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Western Union to Provide Payment Solutions for Members of the International Dairy Deli Bakery Association

9/14/2020
DENVER – Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announces a collaboration with the International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA), a nonprofit trade association for food retailers, manufacturers, wholesalers, brokers, distributors, and other industry professionals.

Western Union Business Solutions was referred by a current client and the collaboration will enable more than 1,500 national members of IDDBA to leverage the expertise of Western Union Business Solutions in cross-border payments and take advantage of the knowledge of specialists in foreign currency transactions and risk management.
 
“We are excited with this new collaboration with IDDBA, helping their members reduce costs and driving value back into the food industry,” said Roy Farah, Head of the Americas for Western Union Business Solutions. “In these challenging times as a result of COVID-19, Western Union Business Solutions can support IDDBA’s members to expand globally through one of the largest and most diverse payment networks in the world.”
 
IDDBA is the leading trade association for dairy, deli, and bakery buyers and sellers. IDDBA is committed to developing programs and services that help support its members and the industry with a focus on research, training, and professional development.
 
"This new partnership with Western Union Business Solutions enables IDDBA to offer our members a trusted solution in business operations," said Mike Eardley, IDDBA CEO and President. "Western Union offers valuable business tools and consultation for our members, helping to ease the complexity of international payments.”
 
For organizations seeking a partner to optimize cross-border payments, Western Union Business Solutions offers effective solutions to send, receive and manage international payments. Our extensive global network, spanning 200 countries/territories and 130 currencies, combined with our knowledge of local markets, enables you to manage international payments simply, effectively and efficiently.
 
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About Western Union
 
The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments. Our omnichannel platform connects the digital and physical worlds and makes it possible for consumers and businesses to send and receive money and make payments with speed, ease, and reliability. As of June 30, 2020, our network included over 550,000 retail agent locations offering our branded services in more than 200 countries and territories, with the capability to send money to billions of accounts. Additionally, westernunion.com, our fastest growing channel in 2019, is available in over 75 countries, plus additional territories, to move money around the world. With our global reach, Western Union moves money for better, connecting family, friends, and businesses to enable financial inclusion and support economic growth. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com.
  
About IDDBA
 
The International Dairy Deli Bakery Association is a nonprofit membership organization serving the dairy, deli, bakery, cheese, and supermarket foodservice industries. Member companies enjoy exclusive benefits and services including the annual tradeshow, leading-edge research, training programs, management tools, and an annual trends report. For more information contact IDDBA at 608-310-5000 or visit iddba.org.
 
Media Contacts
 
Cristina Hoole
Western Union
Mobile: +44-(0)7766 070978
Cristina.Hoole@wu.com
 
Whitney Atkins,
Vice-President of Marketing, IDDBA
608-310-5000
watkins@iddba.org