Fremont, California (PRWEB) March 12, 2007
Livewire International, Inc., a leading provider of self-service document delivery systems, and Tranax Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of ATMs and self-service kiosks; today announced that they partnered to provide new self-service ticketing kiosks to Any Mountain stores, one of California's most highly regarded outdoor specialty retailers.
"We are delighted to be partnering with Tranax Technologies, a pioneer in high-value, self-service kiosks with a strong record of enabling retail stores and financial institutions to serve their customers better, faster and in more ways," said David McCracken, President of Livewire.
"We are proud to provide Any Mountain with a network of self-service kiosks that will be placed in each of the retailer's six Bay Area locations," said McCracken. "These kiosks will allow skiers and snowboarders to purchase discounted tickets ahead of time, skip the long lines at area ski resorts and have more time for skiing."
"Specialty Sports Venture, LLC, which owns Any Mountain, utilizes Livewire in it's Colorado market, and requested installation of self-service kiosks in the Any Mountain stores based on Livewire's performance and ability to enhance customer service," said Brad Jones, Regional Manager at Specialty Sports Venture.
The new machines can also dispense coupons, cross-promote ski area facilities, and offer discount tickets at popular Lake Tahoe ski resorts, such as Sugar Bowl, Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Diamond Peak.
Any Mountain, with six locations around the Bay Area in Concord, Berkeley, Dublin, Redwood City, San Jose, and Corte Madera is one of the country's premier outdoor ski, snowboard, equipment, apparel and accessory stores. It is known for its exceptional customer service.
About Livewire International, Inc.
Livewire International ski ticketing kiosks are currently installed in boutique ski shops throughout Colorado and in large retail outlets such as Christy Sports, Breeze Ski Rentals, and The Sports Authority. Founded in 1998, Livewire is an award-winning leader in interactive technology based in York, Pennsylvania. Livewire, a Microsoft Certified Partner, specializes in self-service solutions including electronic concierge, ticketing, gift card and product dispensing, and digital content delivery/management. Livewire provides integration into a multitude of devices such as kiosks, ATMs, and handheld devices, while providing the ability to remotely monitor each device and manage the content available from each unit.
Livewire is a registered trademark of Livewire International. All other trademarks and trade names are the property of their respective owners.
About Tranax Technologies, Inc.
Tranax leads the self-service industry in the design, development, manufacture, and sale of self-service technology to the retail, banking, hospitality, entertainment, and gaming industries. Founded in 1986 by Dr. Hansup Kwon, the Fremont-based company has sold over 80,000 ATMs and self-service kiosks across North America. For more information please visit http://www.tranax.com.
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