What is Alipay and how does it work?
This Chinese payment method, available to all MultiSafepay clients, is rapidly conquering the European webshops. This payment method is mainly used by Chinese consumers with a Chinese bank card and has a great added value for all merchants that want to enter the Chinese market as Alipay counts 520 million regular active users.
The average expense of Chinese consumers and businesses in Europe is increasing and the thousands of Chinese tourists visiting Europe every year enjoy purchasing goods in the foreign country. However, security and reliability is of primary importance to Chinese consumers. This is why, offering Alipay, which is known for its reliability, in your webshop can make the difference. Furthermore, the increasing number of Chinese people living and studying in Europe creates a brand new target group for your webshop.
Sell more with Alipay
- 100 million daily transactions
- most widely used third-party online payment service provider in China
- 520 million active users
The payment process with Alipay via MultiSafepay
In order to process payments with Alipay, the end-consumer needs to own an Alipay account. The consumer easily associates his/her bank account or credit card with the Alipay account. This digital wallet is similar to Paypal. Your consumer chooses Alipay in your payment page and he/she can use his/her smartphone to finalize the payment scanning the QR code with the Alipay app. You will receive live updates from MultiSafepay in your MultiSafepay Control. Once the payment has been completed, you can immediately process the consumer’s order. This payment method is guaranteed, so as a webshop, you are sure you will always receive the funds.
Benefits of Alipay
- Direct payment method, funds guaranteed;
- Easy and seamless integration with MultiSafepay free plugins;
- Frictionless customer experience with one-click in app payments;
- 520 million regular active users;
- Available in 80.000 retail stores worldwide;
- Alipay digital wallet links different payment methods to one consumer account.
Free e-commerce plug-ins from MultiSafepay
This payment method is offered in our free e-commerce plug-ins including Magento 1, Magento 2, Woo-Commerce, Opencart, Prestashop, VirtueMart, Hikashop, Drupal, OsCommerce, CS-Cart, XCart, ZenCart, Lightspeed, Shopify, Shopware, CCV shop, Cubecart, Django, Ecwid, LogiVert, Mywebstore, ORO commerce, OsCommerce, SANA commerce, Ubercart, Wordpress Ecommerce, X-Cart, XT-commerce.
Costs and rate for your webshop
The cost of this payment method consists of a fixed amount per transaction and has no variable costs. The rate depends on the monthly webshop turnover. Curious about the costs for your webshop? Calculate your rate immediately.