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Why You Need a Digital Tipping Solution for Your Business

8 February 2024

Digital tipping, once a novel concept, has swiftly become a ubiquitous feature across various service industries, reshaping the dynamics of gratuity and acknowledgment in the modern world.

Introducing Pesapal Tips - The Revolution in Cashless Tipping!

16 January 2024

Elevate the Service Experience with Pesapal Tips - Say goodbye to cash frustration, and reward exceptional service effortlessly!    Nowadays, many businesses are using contactless payment methods. Us ...

Top Trends in e-commerce to look out for in 2024

28 December 2023

Drawing on our extensive background in the digital payments sector, we emphasize the importance of staying current with the latest e-commerce trends and advancements.

How Millennials and Gen Z are shaping the future of payments

18 December 2023

Millennials and Generation Z are exerting a profound influence on the future of payments, driving a shift towards digital and innovative financial technologies.

Ways to Improve Cash Flow in Your Business

7 December 2023

Maintaining a robust cash flow is the bedrock of a flourishing enterprise, making it essential to dedicate the necessary time and resources to grow business.

Effective strategies for e-commerce advertising and marketing

5 December 2023

E-commerce marketing is essential for any business that wants to succeed online. But with so many different channels and strategies available, it can be tough to know where to start.

Best Inventory Management Solution for Your Business

1 December 2023

The lifeblood of many retail businesses hinges on the timely delivery of products to customers. Over time, techpreneurs have developed the best inventory management software (IMS) that helps in overse ...

Payouts: how to have your funds paid out efficiently with Openfloat

15 November 2023

Openfloat is a digital cash management platform that can help you minimize operational errors by reducing cash handling. It offers several features that are guaranteed to ensure funds are paid out eff ...

Optimizing Your Website’s Checkout Experience to Reduce Cart Abandonment

27 October 2023

Cart abandonment is a pervasive challenge in the world of e-commerce. It occurs when an online shopper initiates a checkout process but leaves their cart before completing the purchase. Such abandoned ...

Schedule Activities the Easy Way with Reserveport

12 October 2023

The digital age we live in is all about convenience. The consumer has evolved; they are tech-savvy, well-researched, and crave effortless experiences. Today, the demand for operational efficiency can ...

The Power of Reviews for Your Hotel

20 September 2023

The hospitality industry thrives on trust and credibility. Today, nothing speaks louder than the voice of your guests. Before diving into why reviews are a must-have for your hotel, let's shed some li ...

The Future of POS/PDQ Technology: What's in Store for Retailers?

13 September 2023

Point of Sale (POS) systems have experienced a tremendous transformation over the years.

The Future of Corporate Payments: Exploring the Benefits of Openfloat

12 September 2023

The traditional methods of handling corporate payments have long been criticized for their bureaucratic nature and sluggish pace. However, in recent years, a transformational shift has occurred, thank ...

Benefits of Using Restaurant POS Software

11 September 2023

The paradigm in the restaurant sector has shifted from solely relying on delectable cuisine and inviting ambiance to attract customers, to harnessing the power of advanced tools such as the restaurant ...

Building trust online: Security measures to protect customer data in e-commerce

1 September 2023

As the online marketplace continues to grow, so does the importance of ensuring the security and privacy of customer data. Consumers entrust e-commerce platforms with their sensitive information, maki ...

Introducing Openfloat's New Advanced Website and Mobile App

28 August 2023

Our digital disbursement and petty cash management platform Openfloat has taken a giant leap forward by launching an all-new website and mobile app. In the dynamic world of commerce, financial efficie ...

How Businesses Benefit from a Data-Driven Culture

24 August 2023

Businesses are harnessing the power of data analytics and automation, to enhance decision-making processes. Leveraging emerging technologies, businesses have embraced a data-driven approach to achieve ...

Openfloat: Streamlined Solutions for Smart Businesses

21 August 2023

Softlife, is a rapidly growing eatery with the best ethnic dishes in town. However, the finance manager finds himself overwhelmed with the mounting paperwork, numerous bills to process, and the comple ...

Tigo Pesa on Pesapal Sabi POS

15 August 2023

We are delighted to announce the integration of Tigo Pesa on the Pesapal Sabi POS. Given the many challenges businesses with cash as a primary payment mode face, the integration of Tigo Pesa with the ...

