February 17, 2023
SUPER STUDIO, inc.
SB Payment Service Corp.
SUPER STUDIO, inc. (Meguro-ku, Tokyo, CEO Kosuke Hayashi, hereinafter referred to as “SUPER STUDIO”) and SB Payment Service Corp. a subsidiary of SoftBank Corp. (Minato-ku, Tokyo, President and CEO Jun Shimba, hereinafter referred to as “SUPER STUDIO”) "SBPS") has provided multiple payment methods by linking SBPS's Online Payment Service with the SaaS-type EC platform "ecforce" provided by SUPER STUDIO. will provide Apple Pay as a new payment methods *1. Apple Pay supports recurring billing, which is ideal for regular purchases.
Businesses that develop regular purchases in the EC business have expanded payment methods such as credit cards and deferred payment. However, there are concerns about users dropping out of their cart when they register their credit card information for the first purchase, an increase in credit losses due to non-payment of BNPL（Buy now pay later）, and an increase in the continuation rate of regular purchases due to inability to make payments due to expired credit cards. There were various issues, such as a decrease in
With this background and the needs of EC businesses looking to expand payment methods, we have made it possible for EC/D2C businesses to introduce Apple Pay as payment methods with “ecforce”. Apple Pay supports recurring billing, and biometric authentication allows payments to be completed without entering payment information.
Users with Mastercard, JCB, and American Express credit cards can use Apple Pay to pay for applications and online shopping. With Apple Pay, payment is seamlessly completed with FaceID/TouchID biometric authentication, eliminating the need to enter delivery address, contact information, credit card number, etc. It also supports recurring payments such as subscriptions.
All payment methods support recurring billing, which is ideal for regular purchases.
|Wallet payment||Apple Pay（Mastercard、JCB、American Express）|
|Credit Card Payment||Visa, Mastercard, JCB, American Express, Diners Club International|
|Mobile Carrier Billings||SoftBank Mobile Wallet, d payment, au Kantan Kessai (Easy Payment)|
|Payment option||Tokenization service (dedicated tablet device)|
To commemorate the launch of the Apple Pay payment methods, a campaign will be held for EC/D2C businesses who have applied for Apple Pay as payment methods on "ecforce". For details, please contact us using the form below.
|campaign period||Wednesday, March 1, 2023 to Sunday, April 30, 2023|
|Campaign target||EC/D2C business operators who applied for Apple Pay as payment methods with "ecforce" during the campaign period|
|Campaign benefits||Apple Pay monthly fee free forever|
|Notes||①Even during the campaign period, a separate settlement fee of 3.6% will be charged.
② If you apply for Apple Pay after the campaign ends, you will be charged a monthly fee of 1,500 yen (excluding tax) *3.
"ecforce" provided by SUPER STUDIO is an EC platform with the No. 1 growth rate that maximizes the customer experience of all people involved in things and things from marketing to the supply chain. It has been introduced by a wide range of companies, from startups to enterprise companies, and contributes to improving CVR and LTV for many manufacturers.
For more information, please check here.
As a PSP agency, SBPS provides business operators with more than 40 brands of payment methods that can be used at online shops. We have licenses for international credit card brands such as Visa, Mastercard, and UnionPay, and we not only act as vetting and management operations, settlement services, and fraud detection services as PSP We are a one-stop shop.
SUPER STUDIO and SBPS will continue to provide highly convenient services that meet the needs of businesses.
*1 Please contact SBPS for the timing of accepting applications for businesses that are already using SBPS's Online Payment Service with "ecforce". (Contact: https://service.sbpayment.jp/l/562982/2023-02-01/9rb2fv)
*2 Researched by SUPER STUDIO and SBPS.
*3 SBPS will bill monthly fees and settlement fees every month.
|Representative||Representative Director Kosuke Hayashi|
|Location||2-23-18 Shimomeguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo Meguro Yamate-dori Building 8F|
|Established||December 24, 2014|
|Business content||As a D2C support company, we provide one-stop support for all processes, from extracting world needs through big data analysis, product development, providing the EC platform "ecforce", advertising operations, and delivering products directly to consumers.|
|Representative||Jun Shinba, President and CEO|
|Location||1-7-1 Kaigan, Minato-ku, Tokyo Tokyo Port City Takeshiba Office Tower|
|Established||October 1, 2004|
|Business content||Payment service, collection agency and corporate calculation office work, acquiring (card merchant business) business, issuing (card issuing business) business|