Wallet for contactless payments in stores "Huawei Pay" soon available in Italy

Image that portrays a blonde woman in a jacket and shirt, inside a clothing store, making the payment with her smartphone. The woman is in front of the cashiers, where there are two cashiers and the cashier on the first floor, a woman with brown hair, gives the woman the POS to carry out the operation

Intesa Sanpaolo is the first bank in Italy and in Europe to make the contactless payment service Huawei Pay available to its customers. Thanks to the partnership with Huawei and Bancomat, holders of cards issued by Intesa Sanpaolo on the PagoBANCOMAT® network will soon be able to use the their Huawei(*) smartphone wallet to make contactless payments in stores.

The contactless payment service Huawei Pay is in addition to those offered by the Intesa Sanpaolo Mobile app – named by Forrester Research "Overall Digital Experience Leader" among the European banking apps – and reaffirms the Bank's commitment in the digital area, one of the main areas of attention and development, as also envisaged in the new 2022-2025 Business Plan.

(*) The Huawei device must support NFC (near-field communication) technology