PRINCETON, NJ--(Marketwired - Jun 10, 2013) - Heartland Payment Systems (
"Consistently ranking among the FORTUNE 1000 is an honor that our entire company can be proud of," said Bob Carr, Heartland's chairman and chief executive officer. "Powered by an exceptional team of nearly 3,000 employees, we have been -- and remain committed to -- working diligently to grow our business and help merchants improve their operations with an ever-expanding suite of electronic payment and business solutions. Heartland is consistently reaching significant new financial and operational milestones, and this ranking is one achievement that we are especially excited about year after year."
Building on its core foundation of fair dealings, transparency and merchant advocacy, Heartland is aggressively enhancing its portfolio of products and services to deliver a greater breadth of best-in-class business solutions that help merchants improve and grow their businesses. Through a blend of organic development, strategic acquisitions and partnerships, Heartland is bringing value-added innovation to merchants large and small.
For example, Heartland is at the forefront of mobile payments technology with its Mobuyle™ mobile payment acceptance solution, the first mobile application designed by a major payments processor, as well as its MyLunchMoney.com® mobile payments application for parents of school-aged children to manage school meal expenses from smart phones and tablets. The company is also expanding its payroll offerings with one of the most competitive solutions on the market; its suite of SmartLink managed network services with robust connectivity; and its campus solutions with loan payment processing and tuition payment plans.
Carr concluded, "As the technology and business environments evolve, Heartland will continue to enhance its offerings to help merchants lower operating costs, maximize opportunities for revenue generation, streamline operations, and grow their business."
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