Accenture has been selected by Belgian operator Belgacom and one of the country’s leading banks BNP Paribas Frotis to build and launch the country’s first mobile wallet. The three companies will create a mobile commerce ecosystem for Belgian merchants and consumers to be able shop and make payments with their smartphones. The wallet will enable in-app payments, receipt of tickets and coupons as well as for the user to participate in loyalty programs for mobile shopping. Accenture will help the two companies to build the mobile wallet based on the Accenture Mobility platform. Accenture will also provide application maintenance services and create a developer community for participating Belgian merchants to create mobile applications.
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