The first quarter of 2014 brought almost 3,500 new retailer locations and 100 new distributors onto Fintech’s OneSource solution for electronic data and payments for alcohol.
Tampa, FL, April 23, 2014 – Fintech, a nationwide electronic data and payment solution, is proud to welcome a record breaking number of new clients to their program as they continue to assist customers across the grocery, hotel, convenience store, drug store, restaurant and hospitality industries with the implementation of alcohol into their operations.
Fintech concluded March with additions of 1,353 retailer locations and 33 new alcohol distributors to their customer base as quarter one came to a close. A look at some of Fintech’s newest customer additions:
Brookshire Brothers, a grocery chain headquartered in Lufkin, Texas, has been utilizing Fintech for electronic alcohol payments and data since 2013. This March they added 19 locations to their list of 143 stores currently using Fintech. Brookshire Brother’s Homepage
Chipotle, a Fintech customer since 1999, continues to add new locations to their Fintech account while expanding alcohol sales across the nation. Chipotle now has 1,350 locations operating on the Fintech system – adding 325 stores in March. Chipotle’s Homepage
Fogo De Chao Restaurants
A new customer, Fogo De Chao Restaurants is an authentic Brazilian Steakhouse with locations nationwide. Fogo De Chao kicked off their Fintech rollout by adding 21 locations last month. Fogo De Chao Homepage
WTG Fuels, Inc dba Uncle’s Convenience Stores
WTG Fuels, owner of Uncle’s Convenience Stores, brought on 12 locations this March. The Texas based gas and convenience store joined Fintech’s electronic data and payment program this year. WTG Fuels, Inc. Homepage
Walgreens, a longtime Fintech customer, added 61 new locations last month to their list of almost 8,000 stores already using Fintech. Walgreens has been taking advantage of Fintech’s OneSource data and payment solution since 2001 Walgreen’s Homepage
Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, officially kicked off the first quarter of their extensive Fintech rollout by bringing on over 1,000 store locations across Missouri, Texas, Florida, and North Carolina. Walmart will be going live in Georgia and Michigan effective May 1st and will continue to rollout additional stores each month nationwide on a state by state basis. Walmart’s Homepage
33 New Fintech Distributors
Distributor momentum has also continued to rise with 33 new alcohol distributors added this March to the growing list of more than 2,200 nationwide. Click here to view a full list of retailers and distributors using Fintech’s service around the country.
Fintech, a U.S. Chamber of Commerce Best Business of the Year winner located in Tampa, Florida, provides electronic data and payments to the alcohol industry, eliminating the need to pay alcohol purchases by cash, check, or money order and simplifying data into actionable reporting that helps businesses make smarter purchases. Fintech now serves over 275,000 relationships in all 50 states. For more information, visit www.fintech.net