How to Implement Contactless Payments to Enhance Traveler Experience

8 August 2023

As the world becomes more interconnected, tourists are seeking seamless and hassle-free experiences as they embark on their adventures. One of the significant advancements in the travel sector is the ...

How Accepting MPesa on PDQ revolutionized Kenyan payments

31 July 2023

Mpesa payments have emerged as a dominant mode of accepting payments for various businesses in Kenya. This revolutionary mobile money platform has gained widespread popularity and trust among consumer ...

Going Paperless with Pesapal Online Invoicing

17 July 2023

Going paperless is the way of the future, and the switch has many benefits. Not only is it environmentally friendly, but it also saves time and money. One of the easiest ways to start going paperless ...

Understanding Payment Links: Things You Need to Know

14 June 2023

As more holidays are booked digitally, hospitality and tourism businesses have many opportunities to accommodate the new demands of their customers. Advancing technology is contributing to new consume ...

How to Create Pesapal E-invoice

3 June 2023

E-invoicing, or electronic invoicing, is the process of sending and receiving invoices electronically over the internet rather than through traditional paper-based methods.

Best Online Payments For Restaurants

1 June 2023

Online payments have become vital to the restaurant industry, providing customers with a seamless, reliable, and stress-free experience. With just a few taps on their smartphones, customers can pay fo ...

Boost for Businesses as Pesapal Introduces Real-Time Settlement of Payments in Kenya

30 May 2023

Nairobi, Kenya May 30, 2023… Pesapal, a leader in building payments and business tools for Africa, has introduced real-time settlement for merchants in Kenya, enabling the instantaneous transfer of fu ...

Streamlining Payments with Real-Time Settlement

30 May 2023

In the fast-paced world of business, time is money. Businesses that receive cards and online payments through payment gateways need quick settlement of funds to their bank accounts to have more flexib ...

Pesapal Sabi POS Integrations for Different Industries

29 May 2023

Point of Sale (POS) systems have become an essential tool for businesses of all sizes. In today’s competitive business world, these devices and systems give merchants an edge by allowing them to proce ...

Oracle-validated integrations for your hospitality business.

26 May 2023

Oracle Hospitality consists of a suite of applications designed for use in the hospitality industry. These applications cater to various functions including property management, guest management, reve ...

How Reserveport Can Help Your Hotel Boost Occupancy and Revenue

24 May 2023

Businesses are always looking for ways to gain an edge over their competitors. One of the key drivers of competition in business is innovation. Developing new products or services that meet the needs ...

Advantages of online ordering systems

23 May 2023

The business world has undergone a remarkable transformation thanks to digital technology. The restaurant industry has not been left behind, as the introduction of online food ordering systems has bro ...

5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Pesapal for Online Payments.

22 May 2023

We are a payment services provider whose operations are available across East African countries. We provide customized payment solutions for you by listening to your needs and creating unique solution ...

The National Bank of Rwanda licenses Pesapal as a Payment Service Provider (PSP)

15 May 2023

Kigali, Rwanda May 15, 2023, Pesapal, a leader in building payments and business tools for Africa, is today announcing that the National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has licensed it as a Payment Service Provi ...

Pesapal Jumps Ahead of the Curve with 3D Secure, Security Comes First

18 April 2023

As the digital commerce landscape continues to evolve in Africa, businesses are increasingly in need of a secure and reliable payment system that can facilitate seamless transactions from various sour ...

Bookkeeping Made Easy With Openfloat.

11 April 2023

Recording financial transactions accurately and consistently is crucial for ensuring a company's financial fitness. However, various challenges can arise when it comes to bookkeeping. These can includ ...

Managing Business Expenses and Disbursements Made Easy with Openfloat by Pesapal

11 April 2023

Managing business expenses and disbursements can be a daunting task for business owners globally, in any market. With so many payments happening daily, it can be difficult to keep track of everything. ...

Why Oracle validated integrations for your hospitality business?

23 March 2023

Technology today has revolutionized the way companies do business. This is portrayed in the automation of data management processes which have made storing, organizing and analyzing data easier.

