BOCA RATON, Fla., May 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FlexShopper, Inc. (FPAY) (“FlexShopper”), a leading national online lease-to-own (“LTO”) retailer and omnichannel LTO payment solution provider, today announced that a new 127-store retail chain will adopt its LTO “save the sale” program, which is expected to roll out beginning on June 3rd.
Brad Bernstein, CEO, stated, “We continue to see tremendous interest in our ‘save the sale’ LTO program as evidenced by this new partnership. Our continued success and penetration at retail POS is a clear testament to the value proposition we offer retailers and consumers, and we are excited to sign up this new retail partner.”
FlexShopper, Inc. (FPAY) is a leading omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions for non-prime consumers and for retailers. For shoppers, a simple application completed online or in store provides immediate purchasing power to non-prime consumers. For retailers, we provide an attractive alternative to their non-prime retail customers, which helps them “save the sale” and increase their business. Our unique, proprietary technology platform serves both B2C and B2B channels. FlexShopper’s largest direct to consumer channel is its LTO marketplace (www.flexshopper.com), which features over 150,000 items drop-shipped by some of the nation’s largest retailers. FlexShopper’s B2B channels include its mobile LTO point-of-sale technology and its LTO payment option on retailers’ ecommerce sites. FlexShopper approves consumers utilizing its proprietary consumer screening model, collects from consumers under an LTO contract and pays its retail partners for the goods.
All statements in this release that are not based on historical fact are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements, which are based on certain assumptions and describe our future plans, strategies and expectations, can generally be identified by the use of forward-looking terms such as “believe,” “expect,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “could,” “seek,” “intend,” “plan,” “goal,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” or other comparable terms. Examples of forward-looking statements include, among others, statements we make regarding expectations of the roll-out of our LTO “save the sale” program with retailers, the expansion of our lease-to-own program; expectations concerning our partnerships with retail partners; investments in, and the success of, our underwriting technology and risk analytics platform; our ability to collect payments due from customers; expected future operating results and; expectations concerning our business strategy. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements, as a result of various factors including, among others, the following: our limited operating history, limited cash and history of losses; our ability to obtain adequate financing to fund our business operations in the future; the failure to successfully manage and grow our FlexShopper.com e-commerce platform; our ability to maintain compliance with financial covenants under our credit agreement; our dependence on the success of our third-party retail partners and our continued relationships with them; our compliance with various federal, state and local laws and regulations, including those related to consumer protection; the failure to protect the integrity and security of customer and employee information; and the other risks and uncertainties described in the Risk Factors and in Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations sections of our Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequently filed Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. The forward-looking statements made in this release speak only as of the date of this release, and FlexShopper assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements to reflect actual results or changes in expectations, except as otherwise required by law.
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