epay partners with Comm Sense to now offer SIM card pack product to retailers


LONDON, United Kingdom — 20th October 2009 — epay Ltd. (“epay”),

a market leader in electronic payment solutions in the UK, today announced its partnership with Comm Sense Ltd (“Comm Sense”)  – a leading distributor of personal communication and entertainment products – to offer Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card packs through its retail network. The addition of SIM card packs to the epay product line enables participating epay retailers to offer consumers more choice of where they can switch and top-up their mobile network in a one-stop-shop. 

epay retailers will enjoy competitive commissions of up to £6.00 per SIM card pack sold when the SIM is activated – a significant return for minimum outlay. Retailers will also benefit from the simple re-ordering process via telephone, e-mail, Web or fax for additional SIM card packs costing just   50p each. 

Barry Moore, Comm Sense Managing Director, “We are delighted to be working in partnership with epay to assist their retailers in expanding revenues and offer consumers an alternative destination to meet their ever changing mobile needs.”

Participating epay outlets will receive a free introductory SIM card pack consisting of 50 PAYG SIM card packs – 5 SIM cards for each of the 10 leading UK mobile networks: O2, Vodafone, T-Mobile, Orange, 3, Lebara Mobile, Nomi-mobile, TalkMobile, Virgin Mobile and Lycamobile.  Consumers simply select their preferred mobile network and pay over the counter. A handy guide contained in the SIM card pack shows consumers how to activate their chosen SIM card to their handset. 

Tim Allen, Sales Director, epay, “The epay and Comm Sense partnership offers epay’s network of national and independent retailers the opportunity to profit from a new source of income, as well as enhancing existing mobile top-ups. The Comm Sense free introductory SIM card pack provides a complete entry kit to any retailer wishing to grow their product portfolio and drive more footfall into their stores where consumers can change their mobile network and top-up their mobile in just one visit.”

Each pack also includes all of the necessary display and promotional material to enable epay retailers to start selling and profiting immediately. To find out more, contact your epay Sales Representative or Account Manager.