DOCOMO Digital extends its app store and OTT partnership with market leader, Swisscom

12 May, Berne

Swisscom, Switzerland’s leading telecom carrier has extended its partnership with DOCOMO Digital, to further accelerate its digital services business. Swisscom and DOCOMO Digital have been working closely since 2013 to ensure that over six million mobile subscribers can pay for popular apps and digital content in a secure and convenient way through their monthly phone bills or top-ups.

"Swisscom has always been a frontrunner in bringing the best app stores and OTT services’ experience to our consumers. DOCOMO Digital has been a great partner in this endeavour, and we trust them to help us build on the momentum as we bring more choice in over-the-top services and content.”

Amir Peled

Head of the OTT (over-the-top) business at Swisscom

About Swisscom

Swisscom, Switzerland’s leading telecoms company and one of its leading IT companies, is headquartered in Ittigen, close to the capital city Berne. Outside Switzerland, Swisscom has a presence on the Italian market in the guise of Fastweb. To the end of the 1st Quarter 2020 19,100 employees generated sales of CHF 2,737 million. It is 51% Confederation-owned and is one of Switzerland’s most sustainable and innovative companies.

For more information, visit https://www.swisscom.ch/en/about/company/portrait/profil.html

About DOCOMO Digital

DOCOMO Digital is the mobile commerce-related business of NTT DOCOMO, one of the world’s leading mobile carriers. We partner with carriers, merchants, app stores, OTT services and payment providers globally. Our Payments portfolio solves the challenges of scale, customer acquisition, regulation, and complexity for our partners. With teams based across twenty-five offices, we enable telecom carriers to grow their digital revenues while improving customer loyalty and lifetime value. For digital brands, our platform and carrier bundling services catalyse acquisition of new subscribers, especially in emerging markets. And Alternative Payment Methods (APMs) like carrier billing and e-wallets offer global merchants’ access to their consumers, with our simple API and international payments’ settlement facilities.

For more information, visit www.docomodigital.com or www.docomopayments.com or find us on LinkedIn or Twitter.