Creative Mobile Technologies team up with Vodafone IoT to drive black cab business forward
London black cab drivers have never been so connected to their customers
With Vodafone IoT technology powering smart payments that combine an interactive screen and business insights, London black cab drivers have never been so connected to their customers.
Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT) provides a smart and reliable card payment solution for taxis. It quickly grew to become the largest provider in London, covering more than one third of the total fleet
Beyond a standard card payment system, CMT’s fixed-front solution combines a card reader with an interactive screen that offers business insights
The company needed to process far larger volumes of data than a simple card reader would need, so CMT turned to Vodafone to provide a connectivity solution
Vodafone Connectivity, CMT’s Story
“CMT chose Vodafone for our network needs because of their ubiquity across London - reliability is incredibly important for processing card transaction and we were dependent on the network otherwise nothing happens.”
Jake Rosenzweig, Director of Operations
CMT created a bespoke solution for the London black cab trade. Their solCMT created a bespoke solution for the London black cab trade. Their solution consists of a touchscreen in the front seat for the driver, a printer and pin pad in the passenger compartment, and a CPU which connects it all together. The touchscreen has mapping and business intelligence which tells the drivers where the work is. It also allows them to interact with the payment terminals so they can process payments.
With a scalable solution, they have plans for further expansion, together with Vodafone as their connectivity partner.