Payments Pioneer Launches DriverDash, the Mobile Payment Solution for
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2018--
Inc., a leading provider of innovative corporate payment solutions,
today announced the launch of DriverDash, a simple, easy-to-use
alternative to plastic for added security.
DriverDash lets fleet drivers authorize a fuel transaction from inside
their vehicles to create a seamless and secure transaction via mobile
WEX Vice President of Product, Peggy Watson said, “DriverDash is the
next evolution in fuel cards: powerful, fast, simple and convenient.
We’re thrilled to continue to use our innovative technology to provide
customers with modern, safe, seamless ways to pay for their fuel and
capture their data.”
DriverDash borrows heavily from the long WEX tradition of using
proprietary technology in close consultation with customers to develop
products that make the daily operations of their job easier.
“Drivers will get a faster, easier, intuitive payment experience,” she
said. “Businesses will see less downtime for fueling and enhanced
transaction security. DriverDash uses thumbprint or facial recognition
to authorize and document the transaction and drivers can only utilize
the app upon receiving an invite from the fleet manager.”
The DriverDash program is currently available at more than 11,000 Exxon
and Mobil-branded service stations across the continental U.S. and WEX
is actively expanding the network among its accepting merchants.
“We are excited to partner with WEX in accepting the DriverDash mobile
payment app, for use with our proprietary ExxonMobil fleet cards,” said
Miguel Castillo, Americas Payments Marketing Manager, ExxonMobil Fuels
and Lubricants. “This is a great addition to our fleet card benefits,
and we look forward to continuously innovating with WEX to meet the
evolving needs of our customers.”
“We live in a mobile age in which we use our phones for just about
everything,” Watson said. “So as we continue to look at ways to better
serve our customers, it only made sense to bring our traditional
payments platform to mobile devices.”
About WEX Inc.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of
corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments
beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded into a multi-channel provider of
corporate payment solutions representing 11 million vehicles and
offering exceptional security and control across a wide spectrum of
business sectors. WEX serves a global set of customers and partners with
offices in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, the United
Kingdom, Italy, France, Germany, Norway and Singapore. WEX and its
subsidiaries employ more than 3,000 associates. The company has been
publicly traded since 2005, and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange
under the ticker symbol “WEX.” For more information, visit www.wexinc.com
and follow WEX on Twitter at @WEXIncNews.
ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded
international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to
help meet the world’s growing energy needs. ExxonMobil holds an
industry-leading inventory of resources, and is one of the world’s
largest integrated refiners, marketers of petroleum products and
chemical manufacturers. For more information about Exxon and Mobil
brands, visit www.exxon.com/about-us.
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Source: WEX Inc.
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