Planet Payments

September 2023
Planet Payments

Planet is a payment and technology company that provide payment and technology solutions to business clients. Originally founded in Galway, Ireland in 1985 , through expansion of product offering and acquisitions Planet has grown to the company it is today. Planet’s main office in Ireland is in Galway, with offices in Dublin, London & other office’s in over 60 locations in 30 countries around the world.

Planet work with many leading companies in many sectors for example Starbucks, Selfridges, Brown Thomas, Hugo Boss to name a few …

Some of the main solutions Planet provide are listed below : 

  • In store smart payment terminals

  • eCommerce payment solutions

  • Telephone payment solutions

  • “Pay-by-link” solutions where you can insert a payment link into an invoice to send to a customer.

  • Unified commerce solutions ( that combine instore & online payments & stock control solutions )

  • Alternative payment methods – for example, Google Pay, Apple Pay also Chinese wallets like AliPay, WeChatPay etc

  • Currency conversion options like dynamic currency conversion. This option can be an additional revenue stream for your business – see more info on same here

  • Tax back solutions

Planet also own its own merchant service solutions so can be very competitive for merchant service pricing. 

Customer demand is shaping the way customers are paying for goods and services.

It is very important that companies move forward with customer demand & expectations and offer payment solutions that provide a positive check-out experience.

Please reach out to Tom Sharkey, Senior Manager at Planet ( ) to discuss a free payment solution review.  

For more information on Planet please see or click here