Buy now, pay later operator Zip is introducing a mobile-based virtual card, enabling UK shoppers to tap and pay for their purchases at the checkout.
Research commissioned by Zip found that one in ten adults plan to use buy now, pay later this Christmas to spread the cost of gifts, with the most common purchases being clothing, grooming and electricals.
Anthony Drury, managing director at Zip, says: “The benefit of Tap and Pay is it’s hassle-free. You don’t need a code to use Zip instore, just use our virtual card through any digital wallet.
“Customers can now use Zip both online and in-store as part of the modern retail mix, providing a flexible way to pay, wherever they are.”