Hypur press release

Highroad & Hypur Announce Partnership to Offer Contactless Payments for Cannabis Deliveries in Maryland & D.C.

Scottsdale, AZ, Apr. 23, 2020 — Hypur Inc. (Hypur), the leading provider of compliant, safe, sustainable, and secure payments for dispensaries payment and banking options for high-risk, cash-intensive businesses, today announced a new partnership with HighRoad, a Maryland-based cannabis delivery company, to provide the industry’s first contactless payment solution for deliveries and curbside pickups with Hypur’s “safe checkout” feature. Highroad’s on-demand delivery service will serve customers in Maryland and the broader Washington D.C. area. As social distancing mandates persist, a cashless payment system allows for stronger health protections for workers and consumers.

“We are excited to partner with Highroad to make cannabis deliveries and purchases easier, faster, and safer with our industry-first ‘safe checkout’ feature,” said Hypur Founder and Chief Executive Officer Christopher E. Galvin. “Deliveries and contactless payments are needed to meet the demands of customers and businesses during this unprecedented crisis.”

Hypur’s reliable and compliant technology reduces cash handling and physical contact at checkout and eliminates the extra step of stopping at an ATM to get cash to pay for products. The “safe checkout” digital payments feature is available through the Highroad platform.

“Our partnership will allow for us to not only expand our service to serve more people, but will also ensure that our customers are getting their products safely and securely,” said Jennifer Snowden, Founder of Highroad. “Keeping our workers and consumers safe during  COVID-19 is our top priority.”

Hypur is a trusted, experienced payment provider that serves more than 600 customers nationwide and has upwards of 25 partnerships with financial institutions. In Hypur’s six years of operation, their service has never gone down once.

About Highroad:

Highroad is a cannabis delivery service serving Maryland with on-demand and same-day delivery options. Operating 7 days a week and providing safe and secure checkout with Hypur, customers can order their products online. Learn more at www.highroaddelivery.com.

About Hypur:

Established in 2014,  Hypur is a payment, banking, and compliance technology for cash-intensive industries like  cannabis, CBD, and  money services  businesses. With features such as  Face ID and auto check-in,  Hypur  Pay dramatically improves the in-store payment process for both  consumers  and merchants.  Hypur  can also be used for order-ahead, delivery, online, and business-to-business transactions.  Financial institutions benefit from Hypur’s streamlined reporting and document management, facilitating compliance with local regulations.

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