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Thursday, 10 December 2009

Fortumo Mobile Payment Service Launched in Russia

Lisaks lääneturgutele vallutab Fortumo usinasti ka idaturgustid, nimelt alustasid nad teenuse pakkumist Venemaal, samuti sihitakse Valgevenet ja Ukrainat

Eesti mobiilimakseplatvorm Fortumo.com alustas laienemist endiste Idabloki riikide seas, tänasest avati teenus Venemaal. Ettevõtte sõnul alustatakse peale aastavahetust teenuste pakkumist ka Ukrainas ning Valgevenes.

"Venemaad peetakse õigustatult Baltikumi kui ka ülejäänud Euroopa internetiettevõtjate jaoks üheks atraktiivsemaiks ning võimalusterohkemaiks sihtturuks," ütles Fortumo venekeelsete turgude Turundusjuht Andrei Dementjev. "Fortumol on hea meel, et saame nüüd maksekanalina abiks olla kõigile Venemaale laienevatele ettevõtetele" lisas Dementjev.

Lisaks mobiilsele makselahendusele saab igaüks Fortumo abil luua SMS-teenuse ilma tehnilisi oskusi vajamata vaid 5 minutiga. Fortumo lihtsad teenused on suunatud kasutajatele, kes ei ole programmeerimisega kokku puutunud, samas edasijõudnud teenused võimaldavad programmeerida oma SMS-teenuse ja siduda selle mistahes internetikeskkonnaga.

"Fortumo peamisteks klientideks on internetipõhised suhtlus-, info-, meelelahutus-, ja ärikeskkonnad ning internetiportaalid, aga ka raadiojaamad, kohalikud ajalehed ning reklaamifirmad, kes on praeguseks hetkeks kahekümneüheksas riigis loonud pea 85 000 teenuse, " ütles Dementjev.

Fortumo laseb igaühel teha SMS-teenuse viie minutiga, ilma erioskusi vajamata 29-s riigis Euroopas kui Aasias.

Lisainfot küsige julgelt Martin Koppelilt, kes on Fortumo OÜ tegevjuht:
56 666 273
martin.koppel@fortumo.com

In addition to western markets Fortumo is also conquering the East. They launched their services in Russia and are targeting Ukraine and Belarus.

Fortumo.com the leading Mobile Payment Provider for SME-s in Eastern Europe and Asia announced today its expansion to Russia. According to the company, Fortumo is planning to cover all the major Ex Soviet Union countries soon. Ukraine and Belarus will be made available shortly after New Years Eve.

"Easter European and Ex Soviet Union countries are still difficult to access for most of the western internet companies ", - says CEO Fortumo Martin Koppel. "Fortumo sees itself as a gateway, which helps those companies monetize their user base in region without risks and costs", - adds Koppel.

Besides mobile payment, with Fortumo everyone can create SMS-services without any technical background or cost in 5 minutes. Basic services are targeting at users without any technical skills, while advanced services enable experienced service providers to benefit from the multi-country functionality, flexible user interface and competitive revenue sharing.

"Typical Fortumo users are online game portals, social media application developers and different internet entrepreneurs, while radio stations, local newspapers and ad agencies also benefit from the media convergence." says the CEO of Fortumo Martin Koppel. "At the moment people have created nearly 85 000 revenue generating SMS-services," adds Koppel.

Fortumo is providing its services in 29 countries from Nordics, Europe to Southeast Asia, and is available at http://fortumo.com without any startup or monthly fees.

For more information contact Martin Koppel:
martin.koppel@fortumo.com
+37256666273

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