Article in Festival: "Festival promises vendors are protected with PlayPass"

The organiser of Eastern Electronics (EE) has stressed that vendors' taking at the 15.000-capacity festival will be protected when it uses a cashless system provided by RFID specialist PlayPass.  This follows fears expressed by mobile caterers and other traders following the unconnected failure of the Galtres Festival (cap. 10.000) in 2014, which saw concessionaires losing over £ 250.000, when...

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Eastern Electrics 2016 as our first 100% cashless festival client in the UK

We're delighted to announce that our first confirmed 100% cashless festival in the UK will be Eastern Electrics 2016. The independent dance festival, which sold-out of 15,000 tickets last year, will return with an increased capacity to the 42 acre grounds of Hatfield House on Saturday 6th August. The event will also feature a new ‘ravey woodland wonderlands’ area, an expanded chill-out space and...

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Music festivals are making more money by ditching cash, an article by Quartz.

At the end of November we deployed our Cashless Payment Solution at Hong Kong's Music and Arts Festival Clockenflap. Josh Horwitz wrote an article about it on Quartz also gathering more information about the reveneu streams at festivals from ticket sales and the increased revenue sale when using a cashless payment solution. 

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