Fira De Barcelona partners with Airtag to launch mobile ordering solution
NEW YORK & PARIS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – AIRTAG, the leading provider of mobile shopping solutions, today announced a partnership with Fira de Barcelona, to launch the venue’s very first mobile ordering solution. Mobile ordering in Fira’s restaurants has been integrated into the current app using AIRTAG’s AIRSHOP API solution, which are white-label mobile libraries that connect to the app and existing databases a retailer to simplify adding mobile commerce functionality. The new features allow Fira de Barcelona event attendees to pre-order and pay for their meals by mobile phone and to check-in at a restaurant using NFC and QR code technology.
“At high volume events, where most people are eating out at the same time, mobile commerce can really make the process faster and more convenient for customers,” said Jérémie Leroyer, CEO and co-founder of ‘AIRTAG. “We are delighted to be working with Fira de Barcelona on this new project which will demonstrate how cashless mobile shopping and innovative technologies can dramatically improve customer journeys every day. ”
Snapshot of the customer journey
Customer chooses their favorite restaurant theme such as sandwiches or seafood
The desired products are added to the cart and paid for via PayPal
An order confirmation is stored in the application for the withdrawal of the order in store
At their discretion, the customer goes to the restaurant to pick up their order and checks in with NFC or QR code technology by tapping or scanning a label near the restaurant entrance. To add more value to the customer journey, mobile orders are picked up at a designated checkout, which will go through much faster than other lines as there is no cash exchange or credit card processing at the point. of sale.
Fira de Barcelona will use AIRSHOP APIs to provide hundreds of thousands of conference attendees throughout the year with a more convenient ordering and payment experience.
In the mood for mobile commerce?
Visit the AIRTAG booth 7J17 during Mobile World Congress to demonstrate the Fira de Barcelona ordering solution and learn more about AIRSHOP APIs.
About AIRSHOP APIs
AIRSHOP APIs are AIRTAG’s latest addition to the AIRSHOP suite. With AIRSHOP APIs, which are white label mobile libraries, retailers, event venues, and brands can add mobile commerce functionality to any existing application without having to modify the user interface. This is because AIRSHOP APIs connect product databases and store information, so any application can become a business solution.
A leader in innovations in the mobile shopping ecosystem, AIRTAG provides mobile solutions that offer an interactive and engaging user experience. AIRTAG’s rapidly growing partner base includes more than 35 retailers, including; KFC, McDonald’s, McCafé, Carrefour, DIA, G20, Dior, Reebok and Fira de Barcelona and more than 10 financial institutions including; PayPal, MasterCard Worldwide, ING, Rabobank, Crédit Mutuel, BNP Paribas and DU. Visit www.airtag.com to learn more.