Wednesday, August 14, 2019


Good news! Shopping and doing our grocery is now made easier, thanks to Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons Supermarket and Visa partnership.

The fambam went to Robinsons Galleria as Visa announced that Robinsons, one of the largest chains of malls in the Philippines is now accepting contactless payments in select department stores and supermarkets across the country.

And with this partnership, shoppers of Robinsons can now experience faster and convenient way to pay for their purchases, just by simply tapping the Visa cards on a payment terminal to complete a transaction. No longer need to dip, swipe or sign for payments under Php2,000.

Benefits of going contactless with Visa:
  • Skip the signing (no need to sign below Php2,000)
  • Tap it yourself
  • Ditch the change

"Contactless payments in the Philippines are starting to take off and we have been working on expanding our contactless acceptance footprint in the Philippines. To date, we are seeing triple digit year-on-year growth in terms of contactless spend, and number of transactions in the country, With Robinsons coming on board as a key merchant partner, we believe more Filipinos will experience how fast, convenient, and seamless contactless payments are." Dan Wolbert, Visa Country Manager for the Philippines and Guam.

"We want our customers to experience a faster, more efficient and secure way to purchase using contactless payments. This partnership with Visa paves the way to a new shopping journey for all of our customers, revolutionizing the way we transact and pay. Moreover, this helps our cashiers to attend to more customers with contactless shorter transaction time and less waiting queues at checkouts. Contactless is truly the future of payments as we, Filipinos veer towards becoming a digital cashless society." Celina Chua, Group General Manager of Robinsons Department Store and Toys R' Us.

Witnessed it ourselves how contactless payments are made inside the Robinsons Supermarket and Robinsons Department Store. Super easy nga. No need to swipe na, just tap your Visa card and voila, payments made!

Congratulations Visa and Robinsons for the new partnership. Thank you for making our transactions hassle-free, faster and convenient with just a tap.

Present and witnesses as Visa and Robinsons introduces contactless payments in Robinsons.

Tap to pay with Visa is now available in select branches of Robinsons Department Store and Robinsons Supermarket.

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