Western Union Company, one of the leading international money transfer services companies, Explained an expansion plan in Argentina. In 2006, a total of 100 stores were opened a year to operate international transfer services and money transfers in Easy Payment, purchased by Western Union. In total, the investment is worth USD 8 million.
The first 50 stores demanded an investment of $ 3 million and the company expects another 50 for the first quarter of 2019, which will demand a similar investment.
According to the company, this payment is to reshape public interest in key areas of Argentina. Buenos Aires Autonomous City, Greater Buenos Aires, Córdoba, Neuquén, Mendoza, Salta and Tucumán.
With the inclusion of these 50 new service locations, the company's network of plants reaches a total of 228 at the national level, which enables the collection of agents in Argentina.
Both companies, Western Union and Pago Fácil, serve four million people monthly at 5200 points throughout the country. They offer invoice payments and international and national money transfers. Regarding the collection of taxes and services, The company has announced an agreement to start working with the Buenos Aires Province (ARBA) Collection AgencyUntil now, only through the banks could be paid.
Maximiliano Babino, Vice President and General Manager of Western Union in South America, said: "All in Argentina digital innovation Western Union offers new products and services to customers, as well as new payment channels. Additional investment of US $ 2 million employer
In this sense, the company could offer new digital tools. Send and receive money directly into your bank account More than 50 countries including Argentina. The implementation of this solution complements the network of agents in more than 200 countries.
According to Western Union's director, “local market conditions support the multi-channel strategy, which is one of our company's priorities, imiz he says. Many of our customers work with banks from their accounts. "