US-based prepaid product and transaction services company InComm has signed a five-year partnership with Ipiranga in Brazil.
A unit of Brazilian fuel distributor Ultra, Ipiranga manages its chain of convenience stores.
With this new partnership, InComm will expand its international network and differentiate Ipiranga for selling gift cards at service stations.
Ipiranga retail director Jeronimo Santos said: "Partnering with InComm adds to our strategy in differentiating ourselves in the market by offering a diversified range of innovative products and services.
"This initiative will add value to the other benefits we already offer, that make us the most complete service station in Brazil, a place that customers can count on to meet their needs at any moment, in only one location."
InComm’s prepaid cards will be now sold at more than 2,000 Ipiranga convenience stores.
InComm International executive vice-president and general manager Frank Monaco said: "For over a decade, InComm has strived to bring its innovative products and technologies to different markets across the globe, enhancing the shopping experience for consumers in more than 30 countries.
"Our partnership with Ipiranga allows us to further cement our position as the top prepaid player in Brazil."
Headquartered in Atlanta, US, InComm operates in more than 30 countries.
Image: InComm partners with Ipiranga in Brazil. Photo: courtesy of InComm.