How Chippercash’s Integration With Thepeer Is Changing The Checkout Game In Africa

The face of e-commerce is changing in Africa, and Thepeer is leading the change.

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Obiageli Unoka
Jun 17, 20221 min read
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The face of e-commerce is changing in Africa, and Thepeer is leading the change. In the e-commerce world today, mobile shoppers account for over 2.45 billion users, spending over $4.17 trillion on retail shopping, according to Statista; This shows that e-commerce is going mobile. How do we ensure that businesses keep up with this changing lifestyle? How do we give them a mobile-first checkout?


Africa's cross-border payments giant Chippercash teamed up with Thepeer by integrating its Checkout API to deliver seamless online shopping experiences for its users. This means Chippercash users can shop and pay with their wallets at checkout points that have integrated Thepeer's infrastructure. What does this mean? -- Chippercash users will be able to pay for goods and services on checkout points that have Thepeer integrated; stores like BuyFood and Smileysocks can now receive payments from Chippercash users. This integration is available to all of Chipper's four million+ users.

To learn more as a user on how to use your Chippercash wallet on checkout terminals, read How to pay with Chipper Cash via Thepeer, written by the fantastic Chippercash team.

If you are a store owner or a wallet provider who wants to get on Thepeer, head to our website to get an account.


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