Case Study: RFID Cashless Payments at Detonate Festival 2017


Written by , 17th June 2017


Over a weekend in June, Detonate Festival brought over 60 amazing artists to the island in the middle of Nottingham’s oldest country park for their biggest party yet.

Attendance: 17,000

Client Requirements:

The Event Genius team were asked to provide RFID Cashless Payments in addition to the access control and online ticket services we already provided to the festival’s organisers.

Services Supplied:

 We delivered:

  • Full event planning, set-up & delivery.
  • Barcode & RFID Access control using our Entry Genius app and scanners.
  • RFID Wristband fulfilment.
  • Advance sales of RFID credit/vouchers via our white label solution.
  • Onsite support to a total of six bars and 13 vendors.
  • Onsite support to Four top up stations.
  • Over 300 RFID devices with hands on support across the site.
  • Full data collection and reporting.
  • Post-event customer services.

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