AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —, Inc. (SCV) and SmartCard Marketing Systems (OTC PINK:SMKG) announced today that a new audio interview with New Generation Consumer Group Inc. is now available. The interview can be heard at

SMKG’s CEO, Massimo Barone, called into to provide the listening audience with a comprehensive overview of the Company’s history, the highlights for the Company in 2015, as well as his own candid insights into the goals for the Company for the remainder of 2015.

So far in 2015 SmartCard announced that they have proposed to enter into a reverse merger upon completion of growth capital financing with SmartCard acquiring 100% of the shares of CT Payments, Inc. in a stock-for-stock swap in order to form an agnostic payment company. The new SmartCard company is focused on Asian markets with growth being driven by Issuer & Acquirer Banks & Telecom clients requiring EMV Payment solutions with multiple Card network acceptance processing for their Retail & Enterprise merchants.

In other news regarding the Asian markets Intema Solutions announced that it has signed an MOU whereby the corporation’s email platform Konversation will be integrated in, a media & marketing platform by SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc.

In addition, SmartCard Marketing Systems (SMKG) has selected award-winning beacon provider as the infrastructure backbone to its upcoming beacon integration into, bringing best in class proximity solutions to its marketing platform. The platform has an existing geo-sourcing solution which determines the user’s location for their profile, but doesn’t have the accuracy and low energy draw of beacons, which is why they’ve added this exciting new technology to the local deals service.

For North American market penetration SmartCard announced a memorandum of undertaking with Vieway International LTD to deploy DCC (Dynamic Currency Conversion) payment switching services for Banks & Telco Acquirers with ATM, POS & Ecommerce Gateway solutions. The MOU also states that SmartCard Marketing Systems LLC will have five months of exclusivity for North America to build its sales channel.

“Our Company has come a long way in a short amount of time and we know that our investors want to hear from us about our future plans,” stated Barone “We appreciate the opportunity to share our story with our shareholders and the listening audience”.

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About SmartCard Marketing Systems (SMKG

SmartCard Marketing Systems Inc. develops EMV Payment, Check21, Mwallet & Incentive solutions for Issuer & Acquirer Banks, Telecom & Global Enterprise with Retail and Ecommerce Merchant portfolio. SmartCard enables their channel by bringing their merchants the best available technology enabled Multi-OS devices and E-commerce in a licensing & transaction based SAAS model. 

Stuart T. Smith