How Pesapal is Making Online Shopping More Convenient for African Consumers

20 March 2023

Pesapal is a leading payment services company that builds payments and business tools for Africa. We empower African businesses and entrepreneurs to collect money online and in-person via mobiles and ...

Simplify Your Forecourt Management with the Right Solution: A Comprehensive Guide

19 March 2023

Fuel stations are known to be a hive of activities. On a typical day, a fuel station of any tier simultaneously offers multiple goods and services to its clients. Many stations deal in lubricants, fue ...

Taking Your Business to the Next Level with Pesapal POS: Success Stories and Case Studies

17 March 2023

In the world of business, success often hinges on being able to adapt and stay ahead of the competition. One crucial aspect of this is having a secure and efficient payment system. That's where we com ...

The Ins and Outs of Virtual Cards: How to Charge a Virtual Card with Pesapal

14 March 2023

With the rise of e-commerce and online transactions, it has become important to have a safe and secure way to make purchases online. Enter virtual cards, a type of payment card that exists solely in d ...

M-PESA Integration on Pesapal Sabi POS

13 March 2023

Mobile money has been a game-changer in Africa, bringing financial services to millions of previously unbanked or underbanked people. It has revolutionized how people make payments, send and receive m ...

How To Attract More Customers To Your Petrol Station

9 March 2023

There is an observation of increased competition in the petroleum market, which has made it challenging for petrol station owners to attract more customers to their business and generate more revenue ...

Rocket Health Accepts Digital Payments to Expands Access to Healthcare in Kampala

8 March 2023

Rocket Health is a leading healthcare provider in Uganda, known for its innovative approach to healthcare delivery. With a focus on providing quality healthcare services at affordable prices, Rocket H ...

Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited, Pesapal Partner to Offer More Payment Options.

6 March 2023

KAMPALA — Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited (AMCUL) and Pesapal Uganda, a leading payment solutions provider across Africa have today signed a partnership that will enable acceptance of Airtel Mon ...

How To Integrate Pesapal Into Your Shopify Shop

16 February 2023

A payments plugin is never a finished product; it's always a work in progress. We recently updated the Pesapal Shopify plugin to allow our merchants to get the maximum benefit out of their online shop ...

How To Run Petrol Station Effectively With The Pesapal Forecourt Management Solution

7 February 2023

A petrol station is a good business investment. But how do you get it right? With the help of technology, you can remove the guesswork from the process, improve efficiency and increase profit margins. ...

Pesapal Now Powering Petrol Station Payments and Automation

25 January 2023

The new Pesapal Forecourt Management Solution is being launched today in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. It is the first solution developed specifically for Africa that delivers integrated payments alongs ...

Accept Mpesa and Card Payments with Pesapal Sabi POS

17 November 2022

The modern customer seeks convenience when it comes to payments. They want to pay on a channel that they're most comfortable with. This explains why your business has a card machine – and it’s probabl ...

Increase Business Efficiency With Mpesa On Pesapal Sabi POS

9 November 2022

Nearly two decades after its launch, Mpesa has reshaped how Kenyans spend, save, and send money. According to the latest report, Mpesa has 52.4 million customers per the financial year ending 31 March ...

What is a Chargeback and How to Prevent Merchant Chargebacks

19 October 2022

The question “ What is a chargeback?” keeps popping up in online card fraud cases. The history of chargebacks dates to the early 1970 in the United States even though the first case of identity theft ...

How to Secure Your Transactions with OTP

5 October 2022

Digitization of payments has been a huge jump toward the goal to achieve an easy, convenient, fast, and secure payment method. Arguably, we have achieved all of it.

The Untold Story of Pesapal: From Three Transactions a Year to Hundreds of Thousands a Day

30 September 2022

Pesapal is synonymous with processing card and mobile money payments for online and in-person payments. Reaching this far has been a long journey full of ups and downs.

Pesapal Tanzania Limited licensed as a Payment Systems Provider by Bank of Tanzania

17 August 2022

Dar es Salaam: Pesapal Tanzania Limited has been licensed as a Digital Payment Systems Provider in Tanzania under the National Payment System Act, 2015. The license granted by the Bank of Tanzania wil ...

