Despite growing risk many restaurants, bars, nightclubs, hotels and franchises are citing cost and inconvenience for not adopting more secure EMV/chipcard technology. We have developed these solutions with that in mind and made them affordable to any business.
“According to a study by the Ponemon Institute, the average consolidated total cost of a data breach is now $3.8 billion, representing a double-digit increase in recent years.”
Here are some products that owners and managers of hospitality business should know about:
Chipcard Go! – www.chipcardgo.com – A tablet product that integrates into Micros, PosiTouch, Dinnerware and Infogenesis. – This is a feature rich product with survey, marketing, email/text receipts and more! The product can also be customized with logos on receipts, covers and more!
Chipcard Pad – www.chipcardpad.com – Offers an Ingenico pin pad with semi integration that hooks up to the USB on just about any Point of Sale System, other features like tip adjust, tip after the sale, open and close bar tabs are available – all of these features have great advantages for nightclubs and bars, – they offer a 30 day free trial.
Chipcard Tab – www.chipcardtab.com – Offers a tablet, pay at the table solution so that diners can pay at the table – this is only a semi integrated solution and the check still needs to be closed on the Point of sale system – offers a 30 day trial.
The above three products offer point to point encryption which reduces your PCI compliance scope and lessens threats to cyber security.
Ingenico – BlueTooth – Get an Ingenico with Bluetooth so you can take a terminal to the table.
Stand-alone EMV – There are many different terminals that will do this and if you need tip after the sale or open and close bar tab you need to consult with your bankcard representative on what they offer as different processors offer different options.
Processing with an EMV terminal is the only way you can eliminate chargebacks!