Payment wallet provider MuchBetter has reached an agreement with Premier League outfit West Ham United to become the club’s official online & digital payments wallet partner.
Since its inception 2017, MuchBetter is an app-based payment wallet offering users the ability to pay across a multitude of devices via Android & Apple payments apps.
The firm deliver services for both customers looking to utilise their app for their own personal payments and businesses searching for a transaction solution.
West Ham United digital and commercial director Karim Virani said: “Everyone at West Ham United is delighted to welcome MuchBetter as our official online & digital payments wallet partner.
“MuchBetter are an extremely exciting company with innovation at the heart of everything they do, which absolutely resonates with our approach too. We are looking forward to working closely with them on improving and enhancing our fans experiences through their technology and services.”
West Ham United said in the announcement it was “excited about being part of their journey and supporting their growth” by offering a range of marketing and experimental opportunities.
The two firms say enhancing fan experience is at the heart of this new relationship.
MuchBetter CEO Israel Rosenthal commented: “West Ham is one of the biggest names in the history of English football, and this partnership means a great deal for our young company.
“It is our mission at MuchBetter to make payments simple, more secure and more rewarding. We’re actively thinking of new ways to achieve that for West Ham fans who we believe will love using the app as part of their day-to-day lives.”
News of the partnership comes after the Hammers signed a strategic partnership with blockchain-based fan engagement platform, Socios.com.