Tips On How To Attract New Customers To Your Restaurant

15 July 2022

Restaurant businesses around the world are back on their feet as more food lovers go to dine-in in eateries. However, there’s one question that can’t be overlooked: how to attract new customers to you ...

Pesapal Uganda has Received a Payment Systems Operator License from the Bank Of Uganda

27 June 2022

Pesapal has been at the forefront of the Digital Payments revolution in Africa for over a decade. By leveraging technology to make financial services affordable, convenient, and secure, Pesapal is emp ...

Mnarani, The Coolest Beach Club That You Should Visit

14 June 2022

Mnarani Beach Club in Kilifi is your ultimate answer for your soft life needs.

Boost for Restaurants as Pesapal Optimizes Reserveport to Enable Direct Online Ordering on Uber Eats

25 May 2022

Nairobi, Kenya 25th May 2022... Pesapal has optimized Reserveport, it's online payment acceptance solution for hotel and restaurants, to enable customers to make direct orders, creating a seamless onl ...

Pesapal Best Payment Plugins

25 May 2022

A payment plugin is a software application that enables e-commerce websites to be integrated with payment gateways to accept mobile and card payments.

Welcome To The Crème de la Crème Of The Ugandan Culture - Kampala Serena Hotel

12 May 2022

Kampala Serena Hotel can only be described as the crème de la crème of the Ugandan culture. The hotel is located in the heart of Kampala.

Hospitality Sector Challenged to Optimize Technology to Accelerate Recovery and Growth

13 April 2022

Nairobi, Kenya 6th April 2022… The hospitality sector has been challenged to adopt innovative tech-based solutions to grow and survive the adverse impact of Covid-19.

Fifteen Rooftop the Best Rooftop Lounge in Nairobi

16 March 2022

Fifteen Rooftop is the perfect place to chill and unwind from the busy streets of Nairobi.

The Story of Yujo Izakaya Kampala

16 March 2022

Located at the heart of Kampala Uganda, is Yujo Izakaya the famous Japanese-themed tavern offering clients an indulgent dining experience.

Pesapal Outlines Innovative Tech Solutions for Bars and Entertainment Industry

11 March 2022

Pesapal, a payment solutions provider for businesses and personal products, has presented technology-based solutions for the bar and entertainment industry today.

An Environment Free of Bias!

8 March 2022

IWD 2022: #BreakingTheBias. Why do we choose to celebrate IWD every year? The idea of International Women’s Day is to celebrate the achievements of women in all areas of society.

The Launch of Kenya's National Payments Strategy 2022-2025 & Our Perspective

4 March 2022

The National Payment Systems (NPS) play an essential role in the smooth functioning of any economy, and any inefficiencies in the ecosystem can have cascading effects throughout the economy. Last week ...

How To Choose The Best POS Terminal For Your Business

16 February 2022

Choosing the right point of sale (POS) terminal for your business can be tasking due to the variety of machines available in the market.

How Pesapal Payments solution is Helping Cafesserie

26 January 2022

Having the urge to serve clients better and smooth business operations, Cafesserie was in search of a payment solution that will help them deliver greatness.

Stories that Defined 2021 for Pesapal

12 January 2022

As we winded up 2020, we shared some of our highlights 2020: The Year in Review at Pesapal that kept us going, and here are the stories that defined 2021 for Pesapal.

Different ways to make Payment on the Pesapal Sabi Smart

17 November 2021

Recently, we launched a Pesapal Sabi Smart POS, a PDQ machine that supports card and Mpesa STK payments.

How To Be On Top Of Your Game As a Business

27 October 2021

How to be on top of your game and stay ahead of the competition is the desired dream of every entrepreneur.

Pesapal Debut a Secure Smart POS PDQ for Merchants in East Africa

25 October 2021

Nairobi, Kenya 25th October 2021 Pesapal has today launched a smart POS machine that is set to improve the in-store experience for customers and help merchants efficiently accept payments and manage ...

How To Increase Your Restaurant’s Sales

6 October 2021

In this day and age, the consumer is empowered and is spending their money differently. Your customers have moved from just making a purchase to making an informed purchase.

