(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Smart cards will continue to play a key role in our daily lives, according to a top official of FutureCard, which produces 55 million cards a month.
The UAE-based company is an expert in the design, manufacturing and customisation of all types of cards, from the most basic plastic cards to the most advanced smartcards, and their services continue to thrive as they provide reliable products in order to operate safely in our efficiency driven world.
FutureCard is the only card manufacturer participating at the 'Made in Sharjah' exhibition. Organised by Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry the event concluded on Friday at Sharjah Expo Centre.
"We are proud to participate in the event that showcases products and services from different industry sectors of the emirate," FutureCard general manager Ayhan Yalcintas said.
Middle East is a priority region for the company as the region is its home court, Yalcintas said, adding: "We have bigger competitive advantage of delivery lead times, and transportation costs to support our customers in this region better."
Since inception in 2002, FutureCard is a lucrative organisation, with a constant increase of revenue every year, and an average of 75 million units marketed every month. The company serves over 1,000 customers in more than 80 countries around the world bringing secure and efficient card solutions.
"All we have achieved and where we have reached are just a drop in the bucket. We aspire to more and hold our new alliance in high esteem as we tackle the digital world of solutions," Yalcintas said.
FutureCard has long held its position as a market leader in delivering leading solutions to markets all over the world, which means the company sees a healthy network of clients in the 80 countries they serve around the world.
"One of our great advantages is that we are offering a complete range of services along with personalisation solutions for banks, retailers, government and telecom operators. Smart card personalisation is a complex process that involves intensive handling of highly sensitive data and of course it evolves the latest equipment, right infrastructure and trained staff," Yalcintas said.
FutureCard has been providing personalisation solutions for customers in multiple business sectors for more than eight years. The UAE based 'personalisation centre' maintains technical support with a 'techno centre' in France with the capacity to personalise from one card to several millions of card units per month.