POSDATA Signs North American Distributor Agreement with oona
GIG HARBOR, WASH. April 19, 2023 – POSDATA Group, Inc., a North American distributor of payment technologies, announced today that it has entered into a distribution agreement with oona, a leading enterprise mobility company headquartered in Oulu, Finland. Within the strategic partnership, POSDATA will introduce the oona 8 inch tablet and 22 inch kiosk devices into the North American markets.
“Customers are embracing the coming of SoftPOS solutions for contactless payments on any Android device, which is the breakthrough we have been waiting for,” says Sven Johannsen, Chief Sales Officer of oona. “Our oona devices enable a super intuitive contactless payment process directly on the center of the display, making it very comfortable and easy for the customer to use. Merchants can use our tablets to bring sales to customers almost anywhere and take any type of payment.”
According to Bill McCubbins, POSDATA Executive Vice President, “we believe the Android-based oona devices will appeal to North American POS and payment integrators. The rugged devices not only have contactless tap-to-pay built-in, but the 8 inch tablet also supports multiple Smartback accessories to attach payment devices from the leading manufacturers, including Equinox, Ingenico and Verifone.”
POSDATA will support the deployment of oona devices and accessories from its Louisville, Kentucky deployment facility. In addition, POSDATA will provide value-add sales, marketing, and technical services in support of the oona North American channel development.
A leading innovator in the global enterprise device market, oona is headquartered in Oulu Finland since 2009. The oona devices are available in 8” for portable use cases or 22” as a self-service kiosk designed for retail POS, restaurant apps, and field services markets. The oona tablets are IP 65-rated for durability, dust/water resistance and designed to provide ultra-reliable service in many different indoor-outdoor environments. A family of accessories are available to meet the needs of multiple operational use cases. For more information, please visit https://oona-solution.com.
About POSDATA Group, Inc.
POSDATA Group, Inc. is the premier payments systems distributor for the North American channel. We build lasting relationships with OEM vendors and channel partners based on integrity, expertise, and service excellence. Our seasoned professionals have deep domain expertise which enables them to customize solutions to meet unique commercial requirements that drive real business results.
Founded in 1973, POSDATA is headquartered in Gig Harbor, Washington and is privately held. The company has a certified point-to-point (P2PE) key injection and distribution center in Louisville, Kentucky, and sales offices around the country. In addition to offering leading payment equipment brands, POSDATA provides comprehensive, single-source deployment, configuration, and support services. For more information, visit https://posdata.com.