Romanians in the West side of the country are able to pay with Bitcoin for cars and trips after Netopia Payments made a partnership with Group West, one of the most important car dealers and tour operators from the region.
Following this partnership, Group West customers can buy a new or second-hand vehicle from the BMW, Saab, Opel and Chevrolet range, using Bitcoin electronic wallets or the MobilePay Wallet application, using any Visa or Mastercard. This is possible in the group’s showrooms in Oradea, Arad and Satu Mare through the mobilePOS application, developed by Netopia Payments.
People in Oradea now also have the option of paying for holidays, plane tickets and other tourist services through mobilePay Wallet or Bitcoin digital wallets, at the West Imperial Tours travel agency, part of the West Group of Companies.
“Through this partnership, Group West customers will benefit from a range of modern payment methods, anchored in the evermore-digitized world we live in, thus having the choice of the one that fits them best. In addition, mobilePOS will facilitate and streamline their buying experience, whether we’re talking about the mobile Wallet digital wallet or the Bitcoin e-wallets,” says Antonio Eram, CEO and founder of NETOPIA Payments.
How does mobilePOS work?
MobilePOS is a digital solution for cashing products or services to cash registers for any retail business. MobilePOS accepts payment by card via mobile phone, mobilePay Wallet digital wallet, but also payment with Bitcoin, using the electronic wallets dedicated to this cryptocoins.
The solution does not involve integration with cash register software and requires a minimum level of technical equipment, with an Android mobile device (phone or tablet).
Netopia Payments is the largest electronic payment processor on the local market, a 100 percent Romanian company, based on top innovation and state-of-the-art technology. Over 6,000 merchants use NETOPIA services and solutions: mobile payments, online banking with bank cards, Bitcoin or SMS.