The 800 cabs of Hansa Funk, the leading Hamburg taxi company, will soon be fitted with the first European cross-channel payment system Yapital, a 100% daughter of the Otto Group, based in Luxembourg. By putting the Yapital app (on the smartphone) on the reader, clients can make a safe payment via a QR-code. The trip costs can even be shared.
- With the new Estate model Mercedes-Benz is expanding the C‑Class family starting in September 2014. The Estate shines with a clear and at the same time emotional-sporty design, innovative technology, variability and a cargo volume enlarged even beyond that of the predecessor model. The Estate model also provides the stage for the world première of the Mercedes connect me services, which, among other things, make it possible to connect to the vehicle from anywhere at any time and retrieve the current fill level of the tank online.