Compass Wristband – NFC World https://www.nfcworld.com News and analysis on the emerging technologies transforming how consumers choose what to buy, who to buy from, and how to pay Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:53:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 https://www.nfcworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-nfc-world-site-icon-32x32.png Compass Wristband – NFC World https://www.nfcworld.com 32 32 37289602 Vancouver commuters ‘queue down the block’ for TransLink transit ticketing wristbands https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/12/04/358664/vancouver-commuters-queue-down-the-block-for-translink-transit-ticketing-wristbands/ Tue, 04 Dec 2018 13:38:55 +0000 https://www.nfcworld.com/?p=58664 “People ended up queuing up down the block when the wearable technology went on sale at 7:30 am, and it only took about three hours for TransLink to sell out. ‘I’ve gotta say, this is a little more than we expected,’ spokesperson Jill Drews said. ‘But it’s great. We’re glad people love the wristbands’.”

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TransLink pilots wearable transit ticketing payment bands https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/12/03/358649/translink-pilots-wearable-transit-ticketing-payment-bands/ Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:20:29 +0000 https://www.nfcworld.com/?p=58649 “To help improve customer convenience, we’re introducing Compass Wristbands — a Compass Card that you wear on your wrist! We’re offering a limited release of 1,000 adult wristbands and 1,000 concession wristbands starting December 3… Tap in and out when travelling on transit and reload online, at a Compass vending machine, by phone or in […]

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