You can find the Dutch press release here.
Diemen, February 15, 2023 – International Card Services (ICS), the largest issuer of credit cards in the Netherlands, welcomes Travelcard B.V. (Travelcard), part of FLEETCOR, a global provider of business payment solutions with a strong focus on mobility, as a new partner. Travelcard is the provider of fueling and EV charging cards for corporate customers in the Netherlands and Belgium. Both for lease companies, the large business segment and the SME segment. As part of the partnership ICS and Travelcard now introduce the product Travelcard Business.
Travelcard Business is the business business creditcard. The card is an addition to the current Travelcard fuel and charge card and can be used for all payments. Travelcard Business will be introduced alongside the already existing Travelcard fuel and charge card. The existing Travelcard focuses on mobility-related payments, such as refueling, charging, car washing, parking, breakdown assistance and other services such as maintenance and public transport.
Robert de Wolf, Head of Business Development Travelcard: “With Travelcard Business, we broaden our product offering and give our customers access to purchasing categories and locations not previously available with the Travelcard. The cooperation with ICS gives us the opportunity to further develop our product and create a payment solution that is more widely applicable.”
David Compier Chief Commercial Officer ICS: “We have the ambition to broaden our range of payment solutions and see many opportunities in the field of business mobility. This market is developing rapidly, we are convinced that through this cooperation we will further expand our strong relationship with the business market.”
Jos van de Kerkhof, Visa Country Manager Netherlands: “We are proud that with the Travelcard Business, ICS and Travelcard are at the forefront of introducing Visa Fleet-based products in Europe specifically designed for the mobility needs of business organisations. With this strong proposition for business drivers, ICS and Travelcard are anticipating the rapidly changing mobility market and the growing need for flexibility, sustainability and maximum ease of payment and administration for drivers and their organisations. This is another reason why we are very proud to realise this together.”
International Card Services (ICS) stands for secure payments. ICS is the market leader in issuing credit cards in the Netherlands. For over 30 years, ICS has been issuing, promoting, administering and processing Visa and Mastercard credit cards. And serves both consumers and customers in the business market. The credit cards issued by ICS are the world’s most widely accepted cards. Worldwide, payments can be made with them at over 30 million addresses, in any currency. In the Benelux, some 2.6 million people now have credit cards issued by ICS. The payment organisation issues its own credit cards and credit cards in cooperation with partners such as retailers, banks and interest groups. Among others, ICS issues the ABN AMRO Credit Card, the ANWB Credit Card and the credit cards for ASN and Regiobank. ICS has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of ABN AMRO Bank N.V. since 2010 and has branches in the Netherlands and Germany.
Travelcard is the largest brand-independent provider of fuel and charge cards in the Benelux. With more than 400,000 accepting locations, Travelcard offers a widely accepted payment solution for business drivers. Travelcard has been providing its services for more than 30 years within the Netherlands and has recently expanded its services to Belgium and Germany. Travelcard is part of FLEETCOR (NYSE: FLT), a global provider of business payment solutions with a strong focus on mobility.
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