Today, consumption habits have changed completely with the introduction of the internet and new generation products into the market. Nowadays, many institutions are trying to increase their prestige in the eyes of consumers rather than only trying to develop the habits of shopping of their customers.
Today, many stores use personal discount cards in order to establish closer relations with their customers and encourage their customers to shop. These personal discount cards are often preferred by customers because they add a different experience to shopping.
Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system are deployed in public transit network, to allow collection of fare through the use of stored value smart cards by passengers.
Monday, May 29, 2017
A smart card is a security token that has an embedded chip. Smart cards are typically the same size as a driver's license and can be made out of metal or plastic. They connect to a reader either by direct physical contact (also known as chip and dip) or through a short-range wireless connectivity standard such as Near Field Communication (NFC).