February 5th, 2014

HitchHiker integrates global payment service provider eMerchantPay

With immediate effect, the German booking technology provider HitchHiker offers the processing of credit card payments via the online payment provider eMerchantPay, which will allow for seamless payment transactions for all kinds of flight bookings.

Frankfurt am Main, February 05, 2014 – The UK company eMerchantPay is specialised in international online payment solutions and offers its customers the ability to process payment transactions in over 150 currencies and by applying various payment methods. The focus of the payment options is not only on the international credit cards but also on those, which are locally common in the respective country, as well as on a multitude of alternative payment methods. The scope of the eMerchantPay solution also includes numerous back-office functions such as: monitoring, analytics, payment reconciliations and refunds as well as a scalable, multi-level fraud protection.

„By integrating eMerchantPay we will be able to offer our national and international customers a wide portfolio of secure payment options via one single interface”, comments Thomas Boffo, Managing Director of HitchHiker.

About HitchHiker GmbH

Working as an independent software house since 1992, HitchHiker has been successfully developing software solutions for airlines, consolidators, online portals, travel agencies and tour operators.

With 20 years of experience in the tourism sector and always using the most modern programming technology, HitchHiker is the tourism industry’s only software supplier who offers solutions for every step of the entire flight fare management process.

We offer hosting services, in particular for our Internet Booking Engine (Flight API), as well as our B2B and B2C booking platforms. Additionally, our product range comprises web-based fare distribution tools and flight allotment solutions. With its headquarters in Frankfurt on the Main, HitchHiker has a total of 45 employees. Managing Director is Mr.Thomas Boffo.

HitchHiker Press Contact: Mrs. Uta Will Marketing & Press HitchHiker GmbH Berner Straße 81 60437 Frankfurt am Main T: + 49 (69) 50 70 3 0 F: + 49 (69) 50 70 3 111 Mail: marketing@hitchhiker.net

About eMerchantPay

eMerchantPay is a trusted global leader for international online payment processing gateway services, with merchant customers in over 40 countries. Moreover, innovative payment solutions offering processing in more than 150 currencies and various languages, plus dedicated account managers providing personal service that is second-to-none make international online payment processing easy, convenient and affordable. Quality, long-term, global banking relationships, plus in-house risk liability and accountability enable eMerchantPay to offer merchant accounts to businesses of all types and sizes, even in high risk situations where approval has previously not been secured.

Founded in 2002, the eMerchantPay Group is a privately held corporation headquartered in Europe with offices in the United States of America, the United Kingdom, Germany and Bulgaria. eMerchantPay Corporation is a member of the Electronic Transactions Association. eMerchantPay Limited is registered as a Payment Institution with Financial Conduct Authority (FCA United Kingdom). The Group’s operations in Bulgaria are ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2005 certified by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA) and its gateway and solutions are Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Level I compliant.

eMerchantPay Press contact:

Vyara Samoukova PR and Marketing Manager +1 888 833 2842 EXT. 203 mediarelations@emerchantpay.com www.emerchantpay.com