Гипермаркеты АШАН в России создали собственную инфраструктуру приема карт с использованием технологии Visa MDEX
Visa and Auchan Russia announced the plan of launching innovative technology Visa MDEX (Visa Merchant Direct Exchange). This technology will allow to process on the territory of Russia card payments of different payment shemes, not only Visa.
Auchan in October 2011 developed its own 1st in Russia infrastructure of card payments on the base of technology Visa MDEX. At the 1st stage of project realization only Visa cards were accepted, at the 2nd stage Auchan will provide acception of other cards on the base of technology Visa MDEX.
Technology of direct connection Visa MDEX conducts card transaction authorization through the sibgle connection directly to the global network VisaNet.