09/06/2017

Instant set up for professional devices with FAMOCO

2017-06-09T16:16:29+00:00

FAMOCO devices are perfect for large-scale deployments: check out the video we just released illustrating how we stand out from the crowd! You’ll discover how FAMOCO devices compare with standard Android smartphones. Our professional devices can be set up in only 12 seconds: that’s 25x faster than standard smartphones.

You could save over 200 hours for a deployment of 1,000 devices. They are the perfect business ready solution thanks to their different embedded features:

– Instant set up
– Built-in Mobile Device Manager (MDM)
– Pre-configured wifi
– No Google account needed Contact us to learn more

29/05/2017

26/04/2017

Be-Bound and FAMOCO pair up to make connectivity accessible to all

2017-04-26T17:12:55+00:00

Connectivity for all!

We are proud to announce that FAMOCO is pairing up with the French start-up Be-Bound, specialized in mobile internet connections services. Be-Bound has developed a technology that increases mobile Internet coverage and its accessibility, bringing services to the largest audience possible. We are using Be-Bound’s expertise to optimize transactions and data flows, in an effort to bridge the gap for internet connections affecting businesses and populations in remote regions of the world. Check out the press release (French)

Visit Be-Bound’s website

23/03/2017

FAMOCO wins best payment terminal innovation award at Cashless Africa Expo

2017-06-08T15:27:36+00:00

On March 22nd and 23rd 2017, Mobile Money Africa organized the 6th edition of the Cashless Africa Conference and Expo in Lagos, Nigeria.
This event brings together Fintechs, technology companies and financial institutions to discuss the role of digital payment solutions  in Africa’s economy and how they can benefit all populations.

FAMOCO is proud to have received a Cashless Africa Award for Best Payment Terminal Innovation!
Check out the winners list. Contact us to learn more

28/02/2017

Ingenico Group and FAMOCO pool their expertise to develop a new business offering

2017-03-01T10:21:44+00:00

Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING), the global leader in seamless payment, and FAMOCO, leader of Android-based transactional devices, today announced that they have been collaborating on an industry tailored offering. This partnership brings together the best of their know-how to achieve greater integration of payment acceptance solutions and business services.

This initiative forms part of Ingenico’s ongoing effort to open up to various platforms and ecosystems, with the aim to broaden its range of payment solutions and meet all merchants’ needs. FAMOCO is specialized in secure Android-based solutions supporting the digital transformation of businesses and their staff in mobility, notably in the fields of transport, healthcare or utilities. Ingenico provides its long-standing expertise in secure electronic payment. The companies’ respective markets are complementary, so are their sizes.

A proof of concept will be demonstrated on Ingenico’s and FAMOCO’s booth at Mobile World Congress […]

FAMOCO at Mobile World Congress 2017

2017-02-24T15:30:31+00:00

 27 February – 2 March 2017
Hall 5 Booth 5C22

After a memorable Mobile World Congress in 2016, where FAMOCO was awarded the Best B2B Solution Award, we will once again be attending the world’s largest mobile industry event – for the third time in a row! This will be the perfect occasion for us to showcase our latest solutions that target the mobility and access control markets.
In particular, you will discover the first standalone device in Europe to accept payments through AliPay, as well as the turnkey KYC solution that Orange has chosen to deploy across its network.
Come by our booth to discover how our Android transactional solution can help you achieve your mobile digital transformation goals.

OUR HAPPENINGS

Tuesday, 28th February
Friendly evening Wine & Cheese on our booth
Wednesday, 29th February
Networking open bar at Hotel Omm
– starting […]

FAMOCO raises €11M of funding to boost its international growth

2017-04-06T15:15:27+00:00

FAMOCO, leader of Android-based transactional devices, today announced a €11m round of financing led by Idinvest Partners, together with Orange Digital Ventures, SNCF Digital Ventures, BNP Paribas Développement and alongside their historical investors Hi inov, Fonds Ambition Numérique managed by Bpifrance, and Aurinvest.

Paris – February 20th 2017 –
This new round of funding will enable FAMOCO to meet growing international demand for transactional solutions in the fields of cashless payment, transportation, smart city as well as the digital transformation in mobility faced by large corporations.

The startup experienced tremendous growth in 2016, driven by its innovative solution that secures transactions on mobile devices. It combines a secure Android-based device with a built-in Mobile Device Management (MDM) platform. FAMOCO plans to double in size this year with over 50 recruitments planned and will also open offices in Europe, Middle-East, Africa, USA […]

05/01/2017

FAMOCO boosts French Tech business at CES in Las Vegas

2017-03-01T16:26:53+00:00

The startup launches an exclusive lead management offer for French Tech Startups
and will present a prototype of secure smartphones for kids and seniors

Paris, 19th December 2016

From the 5th to 8th January 2017, FAMOCO, the leader in secure Android devices, will be present at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the largest trade show devoted to technological innovation in consumer electronics, with two separate announcements: The launch of an exclusive lead management offer for startups of the French Tech and the presentation of a unique prototype of secure smartphones for kids and seniors.

An exclusive “Lead retrieval” offer for French Tech startups at CES

FAMOCO has negotiated an exclusive “Lead retrieval” offer for French startups present at the Las Vegas show. In partnership with ITN International, the official Lead retrieval supplier of CES 2017, […]

07/12/2016

FAMOCO Wins a SESAMES 2016 Award!

2017-03-01T16:36:50+00:00

SESAMES eTransactions Award winners!

Our solution to digitalize humanitarian aid has been awarded the eTransaction SESAMES 2016 award.

The ceremony took place last week at the TrustTech event in Cannes.

Our winning entry is a solution that digitalizes food assistance transactions in complex environments. Beneficiaries from humanitarian programmes receive contactless cards to purchase goods at local merchants who receive card readers, enabling them for the first time to choose the goods they need using a secure procedure, instead of receiving food rations.

There are currently over a million cards deployed across 11 countries.

This innovation helps the shift from food rations to cash assistance in the humanitarian ecosystem. Our NFC reader and cards makes communities more dynamic as beneficiaries can redeem their allowance from different merchants when they chose, which in turn varies the offering and gives a more […]

24/11/2016

The FAMOCO team climbs the highest summit in North Africa: Toubkal

2017-02-10T15:18:40+00:00

To celebrate our excellent results, we organized a team building trip to Morocco!

From the 17th to 20th November 2016, 35 FAMOCO employees trekked Mount Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa culminating at 4,167 meters above sea level.

We trekked more than 40 km over 2 days in the Atlas mountains, accompanied by 5 local guides. The team was composed of 15 different nationalities with ages ranging from 22 to 49 years old.

On our first day we set off  from the village of Imlil and walked 5h30 to the refuge situated at 3,200 meters of altitude.

After a short night in what felt like sub-zero temperatures (in reality it was probably 10C!) we left before dawn, equipped with crampons and ice picks for 4h30 of accession to the […]

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