Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 28, 2015
The 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open will use the GoPago point of sale (POS) system for all on-premises ticket sales, program sales, and food and beverages sales at the Fry’s Fan Zone. Phoenix-based GCG Consulting, Inc.(http://www.gcgconsulting.com) a leading provider of convenient merchant services and payment solutions, including for the Phoenix Open for over 20 years, will handle all on-site support. This will include POS system setup, game-day support, and POS removal for the event, which will be held at TPC Scottsdale Monday, January 26th through Sunday, February 1st. With expected fan attendance at over 500,000, the Waste Management Phoenix Open is one of the largest tournaments on the PGA TOUR and has been been voted among PGA TOUR players’ favorites.
Vendors will have access to a simple, easy-to-use interface to ring up customer orders quickly. Tournament management will be able to see sales live in real time across all terminals through GoPago’s cloud-based merchant portal. Fans at the tournament will even be able to order and pay using the GoPago apps available on both iPhone and Android.
Greg Gooslin, GCG Consulting’s President said, “The GoPago POS System has proven to be a robust, flexible solution that is perfect for major sporting venues. The added convenience of the consumer apps is a hit with fans who don’t want to wait in line or miss any of the action.”
Ted Tekippe, GoPago CEO, added “We’ve been incredibly excited to work with GCG Consulting to provide our GoPago POS Systems for these major events. Along with GCG’s outstanding service, we truly believe our system provides great value for the tournament and fans.”
About the Waste Management Phoenix Open
The 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open will be held at the TPC Scottsdale from January 26th to February 1st, 2015. The Waste Management Phoenix Open is the best-attended golf tournament in the world and has gained legendary status for being the most unique stop on the PGA TOUR. The 2015 edition will mark the 80th playing of the event (one of the five oldest events on the PGA TOUR) and the sixth as the Waste Management Phoenix Open. The Thunderbirds, host organization of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, have raised more than $93 million for charities in Arizona, including close to $68 million in the last 10 years alone. For more information on the Thunderbirds or the 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open, visit http://www.wmphoenixopen.com.
About GoPago: The GoPago point of sale system is a robust, cloud-based system running on an Android tablet designed to let small to mid-sized businesses, major sports and entertainment venues and professional foodservice providers scale flexibly with the growth of their business. GoPago is a DoubleBeam company and is located in Pasadena, California. Visit http://www.doublebeam.com and http://www.gopago.com for more information.