allpay gain American Express Certification

allpay.cards is proud to announce another milestone in the history of the company.  allpay.cards has achieved the American Express Certification for the manufacture and personalisation of American Express card products. This further enhances the payment card production capability alongside accreditation from both Mastercard and Visa at the state of the art manufacturing and bureau facility in Hereford.

This is a significant step for the group as they continue to grow the allpay.cards business to provide a complete end to end card issuance service for clients within the UK and Europe. This addition to their portfolio will provide a full market ready solution for clients who issue cards on the AMEX scheme and will open up new opportunities to develop partnerships further.

allpay’s UK based production facility currently has the capacity to manufacture in excess of 50 million cards and provides full personalisation and card issuance for more than 40 million cards per year.

They currently provide services for a range of clients across banking, payment and government including brands such as the Post Office, Revolut, Monzo Bank, Starling Bank and the Ministry of Justice along with major processors including FIS, Paysafe and GPS.

Jason Rousseau-Hall, Head of Business Development for Card Services said “We have a uniquely positioned facility and card service portfolio providing the UK’s only complete end to end solution for card issuers across all three main schemes. The certification from AMEX compliments our current focus on providing dedicated, flexible and service orientated card manufacturing solution across the UK and Europe. We are exploring exciting opportunities within the American Express partner network to take full advantage of this fantastic milestone and look forward to producing our first live card on the AMEX network”

About allpay.cards

Since launching in 2008, allpay.cards has become one of the fastest growing and most trusted brands in plastic card manufacturing, built on a reputation for delivering a bespoke and high-quality service to clients, no matter how small or large the requirement. As part of the wider allpay Group established in 1994, its core business concentrates on providing bill payment services - primarily to the public sector - and handles £7 billion a year across 60 million transactions.

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