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Tesco taps Thames Card Technology for next gen loyalty clubcard

Thames Card Technology has completed a project with Tesco to launch the UK’s first contactless loyalty card programme. With 66% of global shoppers enrolled in loyalty programmes (Nielsen) and cardholders spending between 12-18% more than other customers (Accenture), loyalty schemes are a key differentiator for UK retailers. The completely redesigned card increases security and value […]

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Contactless payments on London transport network now at over 1 Billion

Transport for London has announced that more than one billion contactless payments have now been made on London’s transport network with ‘tap and go’ payments. The figures, published by TfL, show that, on average, two million journeys are now made using contactless every day. In total, 40 per cent of all pay as you go […]

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NXT-ID subsidiary Fit Pay to power payments on Token

Fit Pay, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of NXT-ID, Inc. and a provider of payment, credential management, and authentication platform services, today announced that is providing payment capabilities for, Token, a biometric identity ring that streamlines the process of authentication throughout your day. Token is available for presale now at http://www.tokenize.com beginning at $249, and […]

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Telit and OT-Morpho partner for new era of device provisioning for IoT

Telit, a global enabler of the Internet of Things (IoT), together with OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security & identification technologies, announced today that the companies are partnering together to solve the challenges facing the mass adoption of IoT via today’s traditional deployment methodology. As the cellular Internet of Things market is maturing and […]

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