This adaptation, that is, the installation and configuration of the module that houses the CPU, as explained by the company, takes place in an average of ten minutes; you don’t even have to move the machine: As detailed by Antonio Torres and Roberto Ducay, responsible for Muxunav, you only have to touch the label holder, so whoever sees the vending machine will only notice that the label holder has been replaced by a screen holder .
This aesthetic change can initially offer an increase in sales: users are attracted to the technology; Today’s consumers come from a screen generation. According to comments from the firm, this increase can reach up to 32% of income.
Once updated, you can have immediate access to the information generated by the machine.
Prepare the machines for the TicketBai
On the other hand, although its entry into force varies depending on the geographical area of the country, next year it will be official to issue invoices with TicketBai, and for Muxunav, This regulation represents an opportunity, since its system allows you to send said billing data in the required format.
They exemplify that, at least in the Basque Country, the majority of vending machines still do not work with this format, so their owners should start considering and solutions to adapt to the legislation. For their part, they have already entered the test platform of the provincial estates to ensure that their solution is optimal.
Second generation of digital label holders: the inclusion of Bizum
Muxunav is currently loading engines for the presentation of its second generation of digital label holders, which will allow the user to pay through their mobile. Payment is completely contactless and is made after generating a QR code. By scanning it, the user accesses payment platforms, including the famous Bizum.
The usual payment system is not cancelled, it is complemented with digital payments, so that the consumer who still wishes to make the payment in cash, will be able to do so. In addition, the company states that through this QR Code they also want the user to be able to make the product selection, as is the case in the new automatic machines and in many Horeca establishments.
For now, the firm is targeting managers and operators of tobacco and beverage vending machines, which are the ones that They generally have these panels with ‘brand’ buttons. However, in the medium term, it will also adapt its offer to those that have a numeric keypad (the classics of traditional vending food and refrigerated machines).
The B-Venture event was held at the Euskalduna Palace at the end of October, and was organized by EL CORREO with the sponsorship of the Department of Economic Development, Sustainability and the Environment of the Basque Government, the SPRI development agency, the Bizkaia Provincial Council and the Bilbao City Council, among other entities.