Airfox launching pilot in Via Varejo’s Casas Bahia stores

Strategic partnership with Brazilian retail giant to democratize financial services

This photo shows a Casas Bahia store in São Paulo, Brazil. Boston-based Airfox is launching a pilot program with Casas Bahia that will allow customers to manage monthly payments via the Airfox mobile wallet app.

Launching the Airfox retail pilot program

Airfox and Via Varejo together after a great retail training session.

Eliminating paper payment records

Casas Bahia carnês pictured. Customers will be able to pay their Casas Bahia CDC “carnês” bill directly through the Airfox app, instead of going to a physical store. CDCs are in-store loans used to purchase large-ticket items like furniture, electronics, and appliances.
Managing carnês in the Airfox app.
Airfox will launch its pilot program in these two Casa Bahia stores in December. Present in more than 400 municipalities across 20 Brazilian states and the Distrito Federal, Via Varejo manages nearly 1,000 stores and serves 68% of Brazil’s population.

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