Waze Introduces Contactless Payments At ExxonMobil, Shell Stations

Tochukwu Egesi
Tochukwu Egesi

Waze, the popular GPS navigation app owned by Google, has introduced contactless payments for ExxonMobil and Shell card holders in the U.S.

When drivers pull into participating stations, they will see a notification on Waze prompting their Android or iOS device to securely pay through each company’s app.

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“Waze is committed to continuing to help businesses leverage innovative technology to adapt, evolve, and engage with customers,” said Andrew Kandel, Waze U.S. country manager, in a statement.

Founded in 2007, Waze said it had 130 million monthly users as of February 2020. We look forward to Google expanding Waze's presence to other African counries besides South Africa at the soonest.

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