According to a recent report, Apple Pay has become the most popular mobile payment system in the US, the news comes in a report from NFCWorld.
Apple Pay is now supported by at least 36 percent of the 500 top retailers in the US, this apparently compares to 34% with PayPal, then Mastercard PayPass at 25% and Android Pay at 24%.
Apple Pay has the largest percentage of supporting US merchants with 36% accepting the mobile payment service today, up from 16% last year, research released by Boston Retail Partners (BRP) reveals. Some 22% of retailers are planning to accept Apple Pay in the next 12 months and 11% plan to do so within the next one to three years, while 31% are adopting a “wait and see” approach.
Mobile payments are expected to become more popular over the next couple of years, it will be interesting to see if Apple Pay ends up continuing to be the most popular.
Source NFCWorld, iClarified
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