Amazon Payments Unveils Global Partner Program
Amazon has unveiled a new global program designed to help e-commerce platform providers and developers extend Amazon Payments to their merchant customers.
The program, called the Amazon Payments Partner Program, offers tools and services that enable Partners to offer easy integration with Amazon Payments. The program includes solution pre-integration and best practices to help ensure that merchants receive the most effective solutions. What’s more, merchants are eligible to receive exclusive benefits and services from the program, including knowledge-sharing and white glove integration services. The program is free to participate in and available by invitation in the United States, Germany, United Kingdom and Japan.
“The Amazon Payments Partner Program provides Partners with the tools and resources needed to extend the trust and convenience of the Amazon experience to their merchant customers,” said Patrick Gauthier, vice president, Amazon Payments. “We are working together across geographies and industries to help merchants grow and create experiences that delight customers throughout the shopping journey.”
It is important to note that the program includes Premier Partner, Certified Partner and Certified Developer levels, with distinct certified categories for e-commerce platform providers and developers. Partners are also eligible to receive account management, planning support, technical resources and training, as well as Partner directory listing, Partner designation with exclusive logos. Some Partners may also be eligible for co-marketing activities.
“Our merchants want to offer their customers a payment solution that is trusted, easy and familiar,” said Brennan Loh, Director of Business Development at Shopify. “We’re excited to be a Premier Partner in the Amazon Payments Partner Program, enabling our merchants to offer Pay with Amazon."
Those that are interested in being part of Amazon Payments Partner Program can get started here.