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Merrco Payments

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About Merrco Payments

Merrco is a payment processing solutions provider that develops and delivers technology, financial services and payment solutions to merchant customers to enable them to accept credit, debit and alternative payments online and at the point of sale. The company delivers payment processing solutions tailored to the cannabis industry.

Headquarters Location

179 John Street Suite 402

Toronto, Ontario, M5T 1X4,



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Latest Merrco Payments News

Merrco Payments Launches Enhanced Functionality for Software Solution Providers to Seamlessly Enable Payment Processing in the U.S. and Canada

Jan 12, 2022

Author of the article: Article content Through Merrco’s proprietary PayHQ® platform and recently released REST API, technology partners can now quickly enable a semi-integrated physical POS payments solution. TORONTO — With a strong desire to meet the growing needs of technology partners and their U.S. and Canadian merchants, Merrco Payments Inc. (“Merrco”) has added functionality to its PayHQ platform to ensure businesses are able to process integrated payments legally, securely and seamlessly. With PayHQ, technology solution providers, including Point of Sale (POS) and Integrated/Independent Software Vendor (ISV) partners, can grow their brick-and-mortar and ecommerce client base with a Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) compliant checkout experience while minimizing payment credential management. Merrco’s payment portal enables omni-channel payment processing across the U.S. and Canada through a single connection and interface. We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing your browser, or Advertisement Article content PayHQ is now available for easy REST API integration with POS and ISV partners at large, enabling in-person and online payment card acceptance, including for CBD and cannabis ancillary businesses in the U.S. “We’re very excited to launch our extended PayHQ solution into the U.S.,” said Fern Glowinsky, Merrco’s President & CEO. “It’s a gamechanger to offer solution providers access to a robust payments platform through a streamlined integration for both online and in-person purchases within our core vertical – and beyond.” The Payments Platform that Makes it Easy to Embed Payments PayHQ is a powerful end-to-end payment platform that handles transaction authorization, settlement and funding. With a PayHQ integration, payment acceptance is enabled: In person at the point of sale Through a virtual web terminal Via mobile For recurring payments All available through Merrco’s cloud-based, PCI DSS-compliant solution that stores all transaction data in one place, and offers businesses real-time reporting with valuable data and insights. Simplified Partner Integration for Embedded Payments Partnering with Merrco is quick and seamless with dedicated partnership management and support, increased revenue opportunities and sector-specific payments experience. With PayHQ, open API integrations are available for both: In Store Ecommerce iFrame, Hosted Payment Page and direct API integration available To learn more about the benefits of partnering with Merrco and integrating to the PayHQ solution suite, visit . About Merrco Payments Inc. Founded in 2016, Merrco is the leading cannabis payment solution provider, bringing seamless, secure payment solutions to the market by making payments smarter and simpler every step of the way. Merrco’s solution is embedded across the payments value chain with broad distribution through its strategic partnerships and integrations, and their platform offers ecommerce, virtual terminal, mobile, recurring and card present payment solutions with robust online reporting capabilities. Visit to learn more about becoming a Merrco partner. Developed by Merrco’s Payfirma subsidiary, and via an open API integration, PayHQ ® enables merchants and payment technology providers to integrate shopping carts, POS terminals and ecommerce platforms for secure payments acceptance both in store and online. Visit the easy-to-follow developers’ guide to learn more at . View source version on Contacts

Merrco Payments Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Merrco Payments founded?

    Merrco Payments was founded in 2016.

  • Where is Merrco Payments's headquarters?

    Merrco Payments's headquarters is located at 179 John Street, Toronto.

  • What is Merrco Payments's latest funding round?

    Merrco Payments's latest funding round is Unattributed.

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