Edinburgh 25/01/17 – AEVI and Edinburgh-based online scheduling specialist, Appointedd, have today announced a partnership to bring Appointedd’s industry leading online booking system to AEVI’s Global Marketplace. The rapidly growing appointment booking start-up, founded by chief executive Leah Hutcheon, is one of over 50 software developers currently working across AEVI’s open ecosystem.
This strategic partnership will see Appointedd’s scheduling software made available globally across all AEVI-enabled devices, ensuring that time sensitive SME’s can manage their online bookings, on multiple devices, anywhere in the world. Appointedd, already used by over 500,000 small merchants worldwide, is the ideal solution for appointment based businesses such as salon owners, personal trainers and health care professionals, as well as service providers and enterprise organisations.
Appointedd’s easy-to-use platform gives businesses a fully integrated online booking suite that enables 24/7 bookings, instant and secure online payments, as well as a range of employee management tools.
AEVI’s Global Marketplace offers merchant banks and acquirers a complete cloud-based suite of value-added B2B apps and services. This enables them to provide their SME customers with an all-in-one business solution that goes beyond simply making payments.
“At Appointedd we are passionate about enabling businesses and being one of the selected partners for AEVI’s innovative Global Marketplace is a fantastic platform,” said Leah Hutcheon, founder & CEO of Appointedd. “We like to work with businesses that care about their customers and we know that we will build a strong working partnership with AEVI as they care so much about the security and efficiency of small businesses.”
“We are really excited to be bringing Appointedd’s dynamic online booking software to all our merchant banks and acquirers,” said Mike Camerling, Chief Product Officer, AEVI. “This latest edition to our Global Marketplace displays our ongoing desire to collaborate with some of the world’s top developers to transform the payments industry.”
AEVI continues to pioneer and lead the payments community towards an open ecosystem championed by collaboration. They bring banks closer to their merchants, and merchants closer to their customers by offering greater choice and flexibility. To find out more about how AEVI continues to grow its choice of value-added apps and services they offer their customers please visit www.aevi.com.
Appointedd’s progressive online booking software enables businesses of all sectors to streamline scheduling and gain a competitive edge. Underpinned by its pioneering multi-timezone functionality, Appointedd enables businesses to operate seamlessly across every timezone. A market leader in online booking and scheduling solutions, Appointedd’s SaaS platform streamlines time and resource management for any business, from SMEs to multinational enterprises. The software also encompasses a suite of features to automate communications and deliver an integrated CRM. Whether it’s a business just starting out or starting to grow, Appointedd is designed to make running a business successful and efficient. From reducing admin, growing a customer base, managing time and resources, Appointedd can help businesses soar. Founded by Leah Hutcheon in 2011, Appointedd has attracted support from a wide range of investors, including Gareth Williams, founder of Skyscanner, and Marie Macklin CBE, founder of Macklin Enterprise Partnerships.
AEVI has developed a unique, open Ecosystem to bring merchant banks and merchant acquirers closer to their merchants, and merchants closer to their consumers. AEVI provides a global gateway for secure payment transactions together with a marketplace for high-quality value-added apps and services (VAAS) providing new business opportunities beyond payments, which enables fast and effective innovation, plus enhanced control and flexibility. This combination delivers a reduced total cost of ownership for clients. AEVI works with customers to help them embrace collaboration and adopt open solutions that have the power to deliver more value and better meet the needs of today’s consumer. In short, AEVI enables businesses to DO MORE.
AEVI International GmbH is a subsidiary company of Diebold Nixdorf and is headquartered in Germany with operations in the Czech Republic and the United Kingdom.