The UMT United Mobility Technology AG (WKN 528 610 , ISIN DE0005286108 ) acquires 23.2% of the Vienna-based Delinski GmbH, the most successful Smart Booking platform in Austria with over 20,000 registered users and a strong positive trend. Through this strategic step the points of acceptance for iPAYst will expand massively. 173 high-priced restaurants are already included in Vienna and Graz.
"We are very pleased with the UMT AG partnership. Due to the possibility to pay with iPAYst already at the time of the booking and in all participating restaurants, we offer our customers another great service and additional value for our satisfied restaurateurs. This innovation matches our dynamic business model very well," says Lukas Zielinski, Managing Director of Delinski GmbH.
The business model of the known “Restplatzbörse” for the best restaurants in the city shall also be implemented in Munich soon, next to the already existing locations in Vienna and Graz. In the next step, the European expansion towards Italy, Turkey and Spain is planned as well as the timely licensing for the markets of Poland and Greece.
"By participating in the Delinski GmbH we have found a unique partner in Austria for us by whom we now have the option to connect the already registered restaurants to the mobile payment solution iPAYst. Because of the great potential and the strong acceptance of this restaurant “Restplatzbörse” we plan to offer this platform also in Germany and here first in Munich. It enables not only the current restaurateurs a constant utilization with simultaneous increase in yield, but alsoiPAYst users enjoy numerous advantages , such as the instant deduction of up to 30 % of the total bill ", says Dr. Albert Wahl , CEO of UMT AG, about this strategic move.