London, 22 November 2021 | AstroPay, a global leader in online payment solutions, announced today that it has signed agreements to partner with leading international e-commerce platforms including WooCommerce, VTEX and PrestaShop to expand its e-commerce reach and access wider consumer base in new markets.
Merchants using the platforms or trading on marketplaces will now have the option to effortlessly download AstroPay’s online payment plugin and simply add the function to their checkout pages, enabling them to receive payments instantly and directly while allowing customers to conveniently make online purchases using AstroPay.
This functionality allows merchants to actively grow and connect to global consumers, while allowing users to make payments conveniently and securely with their preferred payment methods.
Mikael Lijtenstein, CEO of AstroPay said: “Merchants of all sizes have come to realize the potential that comes with an e-commerce business model, and online payments has played a significant role in the growth of e-commerce over recent years. We built AstroPay to meet the changing needs of today’s fast growing global businesses, and these partnerships gives WooCommerce, VTEX and PrestaShop’s merchants the means to meet demands for more choice and better payment experience.
“AstroPay will help platforms and merchants reach millions more people worldwide with our simple and accessible payment solution. We look forward to working with other platforms and strategic partners to develop our solutions, allowing us to grow together and achieve further consolidation in e-commerce.”
AstroPay has a dedicated team that focuses on enhancing payment solutions for vertical e-commerce, developing innovative products and working together with e-commerce stakeholders to allow small and medium-sized businesses to bolster their operations and enhance user experience.
Founded in 2009, AstroPay is a pioneer in global payment solutions. It is the payment solution of choice for thousands of consumers around the world who want to make online purchases on international sites, and it also aims to help merchants access markets more easily and securely.
With a strong presence and solid experience in delivering payment solutions in emerging markets, AstroPay is now available worldwide and serving more customers in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
AstroPay has offices in the UK and Latin America, with over 3.5 million users, 500 merchants, and more than 200 payment methods available globally. The team behind AstroPay has extensive experience in handling the specificities of different markets, offering an efficient solution to all its customers: merchants, end users, and business partners.