Best Union also offers comprehensive Web sales and services that enables general admission, special event and assigned seating tickets to be processed in real-time while accessing the same data as front-gate ticket selling stations. And with Best Union s new mobile application, visitors can buy and redeem tickets using their mobile device. With offices in the UK, US, Italy, France, UAE and Singapore, Best Union is uniquely positioned to provide its innovative ticketing solutions to attractions around the world.
OmniTicket Network Embraces Apple Pay by Announcing Big Roll-out in Orlando
OmniTicket Network, part of the Best Union Group of Companies, is proud to support the roll-out of Apple Pay at the largest theme park complex in the world this year, and plans to continue supporting other clients in rolling-out this exciting technology in 2015! A pple announced the launch of Apple Pay in September, and OmniTicket Network has since developed an enhanced version of its innovative ticketing software that supports this new mobile payment and digital wallet service. According to the official statement issued by Apple on September 9th, Apple Pay will transform mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus through a groundbreaking NFC antenna design, a dedicated chip called the Secure Element, and the security and convenience of Touch ID . Apple Pay is easy to set up, so hundreds of millions of users can simply add their credit or debit card on file from their iTunes Store account. Apple Pay will also work with the newly announced Apple Watch , extending Apple Pay to over 200 million owners of iPhone 5, iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s worldwide.
The statement from Apple also announced that Walt Disney Resorts in Orlando will support Apple Pay, and a Walt Disney Co. spokesperson told the Orlando Sentinel in an article published on September 9th that, Apple Pay makes shopping fast and easy for guests and simplifies the check-out process for our cast members. Our guests are going to love the convenience of Apple Pay, which will bring an easy, secure and private way to make purchases at Disney Store and Walt Disney World Resort.
Heading into 2015, OmniTicket Network will develop further software enhancements to support the roll-out of Apple Pay at additional attractions and leisure venues. Mickey Carlson, COO of OmniTicket Network s North American Operations, says, OmniTicket is committed to supporting Apple Pay for our clients who want to embrace this exciting new payment technology. We love being at the forefront of ticketing technology and this is another perfect opportunity for us to do so!
Best Union Group Implements BOS at the Louvre Museum!
The Best Union Group is enjoying their new role as ticketing system partner for the Louvre Museum! The Louvre is using Best Union s BOS ticketing and access control system to handle onsite sales, web sales and call center sales of tickets to the Louvre s museum, the auditorium and the Museum de la Croix.
Using a phased-in approach, the Best Union team first installed BOS to enable the Louvre to perform back office sales. After a successful back-office launch, the highly customized BOS ticketing system was implemented at the ticketing stations at the world-famous Pyramid. And BOS will be rolled out to the rest of the Louvre complex very soon!
Best Union Company CEO Luca Montebugnoli comments, With about 10 million visitors each year, the Louvre is the largest and most visited museum in the world. Having achieved this opportunity to successfully support such a complex international project demonstrates the quality of our products and the ability of the Best Union team to provide world-class solutions.
Best Union’s Project Team Happy to Be at the Louvre!
Montebugnoli continues, By winning the public announcement issued by the prestigious French museum, the Best Union Group continues its international growth in the worldwide ticketing market, as earlier demonstrated by the partnerships with The Metropolitan Museum of Arts, the Historical Royal Palaces of London and La Biennale di Venezia. Best Union recognizes France as a market with excellent growth prospects and has recently opened a new branch based in Paris.