Mr. Kawin Tangudtaisak, Managing Director - The 1 announced, "Our customers are the number one focus for innovation, to deliver them an unforgettable shopping experience. Introducing E-Payment to The 1 app is a key milestone on our journey to become a 'Central of Life' platform, which goes 'beyond loyalty' to become an integral part of customers' lives. Dolfin Wallet, a best-in-class e-wallet from Central Group, brings the cashless society closer to reality, allowing users to seamlessly connect their O2O shopping experience. It is easier to earn or redeem points, use rewards and pay conveniently on The 1 app without physical cash, while reducing the risk of contact to prevent the spread of Covid."
The 1 is an All-In-One Lifestyle Application with over 3 million users and continues growing. As a digital loyalty platform, customers can earn and redeem points for rewards, privileges and discount coupons from Central Group and partners in its ecosystem. On top of this, The 1 continues to pack features and surprises to match lifestyles and provide convenience to users. For instance, it can give personalized suggestions or discounts based on individual preferences. A most recent feature, 'The 1 Mission' allows users to enjoy shopping by completing missions to gain extra rewards. In Addition, the newly launched E-Payment feature in cooperation with Dolfin Wallet will facilitate The 1 app users with the extra experience of smart or cashless shopping. Users can make an instant payment through the app at the point of sale by showing the member barcode and scanning to pay, or selecting a discount coupon to make an instant payment without opening a new app.
"This collaboration between The 1 and Dolfin Wallet is the synergy to bear the business expertise of Central Group, to develop the best possible products and services for customers. With the firmly loyal customer base of The 1, the integrated payment feature of Dolfin Wallet inside The 1 app will broaden the use of Dolfin Wallet into more diverse group of customers. Meanwhile, The 1 app users can be rest assured using E-Payment service from Dolfin Wallet conveniently and securely, connecting their shopping experiences seamlessly with The 1 app," added Rungruang Sukkirdkijpiboon, CEO of Central JD Fintech Holding Co., Ltd.
The new E-Payment feature on The 1 app can scan to pay, linked to a bank account, or can be easily topped up in a single app, with no need to install a new app. Simply register or link Dolfin Wallet account through The 1 app, and payments can be made at the stores of Central Group and store partners who accept payment by Dolfin Wallet nationwide at over 30,000 Payment points These include Central, Robinson, Central Food Hall, Tops, Power Buy, Supersports, B2S, and FamilyMart, etc. Additional payment features on The 1 app are soon to be launched, for instance, buying a voucher on The 1 app, using The 1 points to pay in lieu of cash, and checking spending history.
Customers paying through Dolfin Wallet in The 1 app can be ensured of convenience and security with E-KYC technology used for verification with facial and optical character recognition, which is highly accurate and has been endorsed by the Bank of Thailand. Dolfin wallet is a smart platform developed jointly by Central Group and Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, to support payments and top-ups covering every channel with connections to bank accounts, debit cards, credit cards. Dolfin Wallet gives added security to every transaction with dynamic QR code technology creating unique codes for each use, increasing the efficiency of use for consumers.
Get ready for latest news, promotions and privileges, and explore to surprise everyday whether to earn and redeem points, check points balance, track spending history, get special service by showing The 1 member barcode, or make payment instantly, all at once through The 1 app.
Exclusive for The 1 members, simply register a Dolfin Wallet account through The 1 app today to receive a free 100 baht Dolfin Bonus, plus discount coupons from participating shops such as Tops, FamilyMart, Central Department Store, Robinson, B2S, Supersports and Power Buy, from today until 15 April 2021.
Download The 1 app to explore the everyday experience for yourself. Available at App Store and Play Store.
Source: The 1