Merchant e-Solutions Acquires CB&T Merchant Business

April 16, 2010 

Merchant e-Solutions, Inc, a Redwood Shores, Calif. ecommerce payments company announced it has acquired the Columbus Bank and Trust (CB&T) merchant business from Columbus, Ga.-based financial services holding company Synovus. As part of the deal, MeS and Synovus have agreed to a 10-year commitment to continue providing payment processing services for new Synovus merchant customers. Sharif Bayyari, MeS Chairman and CEO said: “Synovus and its affiliate bank merchant customers will continue to get the superior service and support they deserve and have come to expect from their merchant service provider.”