As merchants attempt to fulfill the demands of customers for expediency and less person-to-person contact, Dunkin’ and sports venue hospitality stands are experimenting with a new Mastercard checkout-free payment technology, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported.
Mastercard is debuting its Shop Anywhere technology in the last quarter of 2020, which is created with the computer vision infrastructure of Accel Robotics.
Food and beverage stand operator Delaware North intends to test Shop Anywhere in Q4. The firm is working with sports leagues to make sure it experiments with the infrastructure in places that will have contests and spectators in 2020.
“Guests and fans coming into a stadium environment now want to quickly and safely get in and out with little to no wait times on entry and exit,” Delaware North Chief Information Officer Jeffrey Wilkinson said in the report.
Dunkin’ Brands is piloting the