Paris, Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Orange confirms its commitment to mobile payment in France by offering Orange Cash customers Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient later this year.
More than 200,000 Orange customers have already used Orange Cash. Enabling Apple Pay will allow Orange to offer this service to many new customers and provide an innovative and secure solution.
Security and privacy is at the core of Apple Pay. When you use Orange Cash with Apple Pay, card numbers are not stored on the device, nor on Apple servers. Instead, a unique Device Account Number is assigned, encrypted and securely stored in the Secure Element of your device. Each transaction is authorised with a one-time unique dynamic security code.
If a user's iPhone is stolen or lost, he can immediately block the Orange Cash service by calling the dedicated Orange Cash customer service 24/7. Or sign in at iCloud.com or use you can use Find My iPhone to quickly put your device in Lost Mode to suspend Apple Pay, or you can wipe your device clean completely. You can also stop the ability to make payments from credit and debit cards on your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch with iCloud.
Apple Pay is easy to set up and users will continue to receive all of the rewards and beneﬁts offered by Orange Cash. Orange Cash is a great shopping companion, and is available at 400,000 points of sale across France. Customers receive information on exclusive offers from Orange Cash partners.
After downloading the Orange Cash application on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE or Apple Watch, it only takes a few clicks to create an account and activate the mobile payment function with Apple Pay directly from the Orange cash app, regardless of which bank the customer is with.
In addition to enhancing the customer relationship at points of sale that accept Apple Pay, Orange Cash offers businesses ways to communicate with their customers and prospects in real time using geolocation to personalise their offers, manage their customer base and develop their loyalty. In an increasingly digital and mobile environment, Orange Cash offers independent stores and major chains alike the opportunity to boost their commercial relationships.