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Tori HarrisAug 9, 2023 2:58:47 PM1 min read

Tappit Acquires SKIDATA's Loyalty Business

Fan Experience and Data Platform Expand Their Offer and Global Client Base


LEEDS - 8th August, 2023 - Tappit, the global payment and data ecosystem for retail, sports, events, stadiums, and venues, today announced a partnership with Skidata, a leading access solution provider.


As part of the agreement, Tappit has acquired Skidata’s loyalty business, including their IP, platform and current client base. Tappit will forge an ongoing partnership with Skidata to seamlessly deliver a best in class loyalty solution to Tappit’s existing clients, whilst also introducing Tappit’s wider platform solutions to Skidata’s client base.     


Clients using the current loyalty solution will continue to include Live Nation, MetLife Stadium, Florida State University, Oklahoma City Thunder, Philadelphia Union and Dayton International Airport.   


Adding a best in class loyalty element to Tappit’s fan experience platform will enable personalized rewards to be offered to customers when making purchases using their cell phones, wristbands or a simple QR code. The data and insights around customer behavior, that can only be delivered through Tappit’s real-time data suite, will give clients unprecedented insight and this loyalty solution will further cement Tappit’s commitment to reward their partner’s customers.  


“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Skidata. The acquisition of their loyalty platform illustrates our belief that it is critical that organisations are able to recognise and reward loyalty, ,” stated Jason Thomas, Global Chief Executive Officer, Tappit. 


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About Tappit

Tappit is the leading global payment and data ecosystem for events, attractions, stadiums and venues, providing a unique end-to-end solution including cashless payment, white-label payment apps, mobile pay, RFID and event analytics. Tappit’s solutions enhance live event experiences, providing technology and data to the organisers, which in turn improves customer experience and increases profitability. Tappit brings event organisers and venues closer to their customers, giving them control over their payment solutions whilst providing actionable insights to make events even better. To find out more, visit