“ASHBURN International”, a company installing banking payment card, e-
commerce and loyalty system solutions, was established in 1998 as a
subsidiary of the parent company “Ashburn International Holdings, Inc.” with
the purpose of providing information technology solutions and outsourcing
services to the customers of finance, commerce, telecommunications and
service sector. In 2003, the company became a member of the group of
companies “Penki kontinentai”.
“ASHBURN International” has established itself in electronic payment and
services market in 2002, when it developed an e-commerce system for
prepayment of bills, allowing mobile users to replenish their accounts in
shopping centers. First authorization projects of loyalty cards marked with
brands of international associations “VISA International” and “MasterCard
Worldwide” were implemented on that same year.
Today, payment card authorization solutions are the main area of activities
of “ASHBURN International” that includes development and deployment of
integrated and standalone POS (Point of Sale) terminals in different points
of sale in Lithuania and abroad. Services include programming, certification
and installation of hardware and software required for payment card
authorization, checkout operator training, consulting for sellers and
Software and hardware for payment card terminals is certified and complies
with the requirements of the EMV standard of international organizations
“VISA International” and “MasterCard Worldwide”. In 2007, “ASHBURN
International” authorization center was certified in accordance with the
highest level international requirements of payment card data security PCI
DSS Level 1. The company has certified channels for the transfer of bank
card operations to the major commercial banks in Lithuania and their
authorization centers – SEB, “Swedbank”, DNB and “Citadele” via “FirstData
Loyalty program design, development, support and maintenance is the second
largest area of activities of “ASHBURN International”. For more than ten
years now, the company has been successfully providing maintenance services
of “IKI PREMIJA” loyalty system to the company “Palink”, which operates one
of the largest trade networks in Lithuania. The company moreover takes pride
in one of the largest loyalty projects in Lithuania, i.e. “Mylimiausia
kortelė” that was launched in 2012 and unites five partners operating some
of the largest trade networks – “IKI” trade network, “Senukai”, “ČILI”,
“Gintarinė vaistinė”, “Statoil Lietuva”, SEB bank.
Moreover, in 2011, “ASHBURN International” obtained a licence of payment
institution with limited activities and currently offers its customers
payment collection and remittance solutions across Lithuania.
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