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Globus joins ‘Voices of Prepaid India’, an industry initiative in Gift and Prepaid space
Voices of Prepaid India (VOPI), an initiative to drive the growth of prepaid products in India, announces Globus, the premier retail brand as the latest company to join as a member of the VOPI Advisory Board.
Globus is the latest member to join Voices of Prepaid India, partnering with Global Prepaid Exchange and some of the industry’s other leading players to drive the demand for prepaid in India.
VOPI is a programme of activities funded by companies from across the prepaid industry’s value chain: (issuers (including banks and telcos), programme managers, transaction processors, distributors, merchant acquirers, retailers, agencies, settlement partners or networks, card manufacturers and the regulator). The programmes purpose is to stimulate demand for prepaid products and services in India by creating awareness, understanding and interest in prepaid as an attractive solution for businesses and government. Globus joins as an Advisory Board Member of the group, allowing them to help drive the strategic direction of the group, delivering value to the industry through work-streams such as Events, Public Relations and Community Relations.
This news comes as VOPI looks set to establish itself as body dedicated to promoting growth and success within the industry.
Said Meheriar Patel, CTO and Head-E-commerce, Globus Stores, “We are excited to join this market-leading programme, and look forward to collaborating with the prepaid industry to create awareness, understanding and interest in gift cards as an attractive solution for consumers and businesses.”
Tony Craddock, CEO, Global Prepaid Exchange comments “It is great to have a premier retail brand, Globus Stores join the Voices of Prepaid India initiative. Gift and Prepaid hold great promise in India, and I applaud Globus’s willingness to work with us to collaborate, grow their business and ultimately the marketplace. We have big ambitions to enable widespread adoption of prepaid in all its guises, and involvement of Globus will be an important component of that.”
About Voices of Prepaid India (VOPI)
Voices of Prepaid India will look to encourage the main prepaid players in India to create a voice for the community and a forum from which collaboration, innovation and problem-solving is facilitated. Furthermore, members of VOPI will receive specific member benefits under three work-streams, each with its own objectives and defined deliverables, which are synergistic and reinforcing:
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