About thumbzup

Thumbzup was founded in 2011 with the purpose of making card payments easy for Small and Micro Enterprises. Today thumbzup has grown to be a market leader in providing enterprise mobility and payment solutions to tier 1 retailers in South Africa and Australia. In 2012 Entrée Capital, an international venture capital firm comprising of ex-founders, took a majority shareholding in thumbzup.

In 2017 Saul Gorin took over as CEO. Saul is an experienced Executive having spent 13 years at UCS Technology Services/BCX and 15 years with Engen/Mobil Oil. We have a global presence and are domiciled in the UK. Thumbzup have sales and support offices in Cape Town and Melbourne with their head office in Centurion South Africa.

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Solutions & Services

Thumbzup is the world’s most innovative payment and enterprise mobility platform.

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Retail Solutions

We empower retail from SMEs to large chains across the globe.

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Partners

Thumbzup works with acquirers, payment processors, POS vendors, and omnichannel platforms to deliver a seamless solution.

Thumbzup Stats

Our Clients

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Company Updates

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  • 8 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    The Payment Blade 2.2 is coming soon, this is what the market can expect from our latest version: - Android 8 - Full Google Services - USBC comms port - Fast Charging and surge protection - Enhanced front and back camera - Faster CPU - Increased battery life and management www.thumbzup.com #PaymentBlade #Android8 #Googleservices #mobility #mobileplatform #paymentsolution #innovation #cooltech #google #payment #android #retail #retailplatform #enterprisemobility

  • 13 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    The Future of the Payments Landscape Panel at the Digital Retail Conference 2019 Glen Ross Brian Mather Shaun Holley and moderator David Reynders Thank you for the great discussion and your deep insights. It was our privilege to have you with us. www.thumbzup.com #Digitalretail #thumbzup #conference #paymentslandscape #futureofretail #crypto #closedloop #socialpayments #digitalpayments #paymentsolutions #EMV #eGateway

  • 13 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Welcome Glen Ross to the #thumbzup team, we are very excited to have you on board. We hope you have loads of fun. www.thumbzup.com #talent #welcome #team #fun #onboard #winningteam #coolcompany #paymenttech #paymentsolution #retailsolutions #retailtech #innovation

  • 19 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Don't worry, we have got this! • PCI-PTS with SRED • EMV Level 1 for contact cards • EMV Level 2 for contact cards • EMV Level 1 for contactless cards • VISA L2 for contactless card readers • Mastercard L2 for contactless card readers • The key loading facility is fully PCI PIN security audited; • The back-office environment is PCI DSS certified and PCI PIN security audited • The complete solution has achieved P2PE certification www.thumbzup.com #compliance #certification #security #audit #contactless #certified #EMV #PCI #L1 #L2 #L3 #PCI #PCIDSS #PCIPIN #P2PE #EMV

  • 21 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Welcome on board Grant Pienaar from all of us at #thumbzup www.thumbzup.com #talent #developmentteam #havefunatwork

  • 23 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    The Payment Pebble® provides an affordable and #payment secure card present payment solution to the events, delivery and logistics industries. We are looking for to announcing our the next version with Bluetooth soon. www.thumbzup.com #PaymentPebble® #cardpayments #paymentsolution #SME #mobilepayments #mpos #PCI #EMV #mobility #bluetooth

Customer Testimonials

“Thumbzup have been a key partner for Debonairs Pizza with regards to enhancing our delivery technology platforms. Together with the application development from our POS partners, they have been able to provide and support the requisite technologies to enable GPS tracking, mobile payments, improved service delivery and live consumer satisfaction ratings. Thumbzup have been an agile and innovative partner who continue to support our consumer-driven approach and provide the technology solutions to complement our convenience-driven market leadership.”

“With the Thumbzup devices integrating with our software, the Yuppiechef stores have true omnichannel capabilities. Customers can process returns and order from our online catalogue, for collection or for delivery, right from the store floor.”

Our Mission

Making payments easy for people and businesses.