"THE RFID TIPPING POINT" an article by Access All Areas UK

RFID means increased revenue for festivals, so why are UK organisers reluctant to make the leap? There’s a system that means people spend on average 15 to 30 per cent more at a festival. It’s a system that has been hugely popular for years in mainland Europe and the United States, but is only now taking hold in the UK festival market. The name of this system? RFID.

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Standon Calling appoints PlayPass for full RFID Cashless delivery

The festival also partners with StubHub to offer an auto top-up service for a seamless festival experience PlayPass is delighted to announce Standon Calling as the latest UK festival confirmed to implement its RFID cashless payments system this summer. Standon Calling, a leading UK independent festival, was the first British festival to go fully cashless, in 2013, and has led the way in the...

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PlayPass was present at Liverpool Sound City!

Onsite at Sound City this year was PlayPass, and Insights spoke with its UK Business Development Director Steve Jenner about the RFID supplier’s latest developments. “We’re very excited to have just confirmed our second full-scale UK festival, Standon Calling,” said Jenner. “Just like Eastern Electrics – the first one we confirmed in the UK – they’ve already done cashless in the past so it’s a...

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