Recently Launched: Reach Social Influencers in High Schools with FanWise

Posted on Apr 7, 2015 in News
Recently Launched: Reach Social Influencers in High Schools with FanWise

FanWise has recently expanded it’s media network in Dallas-Fort Worth by installing FanWise social media technology into vending machines located in several high schools. This expands the FanWise Network into high schools powering more social mentions among a crowd highly coveted among marketers and advertisers. In the first week alone, initial traction reports average about […]

2014 Year In Review: Average Friend Count Tops 500

Posted on Jan 12, 2015 in News
2014 Year In Review: Average Friend Count Tops 500

For the first time at FanWise, the average number of friends a consumer has on Facebook or Twitter passed the 500 mark ending the year 2014 with an average of 532. This is a combined average among both social networks. The more friends every consumer has, the MORE social buzz you generate on your next […]

FanWise Featured in “Vending’s Mobile Revolution” by Automatic Merchandiser Magazine

Posted on Dec 17, 2014 in News
FanWise Featured in “Vending’s Mobile Revolution” by Automatic Merchandiser Magazine

The December issue of Automatic Merchandiser Magazine has a mobile payment roundup that features FanWise as the only mobile payment method that allows consumers to pay via a social media status update.

FanWise wins Smartie Award honoring innovation, creativity and success

Posted on Oct 14, 2014 in News
FanWise wins Smartie Award honoring innovation, creativity and success

The world’s only global mobile marketing awards program, the Smartie Awards honor innovation, creativity and success by those who push the boundaries of mobile marketing. FanWise did just that and won a Silver Smartie with its patent-pending social mobile rewards technology for the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau’s “Goodbye Chilly, Hello Sunny” guerrilla […]

FanWise Launches Patent-Pending Social Rewards Technology in Dallas-Fort Worth: Pay with a Tweet?

Posted on Jul 1, 2014 in News
FanWise Launches Patent-Pending Social Rewards Technology in Dallas-Fort Worth: Pay with a Tweet?

DALLAS – July 1, 2014 – Anyone in Dallas-Fort Worth can now get free or discounted drinks and snacks at vending machines with FanWise – new social media technology inside. FanWise, a patent-pending social mobile rewards technology, gives users of all ages and levels an instant location-based reward, at vending machines, when they post a […]

Old Vending Machines Learn New Tricks with “Twitter or Facebook Powered” Cashless Payment Systems

Posted on Apr 9, 2014 in News
Old Vending Machines Learn New Tricks with “Twitter or Facebook Powered” Cashless Payment Systems

FanWise™ technology, displayed at NAMA OneShow Booth #104,  transforms any vending or arcade game machine into a “smart vending machine“. Users can pay with a Tweet or pay with a Facebook Post, according to Brett Circe, FanWise, LLC, president.

New Social Media Advertising Revenue for Vending Machine Operators

Posted on Apr 8, 2014 in News
New Social Media Advertising Revenue for Vending Machine Operators

Many operators are used to wrapping machines with advertising or adding on-screen video messaging: NAMA OneShow Exhibitor FanWise (Booth #104) adds a new spin to Merchant Media: allowing operators to offer sponsored “Custom Social Media Messages” as a new income stream.

Vending Operators Earn 5 Cents More With Every Purchase

Posted on Apr 7, 2014 in News
Vending Operators Earn 5 Cents More With Every Purchase

As profit margins are continually squeezed by rising prices and merchant banker fees, a new social media trend called FanWise™ is getting big attention at the NAMA OneShow. FanWise introduces a cashless vending social marketing concept that awards consumers a 50-cent credit and operators a 5-cent commission. “This represents a mobile commerce breakthrough for the […]

See Hello Sunny in NYC

Posted on Jan 17, 2014 in News

When the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau unveils its festivities in New York City later this month, a vending machine filled with Hello Sunny sunglasses will help brand the experience. The machine will dispense the sunglasses for free, thanks to patent-pending FanWise™ technology installed inside. Visitors will get a free pair of sunglasses […]

FanWise announces MBD Protocol support

Posted on Sep 25, 2013 in News

Attention vending machine operators: FanWise announced today compatibility with the Multi Drop Bus spec 4.0. This new feature allows FanWise technology to be installed in ANY vending machine in North America as a cashless payment device on the MDB chain. FanWise mobile commerce is now compatible with millions of machines. It’s as easy as plug-and-play, […]