Confidex Announces a Milestone of 500 Million Shipped Contactless Tickets Globally

Tampere, Finland – Confidex, the world’s leading supplier of high-performing contactless ticketing, NFC and RFID tag solutions, announces today that it has exceeded the 500 Million pieces milestone in delivering personalized contactless tickets to over 65 major cities worldwide.

Today’s complex and high volume Smart Ticketing applications require a wide range of capabilities for personalization, robustness and security, all while demonstrating a strong respect for the environment. As a response, Confidex Smart Ticketing solutions combine product reliability, versatile customization services, secure production facilities, and environmentally friendly materials, making Confidex the most trusted partner for transport authorities.

“Our continuous innovation and commitment to high quality has made Confidex the leading supplier of RFID credentials globally – producing over 15 million ticketing products per month”, commented Pierre Chadebech, VP of Sales & Marketing Smart Ticketing, and continued “Across our deployments worldwide, Confidex has clearly demonstrated its capability to provide high-performance, single use and reusable tickets, that can resist extreme environmental conditions, from the heat and humidity of tropical climates to the dry, cold air of the arctic”.

Confidex’s Smart Ticketing portfolio includes a wide range of ticketing formats for variable applications. The tickets are delivered fully customized and packaged for distribution according to customer specifications, ready for direct loading into ticket vending machines or other Automatic Fare Collections (AFC) equipment. In addition to mass transportation, Confidex’s Smart Ticketing offering spans to personal identification and various access control applications including hospitality, events, theme parks and tourist attractions.

“As the worldwide demand for smart cards and contactless ticketing solutions continues to grow, we are very proud to have achieved this important volume milestone for the company. With this experience Confidex is well-established to deliver versatile ticketing applications and NFC compliant products to the market in high volumes“, stated Timo Lindström, CEO of Confidex.

Confidex’s contactless ticket business is complemented by its leading position in industrial RFID tags, applicable for various asset management and authentication applications in manufacturing, construction, transportation and supply chain management.

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