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Introducing a New Payment Method for the Food Festival

Ayushi Rastogi
Published: August 2, 2022

In today’s world, any event or festival is much bigger than in previous times. These events or festivals totally depend on the way it was organized and how many people were present there to attend. Relate to it, we’re introducing a new payment method for the food festival-RFID.

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But how are they different from the previous ones? “Cashless” is the word that changes the game from the old one. Food Festivals are introduced with new payment methods and now it is replacing debit, and credit cards with RFID readers.

These people were given the bands and cards for payment at the stalls in the food festival. These cards will gain access to the food festival and also buy the bulk products at the events and the festivals easily.

What is RFID?

RFID, the short form for Radio Frequency Identification, is basically a wireless form of communication that uses the electromagnetic field, and that field collides with the objects in its way like any person, animal, etc.

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It consists of two components: RFID Tags and Readers.

RFID Reader – A device that emits the radio waves and has also one or more antennas and in return gets back the signals from the tag.

RFID Tags – The system to track those items that have smart barcodes with them.

How does RFID work?

This system has three components: a scanning antenna and a transceiver together known as RFID Readers and a transponder.

RFID readers are particularly of two types– Fixed Readers and Mobile Readers.

After the Reader is activated, the wave is translated into the data coming from the tag to the antenna.

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In the Tag, there is also a transponder itself. It works on the read ranges that vary on many factors like what type of tag is it, the type of RFID Reader, frequency, and interference from other tags and readers.

The one with also a vital power source has a very long read range.

Advantages of Having RFID Reader in Food Festival

There is n number of reasons why this new payment method is also getting so popular these days at all the events and food festivals. Following are the benefits that are attracting the cashless payment method to all the events managers.

No lines for payment

We all have seen that there is a long line for doing the payment at every event, festival, or social event. But the introduction of the RFID systems, not only reduces the wastage of time but also eliminates the long queues.

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For eliminating the lines, the system can be used to scan tickets at the entry gate. The same readers can be used as wrist bands and that can be helpful in the purchasing of food, items, beverages, etc.

It is one of the best payment gateways to use in such types of events.

Pleased Customers

The new payment methods at the food festivals reduce the hassle of doing the payment at the stalls and this, in turn, makes the customers not wait in a queue for long for the payment.

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This will makes the customers more happy and satisfied and they can enjoy the event more peacefully. It will introduce a new gig for the generation.

Fewer Employees

Using it is not that tough and tricky. No need for a large number of employees or machines needed for it. It can be easily handled.

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Straight from the entry to the event to making the purchase at any stall, it is done with the RFID Readers. So it can help to hire fewer employees.

Brand Promotion

With the RFID technology, you are also promoting the brand on multiple levels. As social media has the power to promote.

You can promote your successful events with the RFID on social media so that people can be more aware of it. You can make the RFID cards and wristbands with the company logo.

Highly Secured

Security is a thing that everyone wants when they are exchanging money. Going with lots of money in pockets is always a concern. Due to this, the guests are always worried about the theft or loss of wallets.

But using this payment method, RFID Readers, you don’t need to worry about the cash you’re carrying. No one can steal from that. A record of transactions would also be available to check for fraud or thefts. 

Challenges

There are two main issues with the RFID-

  • Reader collision. It happens when the signal of one RFID Reader collides with the second reader can be prevented by anti-collision protocol.
  • Tag collision. Tag collision happens when so many tags are present and confuse an RFID reader.
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Through this payment method, organizers of the food festival are enjoying the events, making the RFID – a method that makes any event or festival hassle-free and cashless. Its tags can be used to track the products at storage time. It is the most attractive, and entrancing, and all of the tops are highly secure for your customers.

Conclusion

At any food festival, managers need to track thousands of people so they want the event to be successful in every term with the possibility of having the event visible at all the venues. RFID ensures the security and safety of all people.

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