our clients' projects ".

With this partnership, Transatel and Worldline will very soon be able to roll out projects thanks to off the shelf solution that will support IoT and M2M customers throughout the whole value chain.

About Transatel:

Transatel is a pan-European telecommunications company of 150 employees founded in 2000 and established in France, the UK, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, and the Netherlands.
Transatel has 3 main activities:  M2M, MVNE and MVNO.
As a M2M solutions provider, Transatel allows M2M players to add airtime connectivity to their services and applications.
As an MVNE/A, Transatel offers a turnkey solution for companies who want to launch an MVNO and market their own mobile service. Finally, as an MVNO, Transatel offers tailor-made packages for frequent-travellers and cross-border professionals under its own brands: Transatel Mobile, Eurokeitai, and LeFrenchMobile.
For further details visit: www.transatel.com and www.transatel-M2M.com.

About Worldline:

Worldline [Euronext : WLN] is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Worldline delivers new-generation services, enabling its customers to offer smooth and innovative solutions to the end consumer. Key actor for B2B2C industries, with 40 years of experience, Worldline supports and contributes to the success of all businesses and administrative services in a perpetually evolving market. Worldline offers a unique and flexible business model built around a global and growing portfolio, thus enabling end-to-end support. Worldline activities are organized around three axes: Merchant Services & Terminals, Mobility & e-Transactional Services, Financial Processing Services & Software Licensing. Worldline employs more than 7,300 people worldwide and generated 1.15 billion euros revenues in 2014. Worldline is an Atos company. worldline.com

For any request on Transatel, please contact A+ Conseils : 

Christelle Alamichel
+33 1 47 27 00 72
06 31 09 03 83

Victor Esteves
+33 1 47 27 00 14
06 63 06 09 14

Contact Presse Worldline :

Valentine Cordelle
Havas Worldwide Paris
Tel +33 1 58 47 90 70 - Mob 06 63 08 41 20
Email: valentine.cordelle@havasww.com