Key Innovations launches unattended NFC POS terminals with marketing
Posted by Seth PlanckOctober 05th, 2011 at 12:17 PM Filed Under Latest News
Key Innovations launches KSD6000 unattended NFC POS terminals with rich media NFC marketing built right in
The NFC POS terminal market is seeing a lot of innovation these days, and to prove that point British firm, Key Innovations has just launched an NFC unattended POS terminal that features rich media marketing that’s built right in. NFC is the new sheriff in town and different NFC POS systems are offering loyalty and marketing opportunities that simply didn’t exist before the NFC hit its stride. Key Innovations’ new KSD6000 is now different and brings a compact customer facing terminal featuring a vibrant color display to market. This NFC secure terminal supports legacy technologies and NFC contactless payments. None of that is remarkable in comparison to other NFC POS terminals on the market, which are built for kiosks and a whole manner of other unattended uses. What the KSD6000 has up its sleeve is the ability to up-sell, cross-sell, use loyalty programs and even represent a new revenue stream with smart ads all packed tightly into a unit that has a tiny footprint. Let us tell you a little more.
Key Innovations KSD6000 unattended NFC POS terminal specifics
The new KSD6000 Unattended NFC Payment Terminal from Key Innovations features a clear 3.2” color display capable of delivering dynamic, multimedia content. This means that the system can deliver ads, discounts, facilitate a loyalty program or simply feature content. The company says that the animated menus and promotional media is easily created and uploaded to the terminal network using Secure Content Builder, which is a highly innovative and secure software tool. So in what situations can the system be used?
Key Innovations see their KSD600 being used at the gas pump, in all manner of vending machines, self service tickets at the movies, toll booths, airline check-ins, parking garages, drive thrus, public transportation ticketing and laundromats. Key Innovations sayz that the system is easy to retrofit to legacy systems, and with its ability to hold custom secure payment apps and add on to that the NFC capabilities the KSD6000 certainly has a lot of potential uses beyond the sprawling list above. We could imagine remittance payment apps that work straight from the terminal, gift card purchases and even services as simple as ordering a taxicab, because the system is in a fixed location. In fact, we could even imagine public places having one of these terminals that allows users to purchase a whole host of services. For example in a condo block or apartment complex we could see the system being fitted out to accept rent payments, pay for the use of laundry facilities and even built into vending machines that can all access the same system. Add Key Innovations KSD6000 unattended NFC POS terminal to the growing list that is available and mark it interesting.