NCR Corp. of Duluth, Ga. has acquired Mobiqa, a provider of mobile tickets, boarding passes, and other typically paper-based items for the travel, entertainment and retail industries. Terms were not disclosed.
NCR’s interest in Mobiqa includes its offices in Edinburgh, Scotland, which are being called a global mobile center of excellence. The acquisition of Mobiqa will allow them to extend mobile offerings across multiple industry sectors. Founded in 2002, Mobiqa uses SMS, MMS, web links and email to delivery bar codes to mobile phones. NCR is a billion-dollar company that makes point of service solutions — like ATMs and kiosk — for several industries, including retail, healthcare, travel, financial and entertainment. Release.