LoopTT : Republic Bank to unveil its wearable payment platform at Caribbean Premier League final on October 12 2019

Via LoopTT dated October 11 2019 : RBL (Republic Bank Limited) to unveil wearable payment platform at CPL finals.

From the article :

“….RBL said 1500 cricket fans attending the match between Barbados Tridents and Guyana Amazon Warriors will receive a wristband pre-loaded with $50 to be spent at the dedicated Contactless Carib Bar…..Each wristband is PIN-protected and will connect wirelessly to allow instant cash-free purchase with the flick of the wrist. 

…To make a purchase, patrons will be required to place their wrist near a contactless terminal to activate payment. Patrons will also have the option of re-loading the wristband with additional funds via LINX or Credit Card; or donating any unused funds to the Bank’s ‘6 for 6’ campaign in support of relief efforts in the Bahamas…

..The bank’s technology partner, WiPay Payment Solutions Limited, will provide the technical support for the redemption terminal, programming, wearables and communication infrastructure.”

LoopTT : RBL to unveil wearable payment platform at CPL finals