Carnival Cinemas inks partnership with digital payments platform PayPal
MUMBAI: Multiplex chain Carnival Cinemas has partnered with digital payments platform PayPal with an aim to offer consumers a convenient and secure online payments experience while purchasing tickets or food and beverage on the website or the mobile app.
Carnival Cinemas CEO Mohan Umrotkar said, “An association like this is a valuable addition to our website and mobile app in bringing the convenience of booking a ticket online with PayPal. The online ticket booking trend is growing rapidly in India among every age group to avoid queues at the box office and to get the best seats in advance as well as to avail the various available online offers. It’s a very customer friendly move toward more consumer choices, as they are able to pay using PayPal at all our locations across India. It is also beneficial to PayPal as more customer base will move toward adding it as a payment option. This is also an important step towards our enhancing the overall offerings to our customers.”
PayPal India director Navin Mistry said, “With partnerships at the core of our strategy, it gives us immense pleasure to announce this association with Carnival Cinemas. PayPal will now offer consumers purchasing tickets or F&B a convenient and secure payments experience, with the added benefit of PayPal’s Buyer Protection programme. We look forward to an exciting partnership with one of India’s leading multiplex chains.”