Under the slogan of “making Japan a cashless society,” NIPPON Platform Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Tokyo, Japan, CEO: Jun Takagi) has provided “Amazon Pay” mobile payment service on NIPPON Tablet terminals at the following 14 facilities. The First Cabin is a cabin style hotel, and offers a luxurious time while having a compact space. It is hoped the new hotels will help to satisfy a growing need for accommodation and lodging among both domestic and overseas travelers.
“Amazon Pay” is a payment service via Amazon accounts, and will improve convenience of hotel guests.
■ About the First Cabin
The First Cabin takes the small capsule space and turns it into a luxury. It has clean rooms and facilities, lots of amenities and a Japanese-style public bath. The cabin area is divided into women-only and men-only areas, so travelers can feel safe and comfortable.
■ “Amazon Pay” is available at 14 facilities of the First Cabin Group
■ About “Amazon Pay”
With Amazon Pay, customers can use their Amazon account to check out at the real shops and restaurants.
How to use “Amazon Pay”
At 14 facilities of the First Cabin hotel chain, you can make a payment with 4 steps.
■ About NIPPON Platform
Under the slogans of ”Making Japan a cashless society” and “Overcoming population decline and vitalizing local economies in Japan based on activation of small and medium sized merchants,” NIPPON Platform provides a variety of services for merchants, such as tablet rental service which is free of rental charge, QR code payment aggregation services, miscellaneous analytics using Internet Protocol cameras, and services for crime prevention and disaster prevention, and inbound tourism businesses.
■ Payment brands which are available at NIPPON Tablet terminals (as of 24 September 2019)
Amazon Pay, d payment (d Pay®), pring, atone, PAY ID, WeChat Pay, NETSPay, DBS PayLah!, OCBC Pay Anyone, and UOB Mighty
Map to find merchants in which you can use “Amazon Pay”
■ NIPPON Platform Co., Ltd.
Head office：2-14-5-3F Kamiosaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Directors ：Jun Takagi, Chairman and CEO of Overseas Business
Shinsuke Hishiki, President and CEO of Domestic Business
Date of establishment：September 2016
Capital ：502,487,400 JPY (Including capital reserves)
Business Activities：Payment platform services, Services for small and middle-sized retailers
Adviser ：HASIDA Koiti (Professor at the University of Tokyo)
He is a PLR technical adviser.
PLR (Personal Life Repository) is one of PDS (Personal Data Store).
■ FIRST CABIN INC.
Head office：15th Floor, Kioicho Building 3-12 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Officer ：Tadao Kimachi, President and CEO
Date of establishment：July 2006
Capital ：1,195 million JPY
Business Activities：Operating and planning of the first cabin business, Food Business, and Building management business
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