February 23, 2022

    Klasha partners with Ecwid to help international businesses accept payments from Africa

    Klasha is excited to announce a new partnership with Ecwid by Lightspeed - a global SaaS e-commerce platform that “brings together the powers of world-class e-commerce technologies and makes them easy and accessible to the masses”.

    This partnership will offer merchants new ways to attract African consumers, providing a checkout where customers can purchase items in their local African currency.

    Online retailers using Klasha will be able to accept a variety of popular local and international payment methods, including debit/credit cards, Klasha wallets, bank transfers, USSD, M-Pesa, and more.

    Why Klasha?

    The Klasha payment gateway creates a seamless payment experience for customers. 

    With this integration, businesses will be able to:

    • Reach African consumers.

    • Accept payments via multiple methods such as mobile money, debit/credit cards, bank transfer, Klasha wallet, USSD.

    • Enjoy a seamless payment experience and phenomenal transaction success rates.

    • Access the Ecwid dashboard for accounting, reconciliation and reporting.

    • Integrate a checkout that allows customers to pay without leaving the company site.

    How to set up Klasha on Ecwid

    Setting up Klasha on Ecwid, and accepting online payments for your store, is easy. Simply follow this link to download and install the plugin. Find a detailed set-up guide here.

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