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Welcome Real-time receives three awards this last three weeks

Aix-en-Provence, France - Welcome Real-time, the leading global provider of marketing and loyalty solutions, is proud to communicate on three awards recently garnered from three different organizations.


ACQ Magazine, serving the financial sector since 2003 and with a global audience of over 50,000 subscribers, delivered Welcome Real-time with the prize for International niche solutions provider of the year during the ACQ Global Awards 2014. This is the second consecutive year that Welcome wins this award. “Any global economic recovery is in part always influenced by the impact of leading technology applicators. Innovators such as Welcome Real-time are at the forefront of such developments and the performance of such influencers allows them to genuinely consider themselves as game-changers.” said Jake Robson, Editor ACQ.


InovenAltenor, an independent consulting firm and publisher of the yearly brochure Finovation, a selection of innovations in financial services, dedicated one page in their 2014 edition to Welcome Real-time and its French client Crédit Mutuel-CIC. The case study highlights the key role played by the bank offering to small and medium merchants a promotional and marketing platform integrated with payment services. Pierre Rédarès Senior Manager at InovenAltenor adds: “Welcome Real-time solution enabled Crédit Mutuel-CIC to enrich its payment acquisition offer with loyalty services, using existing infrastructure but innovating on the value proposition.”


bsoco, a software comparison web site based on community feedbacks has delivered Welcome Real-time the Bsoco Silver Award in the CRM Category. The bsoco Silver Award highlights a well-deserved recognition from its community of users and a panel of independent consultants. Martina Biberlova, Sales manager at bsoco said: “ Welcome Real-time has reached the top 3 worldwide bsoco index, that includes criteria on performance, reliability, ergonomics, and services of the software. Our experts have confirmed benefits and easiness of the Welcome CRM tool.”


Philippe David, CEO of Welcome Real-time commented: “This series of awards provides a timely recognition for our solutions, particularly for our latest cloud-based offering. Those awards are a great encouragement to our teams and an opportunity for the market.”


About Welcome Real-time

Welcome Real-time is the leading global provider of marketing and loyalty solutions for banks, retailers and other organizations of the payment ecosystem. Established in 1996, Welcome is implemented across 5 continents and in over 20 countries worldwide, proving its ability to meet any business need. Further information about Welcome Real-time can be found at

Established in 1996, Welcome Real-time serves Banks, Payment Processors and Marketing Providers through its range of loyalty and customer relationship management solutions and services. Headquartered in Aix-en-Provence (France), Welcome counts other offices in Paris, Singapore and São Paulo. Welcome Real-time has implemented its solutions in over 20 countries, across 5 continents, proving its ability to meet diverse business needs.

The “Loyalty Impact At Store” solution is dedicated to merchants and is enabled by payment players. It leverages on the payment transaction time, transforming these 4 seconds into a moment of interaction between the merchant and the consumer, inviting the customer to come more frequently, to buy more, or to come soon. This solution also builds-up customer knowledge at merchant's point of sale and allows a smooth customers engagement. The solution helps merchants to drive traffic and to increase the ticket size. On top of the value add to the merchant, the solution creates a real stickiness of the retailers to the bank, by adding value to their acquiring services

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> 30/06/2014 - Company Alpha Bank receives a new award for their loyalty platform based on Welcome Real-time

> 13/05/2014 - Welcome Real-time expands into proximity locations-based services

> 22/04/2014 - Welcome Real-time receives three awards this last three weeks

> 27/03/2014 - Welcome Real-time expands into cloud-based offering

> 27/02/2014 - Welcome Real-time receives MPE 2014 Award

> 02/12/2013 - Welcome Real-time recognised for its innovative positioning

> 21/10/2013 - Crédit Mutuel–CIC Group develops its merchant activities with Welcome Real-time marketing solution

> 02/08/2013 - Welcome Real-time receives ACQ Global Award 2013

> 12/07/2013 - Welcome Real-time receives M&A Award

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