Recent Trends in E-commerce & Future of Online Shopping

24 August 2021

Slightly over a year ago, it was widely agreed that COVID-19 was here to alter life as we knew it. The general talk changed from “return to normal” and became “new normal”.

Understanding Online Card Fraud and How To Safeguard Your Business

18 August 2021

With the world shifting to online payments, fraud cases have also proportionally increased. Card fraud is described as the theft of funds, products or services involving the use of credit or debit car ...

Pesapal Tanzania Receives TCRA License

29 July 2021

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - 29th July, 2021 — Pesapal Tanzania is delighted to receive the National Application Service License (AS) from Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA).

Why You Need To Invest In A Good Online Reservation System for Your Travel Agency

7 July 2021

Travelling has been made easier, making it a goal that anyone can achieve.

How Reserveport is Reshaping the Hotel Industry

6 July 2021

With the effect brought along by Covid 19, hotels across the world are reshaping their business models. Limited in-person interaction has changed how customers relate to different products and service ...

Why Your Hotel Business Should Enable Online Payments

20 June 2021

Now more than ever, the business and leisure traveller is going online to make his/her travel plans. From finding the next destination to getting reviews and making bookings, it’s all gone digital.

Optimize Your Activity Booking Process for Your Clients Today

15 June 2021

An activity booking tool is an easy-to-use tool, that allows prospective clients to reserve and pay for services or activities they plan to partake on holiday personally via your website.

How To Get Paid Online Using the Payments Page

26 May 2021

Pesapal's Payments Page is a simple web page designed to help you receive online payments from your clients through your website.

Understanding Reserveport: How Well Do You Know Your Booking Engine?

17 May 2021

Reserveport for hotels offers solutions that enable a hotel to take direct bookings straight from their website using the booking engine.

Women Owned MSMEs: Partnering Opportunities With Pesapal

5 March 2021

As in many other continents, women in formal employment in Africa face the challenge of managing their work with family and household affairs.

Six Essential Payment Gateway Features for E-Commerce

22 February 2021

In order for an ecommerce business to remain an attractive option for customers over physical location, a stable, reliable, secure, and smooth online shopping experience has to be created.

How to Accept Both In-store & Online Payments

5 January 2021

By helping businesses sell everywhere from online marketplaces and websites to in-person interactions, wherever they might occur, we make it easy to pay and get paid, anywhere, anytime.

Managing Your Bookings The Easy Way With Reserveport

10 November 2020

Reserveport is a Central Reservations System for all types of accommodation and hotel operations. It offers a simple online solution, which enables hotel reservations online, and at the same time, sim ...

How Covid-19 Pandemic Has Changed Payment Trends

8 October 2020

The global pandemic has affected consumer behavior across the various sectors and industries. As such, there has been a rise of digital behavior such as remote working, and learning, telemedicine, and ...

How To Manage Online Payments & Refunds

1 October 2020

E-commerce has long been thought to be a homogenous practice. Unlike traditional brick and mortar, there are various segmentations dependent on the business models.

Ideal Payment Solution Providers for Your Business and Customer

15 September 2020

Partnering with the right Payment Solutions Provider (PSP) is important for your retail business as it offers a competitive advantage.

4 Reasons Your Business Should Get Online Payment Processing Today

1 September 2020

Around the world, consumer spending habits are changing rapidly, particularly online.

Debunking Common Card Payments Myths

8 July 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic on March 11, 2020, a dynamic that has impacted the world immensely.

Reserveport by Pesapal: Everything You Need to Run Your Hotel Efficiently

24 June 2020

So you run a hotel? Are you constantly worrying about inventory distribution? Have you been wondering how you can generate more revenue?

Finding The Right Sabi Terminal That Suits Your Business

10 June 2020

As technology keeps evolving, the ability to accept card payments is fast becoming a necessity for all businesses. Does your business accept card payments?

Top 7 Digital Transformation Trends in High-Tech Industries For 2019

19 October 2019

Digital transformation trends in high-tech industries are resolutions being offered today, to accelerate the industry transformation.

6 Ways Digital Payments Can Grow Your Airline

8 October 2019

Digital payments have been on the rise since the late 1990's when the first Digital company was formed.

5 Reasons You Should Use Online Payment Requests In Your Hotel

7 October 2019

Why go through the hassle of paper invoices when you can do everything online?

