411.ca, Pivotal Payments partner to provide enhanced services to Canadian merchants
TORONTO--411.ca, Canada's Local Search Engine(TM), and Pivotal Payments, a leading provider of merchant services, announced today a strategic business relationship that will allow 411.ca customers to save money on point-of-sale terminals and credit card processing services. Pivotal merchants will receive a special promotional offer for advertising on 411.ca. 411.ca is used by over two million Canadians and generates 13 million queries for local businesses each month.
Pivotal Payments will offer all new merchants three months of free, enhanced listings, on 411.ca through the highly popular and successful Owner Verified(TM) program. The program gives business owners preferential listing placement in online search results on 411.ca. Pivotal merchants who continue to advertise after the promotional period will also receive an additional savings of $100 from 411.ca that can be applied to either a enhanced listing or premium listing. 411.ca will also be offering its customers an introductory discount on payment processing services from Pivotal Payments.
"411.ca is committed to offering business owners products and services that simplify their day to day operations and increase their visibility in local markets," said Stephen K. Curry, President and Chief Executive Officer at 411 Local Search Corp. "This partnership will provide our customers with additional savings in this challenging economic environment."
"It's always nice to see partnerships that benefit hard-working Canadian business owners," said Philip Fayer, President and CEO of Pivotal Payments. "This program adds value to businesses of all sizes by providing them increased online exposure at an affordable price."
Existing 411.ca and Pivotal Payment customers will receive further details on the relationship in the coming weeks.