Small Businesses Assess Their Apple Pay Options
With the introduction of Apple Pay, many small-business owners are weighing whether they should take the necessary steps to accept the new form of payment.
So far, most of the merchants that have signed up to accept Apple Pay are large ones, like Macy’s, McDonald’s, Subway and Whole Foods. To use Apple Pay, businesses must have an N.F.C. reader, which is also called a contactless reader and refers to near field communications. Right now, less than 10 percent of American retailers do, according to Mark Hung, an analyst with Gartner, an information technology research firm. Read More>