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Bringing Mobile Payment to Gaming

CPI and Global Payments join forces to deliver a mobile payment solution that allows players to transfer credits right from their phone to the gaming machine.

The Future of Vending Payment Systems

As operators look to invest in the next level of vending payment technology, what trends can they expect? Read to learn more.

CPI Partners With SkyCity Entertainment Group

The CPI gaming team is proud to announce a preferred partnership with SkyCity Entertainment Grou

Cashless Payment is Coming to Casinos - Are You Ready?

Cashless payment is finally making its way to casinos. Find out how you can prepare your operation for the next layer of payment. 

CPI Wins Concorde Casino Tower

CPI wins Concorde Casino Tower

CPI Partners with New Casino Resort in Vietnam

CPI partners with new Vietnam casino and resort to deliver gaming connectivity and operational efficiency.

CMS Merger into CPI

Malvern, PA (June 23, 2020) – Crane Merchandising Systems, a Crane Co. company and leading global provider of solutions for cold drink, snack, food, and premium hot beverages has merged with Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a global leader in banknote and coin validation, cashless payment, cash processing, and asset management software.

100% Cashless: 4 Reasons Why Not to Give Up on Cash

With rising hygiene concerns around cash, word is spreading that it's time to go all in with cashless. Read for 4 reasons why cash still carries weight, for you and your customers

Touchless Vending? 3 Other Ways Operators Can Stay Safe

The public’s heightened concern for hygiene and safety has piqued interest in vending machines as an on-site sales solution that takes human-to-human contact out of the equation. One top of mind solution on the brains of operators and OEMs alike is a “touchless” vending machine. Is touchless the answer? Read to see three other ways operators can accommodate health and safety. 

Vending as the Hero of Social Distancing

How can operators use their machines—the ultimate unattended retail model—to serve to the needs of social distancing? Read to see how 3 retailers have already adapted.
 

5 Ways Retailers Are Stepping Up During the COVID-19 Crisis

How can retailers protect their customers and staff as hygiene and personal safety play an increasingly dominant role? You can start by focusing on automation.

Payments and Public Health: Where Do Retailers Go From Here?

A lot has changed in retail in a few short months. This is especially true for the future of payment. Read about how retailers can handle cash in the time of increased focus on hygiene.

Protecting Customers and Cashiers at the Point of Sale

How can retailers protect their customers and staff as hygiene and personal safety play an increasingly dominant role? You can start by focusing on automation.

Talos Home Configuration Race

Chuck Reed, VP of Vending, and his wife, Pam,  are taking some free time at home to put our tech to the test with the latest in vending payment systems.

Global Cashless Payment

Global technology management can be complicated, but it doesn't have to be. How can operators simplify their payment technology to ease ownership and maximize their investment? Read more to find out how.

Slovenian Sports Betting Lottery Specifies CPI on All New Betting Terminals

Superior product performance and after-sales support were key factors in the decision to specify CPI for both coin and note validation.

Letter to our Customers from the President of CPI

Please read this important update regarding the commitment by CPI to continue delivering the solutions and services you need to succeed even in these challenging times.

2020 Vision: What to Expect in a New Decade of Vending

A new decade comes with new opportunities and concerns. Read on to find out what vending operators can expect as we head into 2020.

The Next Layer of Connectivity: How Bluetooth Will Change Cashless

As technology rapidly adapts and evolves, the opportunities for increased cashless capability are endless. As we look to the future of cashless payment, how can Bluetooth stand to increase efficiency for customers and operators alike? Read more to find out.

CPI Releases New CR6000™

MALVERN, PENNSYLVANIA – February 26, 2020 – Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a Crane Co. Company, announces the release of the CR6000 Coin Recycler.

CPI Releases New CLS Advance™

Malvern, PA (January 29, 2020) – Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a Crane Co. Company, announces the release of the CLS Advance Coin Recycler.

Picking the Right Card Reader

It's not always easy to identify the correct card reader for your business. As electronic payment technology advances, merchants should look for solutions that address more than just card payments. Read on to find out just what operators should look for in the right cashless payment system.

Acquisition of Cummins Allison

Malvern, PA (February 4, 2020) – Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a Crane Co. company and global leader in banknote and coin validation, cashless payment systems, and asset management software, today announced the acquisition of Cummins Allison, a leading provider of coin, currency and check handling solutions, as well as ATM machines.

The 5 Cs of Connectivity

Ed Kozma of CPI walks vending operators through the 5 Cs of connectivity to help develop connectivity strategies for vending.

Payment Options: What Vending Needs to Know About Consumer Choice

Simplify your vending experience with connected cash hardware. Increase machine uptime (and sales) with connectivity. 

How to Use Connectivity to Transform Your Cash Hardware

Simplify your vending experience with connected cash hardware. Increase machine uptime (and sales) with connectivity. 

Join Us for Your Best NAMA Yet

Looking forward to another great year at the NAMA Show? CPI can help you plan your week to make it your best show ever.

Payment Preferences: It's About Choice

CPI has analyzed external reports to create a infographic to help you better understand how Europeans handle payment transactions.

Increase Teller Efficiency by 30%

Victor from Danemar Trading discusses how bill payment kiosks can improve teller efficiency by 30%.

CPI Shortlisted for The Vendies

CPI is a finalist for The Vendies. Read more about why our CPI e-vending™ mobile app was nominated for the Best Payment Systems award.

3 Underreported Trends from The Paypers Report

The "Payment Methods Report" by The Paypers covers industry alternatives. Here are three understated payment trends that didn’t receive the headline treatment.

Increasing Bank Branch Efficiency through Coin Recycling

In an automated world, bank tellers still manually handle coins. A focus on financial services would be a better use of their time. Here’s the CPI solution.

CPI Strengthening Protections against Counterfeit Cash in Banking

Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), a Crane Co. Company, has enhanced its BCR coin recycler to meet “OLAF” regulation standards. OLAF, or the European Anti-Fraud Office, investigates fraud against the EU budget, corruption and serious misconduct within the European institutions.

Crane Payment Innovations Reveals New Paypod™ Pay Station During EuroCIS 2018

Crane Payment Innovations is proud to announce the launch of Paypod Pay Station, the latest innovation in point-of-sale payment automation technology. CPI will showcase their new product at the EuroCIS Trade Fair.

Crane Payment Innovations Announces New Paypod™ Pay Station During NRF 2018

Crane Payment Innovations, a Crane Co. company, is proud to introduce Paypod, an all-new pay station for the retail market that automates payment at the point of sale. CPI will showcase the new product during the upcoming NRF retail show.

Crane Payment Innovations and LocoMobi Parking Systems

Crane Payment Innovations (CPI), the world-wide leader in providing cash payment solutions and a Crane Co. company, announces that their partnership with Locomobi, a leading provider of reliable parking management solutions.

Crane Co. Completes Acquisition of Crane & Co., Inc. ("Crane Currency")

Crane Co. (NYSE:CR), a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Crane Currency.

Crane Co. Strengthens Connectivity Portfolio

The acquisition strengthens Crane’s technology portfolio with the addition of Microtronic’s complementary capabilities to Crane Connectivity Solutions’ (CCS) electronic payment and connectivity platform, which is available in the US through Crane Payment Innovations and Crane Merchandising Systems.

Small Retailers Across Europe Implement CPI’s Cash Management Technology

CPI to showcase its automated cash management products at the World’s #1 Retail Trade Fair: EuroShop