News about Stickers and NFC.
July 3rd, 2012
SES RFID Solutions has announced a new range of NFC stickers designed to go on mobile phones. The German RFID specialist's NFC mobile phone stickers are available in three different sizes, are just 0.69mm thick,...
July 2nd, 2012
Chennai, India-based technology provider Yeldi Softcom has launched Ara eTap, an NFC sticker-based mobile payments service. Consumers who sign up for the service will be provided with an NFC sticker to attach to their mobile...
June 28th, 2012
Targobank, part of the French Crédit Mutuel group, and E-Plus, Germany's third largest mobile network operator, have announced plans to work together to test NFC payments. The partners will begin with a pilot test using...
June 19th, 2012
The Qatar-based bank is motivating customers to take up its new 'Tap and Pay' service by offering to refund the cost of their first NFC transaction, up to the country's contactless payment limit of QR100.
June 6th, 2012
More than 200,000 of the sandwich chain's customers have signed up for a loyalty program that offers both NFC tags and barcode-based ID. In southern California many outlets have seen almost half their customers choose to use the tags while those in other regions are only moving to mobile contactless as they become more familiar with the technology.
May 22nd, 2012
Secure ID specialist Identive has introduced a new "peel and stick" NFC tag that allows consumers to use contactless payment with their existing mobile devices. The TomPay sticker is based on the company's "tag on...
April 24th, 2012
The fast food giant has signed up to pilot test a new cloud-based NFC payments service developed by Austrian mobile network operator A1 and Paybox Bank. Supermarket chain Merkur will also participate in the trial.
April 19th, 2012
The UK-based financial institution has announced two enhancements to its mobile payments offering, increasing the reach of the Quick Tap NFC service it runs with Orange and announcing plans to provide all its Visa credit card customers with a free mobile contactless sticker.
April 12th, 2012
Identive has added window stickers and magnets to its range of NFC tags. The window stickers have a concealed NFC inlay and can be printed in colour on the front and back, so they look...
April 4th, 2012
Pennsylvania's Shippensburg University is testing payments via contactless stickers in two of its cafeterias. Students order food from an NFC-enabled kiosk, then receive confirmation via a text message before they pick up their order. Some...
March 7th, 2012
The bank and mobile network operator have partnered for the launch of the country's first NFC payments service, using BlackBerry NFC phones as well as NFC stickers.
February 26th, 2012
An online NFC store has opened in Australia. NFC Wireless supplies tags, readers and software, and can provide encoding, printing and NFC software development services. The store also offers a range of A$5 unbranded NFC...
February 23rd, 2012
The high profile online mobile payments company, whose services are used by more than 240 mobile network operators around the world, has entered the NFC market with Boku Accounts, a turnkey white label platform that lets carriers offer subscribers a full suite of in-store payments and loyalty services.
January 25th, 2012
Leading Swedish retail chain ICA says it picked NFC for the rewards programme at its ICA To Go food store in Stockholm because it will appeal to the tech savvy, health-conscious city dwellers it wants to attract.
January 19th, 2012
Nearly 20,000 NFC tags from UPM RFID will be embedded in smart posters and stickers used to promote Helsinki's year as the World Design Capital. The BullsEye NFC tags feature NXP's Mifare Ultralight chips and...
December 20th, 2011
"Over the next few months we'll be testing many different proximity payments technologies (including NFC) and exploring numerous partnership opportunities," says the online payments giant.
December 6th, 2011
NFC tag vendor Tagage has launched a mobile app that allows users to order custom NFC tags and stickers directly from their phones. Tagage Mobile, from Hansaprint and UPM RFID, does not require knowledge of...
November 29th, 2011
Irish NFC specialist Zapa Technology, which ran into financial difficulties last month, is back in business with new investment led by technology entrepreneur Brendan McDonagh (pictured), who has become the company's new CEO. Delta Partners...
November 8th, 2011
MasterCard has certified secure labeling specialist Schreiner ProSecure's NFC-Sticker for use in contactless payments. The sticker is preloaded with Mastercard software and can be applied to the back of any mobile phone and then used...
October 31st, 2011
Car dealerships can use NFC stickers to help customers get details about vehicles for sale, says US startup Gotap.me. Buyers can tap their NFC phones on GoTap NFC stickers affixed to the vehicles at the...