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.

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  • Today Agoview on linkedin

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    How does thumbzup make retail easy? 1. ROI through reduction of till infrastructure 2. CRM - customer acquisition and retention is easy 3. Enterprise Mobility - one device many functions 4. MPOS 5. Loyalty - we support store cards, giftcards and 3rd party loyalty 6. Everyone can sell - 7. Faster queues with Qbusting 8. Sales upliftment through better customer engagement 9. Great omnichannel platform www.thumbzup.com #innovation #sales #retail #mobility #infrastructure #payments #omnichannel #mpos #qbusting #omnichannel #customerengagement #cx #ux #loyalty #pointofsale #crm #enterprisemobility #PCI #cardpayments #paymentsolution #enablement #digitisation

  • 2 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Do you have a legacy POS software but want to execute on omnichannel, mPos and Qbusting today? Using an ecommerce solution on the #PaymentBlade, thumbzup can deliver #mpos and #omnichannel with card present and digital payment acceptance to any retailer. www.thumbzup.com #thumbzup #mobility #cardpayments #digitalpayments #paymentsolutions #enterprisemobility #retail #instore #retailsolutions #Qbusting #innovation

  • 9 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Are you driving a KYC strategy? How does your store process the opening of accounts and verify credit applications? The thumbzup platform is more than a mobile POS and payment solution. The #paymentblade offers e-receipting and digital engagement with customers. Our innovation facilitates a seamless customer take-on whilst providing a value added service. The Payment Blade has 2D scanning, front and back cameras making it easy to FICA, RICA and facilitate credit or store applications. One device, making it easy! https://lnkd.in/gUZV-NC #KYC #customerservice #customerexperience #CX #retail #innovation #mpos #paymentsolution #rica #fica #ereceipting #digitaltransformation #makingiteasy #thumbzup #payments #mobility #enterprisemobility #omnichannel #earlyadopter

  • 10 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Ecentric are the payment solution partner to most of South Africa's tier 1 retailers, they are also the payments processor for the thumbzup #PaymentBlade This great partnership makes it easy for retailers to simply extend their agreements to broaden their solution offering in-store to include #mpos and #omnichannel https://lnkd.in/g89Dcnz #Ecentric #paymentsolution #mobility #innovation #payments #switching #retail #partnerships #switches #earlyadopter #thumbzup #enablement #mobilization #thumbzup #paymentprocessor #enterprisemobility #processors #paymentsolutions

  • 13 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    Mobile is eating the world was a headline from NRF 2018 earlier this year. The thumbzup platform provides the functionality to realise these key retail trends. www.thumbzup.com #enterprisemobility #mobility #NRF #retailtrends #retail #Instoreexperience #CX #UX #thumbzup #Paymentblade #mpos #paymentsolution #paymentplatform #Android #personalshopping #omnichannel #ecommerce #marketleader #innovation #earlyadopter #functionality #mobilization

  • 16 Days Agoview on linkedin

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    This is how thumbzup makes retail easy! 1. Increase merchandising space with mPOS - remove fixed tills 2. CRM and customer acquisition is easy on the Payment Blade 3. Enterprise mobility - we offer 1 device with many in-store functions that accepts payments too 4. The Payment Blade accepts all digital payments, such as #Zapper #eBucks #SamsungPay #Wearables #cardnotpresent on the ecommerce site and #cardpresent 5. Loyalty store cards are supported as well as gift cards 6. Store assistants have access to product information, stock look ups, it is easy to provide assisted selling. Everyone can be a sales person! 7. Faster queues, quicker sales, better processing - make the checkout process frictionless 8. Be measured on value not price, the Payment Blade provides a great customer experience through hyper-sales engagement 9. Merge Click and Brick, the Payment Blade supports an omnichannel strategy seamlessly www.thumbzup.com #frictionless #omnichannel #thumbzup #mobility #mobilepayments #paymentsolution #enterprisemobility #retail #mpos #crm #digitalpayments #Qbusting #innovation #customerexperience #CX #UX #payments

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.