7 Things Your Flight Booking Should Have To Increase Revenue

26 September 2019

Online Flight Reservation has been the biggest bookable section in the travel sector.

5 Ways Your Restaurant Can Prepare For Service During Offers

17 September 2019

Find out ways in which you can prepare your restaurant adequately for the pressure that comes with discounts.

5 Things Airlines Should Do To Increase Sales

2 September 2019

Airline competition has stiffened over the years with the penetration of hybrid and low-cost carriers.

5 Ways Your Front Office Can Help Your Hotel Grow

30 August 2019

Today we share some ways in which you can make your front office reception more lively.

Understanding The Pesapal Sabi Terminal: A Partner That Walks With You Every Step

23 August 2019

The simple and efficient way to accept card payments and mobile money in your business.

The Benefits of The Virtual Cards Payments System

6 August 2019

Did you know that virtual cards are a secure mode of payment that help in lowering the risks of fraud? Here are the most frequently asked questions about virtual cards.

Understanding Reserveport: How To Make Online Bookings & Payments for Hotels Easier

1 August 2019

Need to simplify how your hotel gets paid online and handles bookings? Reserveport is a revolutionary booking platform that comes bundled with four key online reservations tools

The Benefits of A Payments Page

31 May 2019

A payments page is an option for accepting payments as business owner and it works best for travel agents.

Pesapal Onboards Airline Payments for Low Cost Carriers in Kenya

22 January 2019

Pesapal has this year started processing payments for low cost carriers in Kenya.

Credible Jewels Home of Authentic Handmade Jewellery

14 January 2019

Credible Jewels was born out of love for fashion, beauty and the experience gained in the industry.

Sabi, One Year On - The Lock's Avenue Story

30 November 2018

As Sabi turns one year old, we look at the challenges and wins that we've encountered along the journey. We also talk to a merchant who has used the solution.

Things to Consider When Purchasing a Credit Card (PDQ/POS) Machine

9 November 2018

Accepting credit card payments in your business is a step in the right direction.

Business Terms You Should Pay Attention To

29 October 2018

Every industry has its jargon, in this article we speak about the various terms you should know if you are in business.

6 Ways You Can Grow Your Brand Loyalty

15 October 2018

Developing your company brand is key to driving customers to your business. The more that your brand resonates with your customers, the higher the chances of buying from you again.

How African Airlines Are Adapting to Dynamic Shifts in the Industry

14 September 2018

African airlines have been changing over the years so as to adapt to the dynamic shifts in the industry. Here are some of the ways in which this has happened.

Pesapal Sabi Update

24 August 2018

We've made a few updates to Pesapal Sabi. Here is what's new.

Visa on Mobile is Now on Pesapal

9 July 2018

Pesapal is happy to announce that from today, you can transact using Visa on Mobile (Formerly mVisa) on our platform.

Pesapal Launches Sabi Mobile Point Of Sale (mPOS)

14 November 2017

Pesapal is today launching its mobile Point of Sale (mPOS) solution dubbed Pesapal Sabi. Sabi will allow businesses and individuals to process secure card payments in store or on the go via their Andr ...

Is It Necessary To Have A Pesapal Account?

11 September 2014

There are those things that I never pay attention to, never at all, since, as my subconscious mind would have it, they don’t add any value to my comfort zone, or, they are just those things that aren’ ...

Pesapal Printable Receipts

26 September 2013

Once purchases are made, the buyer and the merchant can download printable receipts from their Pesapal merchant account for their record keeping.

Pesapal Payment Options

26 September 2013

Pesapal is an online payment gateway that enables users to pay for goods and services from a wide range of payment options. Users can use any of these options to make payments as long as the option is ...

Pesapal Security: World Class Security

25 September 2013

Pesapal uses the same security standards that banks use. Our services are monitored and verified by Symantec for Malware and vulnerabilities. Find out how it secures your online transactions.

Fintech Interventions in Small Business - A Case Study of Pesapal and the FDST

26 May 2017

Africa has rapidly learnt how to teach itself how to fish. All across the continent are home grown innovations geared towards making it easier for Africans to do business every day and slowly the solu ...

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