Press release 24, October 2017

St1 extends its operations into finance sector payment services and introduces mobile fueling at its distribution sites

St1 Finance Oy has been established to provide new payment services with the license issued by the Financial Supervisory Authority. St1 wants to offer with its new St1 Way -application enhanced payment experience and personalized service to its customers. New St1 Mastercard is launched now in Finland and Sweden.

St1 Mastercard can be applied from the St1 Way -application. St1 Mastercard can be issued virtually to the customer in minutes after applying and acceptance and it can be used immediately in payment services. Naturally customer will receive a physical card as well. St1 Mastercard has no monthly fee if used at least once a month at company’s St1 or Shell sites.

St1 application facilitates also introduction of mobile fueling at St1’s network. Mobile fueling works in the first stage at unmanned St1 and Shell Express stations in Finland and later on also at company’s service stations. Mobile fueling will be introduced later this year in Swedish network as well. For mobile fueling customer needs a smart phone and St1 application with a link to St1 Mastercard or any other private debit- or credit card or payment service.

St1 application has also other useful features. It navigates driver to the desired St1 or Shell service station and displays nearby stations with their services. Customers can also buy car washes at St1 application and wash their cars at a convenient point of time without queuing. Customer can also monitor transactions, receipts and St1 Mastercard information in St1 application. St1 application is a free mobile application, which can be downloaded from the App Store or Google Play. The application works with iOS 11 (iPhone 5 or later) and Android 4.1 or later.

“We must keep abreast of what’s going on in the world and understand what clients will need in the future. By extending our operations into finance sector payment services and mobile fueling, we want to further enhance personalised customer experience,” says Kim Wiio, CEO of St1 Nordic Oy.

More information,

Kim Wiio, CEO, St1 Nordic Oy, tel. +358 44 567 8964

St1 is a Nordic energy group whose vision is to be the leading producer and seller of CO2-aware energy. The company researches and develops economically viable, environmentally sustainable energy solutions. St1 consists of two sister groups: St1 Nordic focuses on fuels marketing activities in Finland, Sweden and Norway and on renewable energy solutions such as waste-based advanced ethanol fuels and industrial wind power. The company has 1,400 St1 and Shell branded retail stations in Finland, Sweden and Norway. Its sister group, St1 Group, focuses on oil refining. Headquartered in Helsinki, the company currently employs 700 people in Finland, Sweden and Norway. The plan is to merge St1 Group with St1 Nordic on 31 December 2017.

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