• Survey reveals just 17% of UK consumers pay in cash

    By Vending International on September 1, 2023
    UK consumers, including vending customers, are savvy when it comes to cashless payment systems with just a small percentage still preferring to pay in cash. In a new research report published by one-stop business comparison website BusinessComparison, the most recent data from across the globe was gathered alongside a survey of 2,000 UK adults to determine how often people pay using cash, and which […]
  • Cashless and digital payments are redefining the vending industry

    By Vending International on June 30, 2023
    In the vending industry, a switch to cashless devices can catalyze a big change, especially when combined with telemetry technology, a management system, and customer loyalty solutions. These solutions together enable vending operators to remotely monitor and control their machines. Instead of visiting machines on a daily basis to collect cash and to see what needs to be restocked, operators […]
  • Invenda Group AG enhances retail offering with Adyen partnership

    By Vending International on May 15, 2023
    Invenda Group AG, the specialist in next-generation automated retail, has announced a new partnership with Adyen, the global financial technology platform. The partnership furthers Invenda’s 360-approach to automated retail by incorporating a more efficient, streamlined, and cost-effective digital payments process. Adyen’s advanced technology will be incorporated to enable Invenda Wallet, a download-free web app that enables mobile shopping for consumers. […]
  • Suresite Group partners with Vianet 

    By Vending International on November 28, 2022
    Leading forecourt retail specialist Suresite Group has recently partnered with payment solutions provider Vianet, propelling them into the growing ‘unattended’ contactless payments industry. The rise in popularity of unattended card transactions across a variety of settings is expected to surge, as consumer confidence and adoption of contactless payments continues to climb: Juniper Research’s latest Contactless Payments research predicts contactless transactions […]
  • Nayax and American Express join forces

    By Vending International on November 16, 2022
    Nayax has announced a partnership with American Express across the United Kingdom and European Economic Area markets. Unattended business owners such as vending machine, laundromat, or car wash operators who use Nayax cashless card readers can now accept American Express transactions, giving them a broader opportunity to grow their customer base and revenue. This newly formed partnership brings significant benefits […]
  • Contactless payments transaction to scale $10 trillion by 2027

    By Vending International on September 26, 2022
    A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of contactless payment transactions will reach $10 trillion globally by 2027; from $4.6 trillion in 2022. It anticipates that investment in the underlying contactless payments ecosystem, such as contactless‑enabled POS (Point-of-Sale) terminals and device-level support, will be the key driver of contactless transactions value growth over the next 5 years. Transition […]
  • ITL celebrates 30-year milestone 

    By Vending International on September 20, 2022
    Innovative Technology Ltd. (ITL), the award-winning provider of cash handling equipment and AI-powered biometric solutions, is celebrating 30 years in business this year.  Founded in 1992 by David Bellis MBE, the Oldham-based firm was created with the aim to design and manufacture cost effective banknote validation equipment. In 1994 the company launched its first product, the NV1, and their iconic […]
  • On track with cashless payments

    By Vending International on August 31, 2022
    Nayax has been supporting WESTbahn, an open access railway company operating express train services on Austria’s Western Railway, since fall 2021. A total of 120 of Nayax’s cashless payment POS devices have been installed in 15 double-decker Stadler KISS 3 trainsets. These payment solutions enable WESTbahn passengers to make cashless payments via mobile phone, debit, credit, or ATM card at […]
  • Nayax in New Zealand

    By Vending International on July 27, 2022
    Nayax is expanding its influence in the southern hemisphere, by entering the New Zealand unattended retail market with its Onyx reader and cashless payment solutions. Nayax’s contactless card reader solutions are designed for all kinds of unattended businesses including vending, self-service laundromats, kiddie rides, automated car washes, public transportation, and more. Dale Smorgon, owner of Ride On! Entertainment, a global […]
  • Nayax enables complete solution for a US unattended operator

    By Vending International on July 27, 2022
    Nayax is providing Tennessee-based Five Star Food Service a comprehensive solution for payments and consumer engagement for their unattended business. Initially, 20,000 devices will be deployed through Five Star’s fleet of vending machines. Nayax’s superior product and support, as well as consumer marketing capabilities were key contributors to Five Star’s increased sales, resulting in the formation of the strong partnership. […]