SnapPay, a Toronto-based merchant payment platform, has announced the introduction of face-recognition payment technology in North America. This new feature is designed to be used in POS and will allow users to pay digitally with a snapshot during the ordering process.
SnapPay used technology based on Asian platforms and announced the launch of the technology for mass distribution in North America. The company aims to minimize the time that consumers must spend at checkout. SnapPay says it also wants to make sure consumers have the latest technology ready to go.
“By allowing consumers to pay with their faces, North American merchants, especially those with self-service kiosks, offer unprecedented levels of convenience and speed in the order process, to a growing customer segment. Lucrative that demands it more and more, “said Spencer. Xu, CEO of SnapPay, in a press release.