SAN FRANCISCO – August 29, 2012– Square, the company reinventing commerce, announced today that the Square Card Reader is now available in more than 1,000 AT&T company owned retail stores, adding to the growing list of more than 20,000 retail locations across the country where Card Readers are sold. The Square Card Reader enables anyone to accept credit card payments on their mobile device and has seen rapid adoption from small business owners across the United States.
“AT&T stores are a convenient retail destination for purchasing Square Card Readers, offering entrepreneurs the ability to purchase all of the devices they need to run their business in one place,” said Jeffrey Kolovson, head of Retail Distribution at Square. “Square Card Reader makes it easier than ever for businesses to get started and grow using only their mobile device.”
The Square Card Reader application is the easiest way to accept card payments and takes only minutes to set up. The Square Card Reader simply plugs into the headphone jack of smartphone or tablets and enables individuals and businesses to begin accepting payments immediately. The Square Register application for iPad is a more robust offering and serves as a full point of sale system for businesses to accept payments, track inventory, share menu and location information as well as provide discounts and rewards.
Visit www.squareup.com/retail for a map of where the Square card reader is sold.
The Square Card Reader suggested retail is $9.95 with a $10 rebate upon signup for new users.
About Square, Inc.
Square is making commerce easy for everyone. Starting with a free credit card reader for the iPhone, iPad, and Android devices, Square Reader allows anyone to accept credit cards anywhere, anytime, for a low transaction rate of 2.75 percent per swipe, with no hidden fees. Square Register serves as a full point-of-sale system for businesses to accept payments, manage items, and share menu and location information. Square Wallet, available in the US, is the most seamless way to pay, enabling individuals to pay at their favorite local businesses, discover new ones nearby, explore menu listings, and store receipts. Founded in 2009, and headquartered in San Francisco, Square is currently available in the U.S. and Canada. More information is available at squareup.com.