MOST and Hawaiian Airlines partner to elevate in-flight retail experience

MOST and Hawaiian Airlines partner to elevate in-flight retail experience

Dallas, Texas and Honolulu, Hawaii (May 28th, 2024) - MOST, a leading provider of cutting-edge retail and payment solutions, unveils its newest partnership with Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaiʻi’s largest and longest-serving airline, to provide state-of-the-art hardware and software solutions tailored for the Hawaiian Airlines fleet.

The partnership introduces a groundbreaking payment and point-of-sale solution that empowers crew members with unparalleled flexibility through a “bring your own iPhone” retail strategy. Leveraging MOST's cutting-edge technology, crew members can effortlessly convert their iPhones into efficient payment solutions. This seamless integration underscores Hawaiian Airlines' dedication to speed, convenience, and guest satisfaction.

Central to this collaboration is the deployment of the "Pau Hana" Point of Sale app, designed to streamline transactions and enhance the overall inflight retail experience.

Jan Blanchard, CEO of MOST, shared his thoughts on the partnership, stating, "Collaborating with Hawaiian Airlines represents a significant milestone for MOST. Our solution's agility and adaptability align perfectly with Hawaiian Airlines' commitment to providing a seamless and convenient guest experience and also improving technology for employees.”

Alana Gaitley Jones, product manager of product development at Hawaiian Airlines, emphasized the significance of this innovative solution, saying, "Partnering with MOST has enabled us to improve our onboard sales process, setting a new standard for guest engagement. The flexibility and efficiency of the solution empowers our crew to deliver exceptional service at every touchpoint."

About MOST: MOST is a payment technology solutions company at the intersection of fintech and travel retail. With offices in Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago and Dublin, MOST serves customers operating in fluid retail environments worldwide. With an agile team and advanced technology, MOST offers a modular suite of products and services for the mobility sector, including software retail platforms, a secure payment gateway, adaptive mobile payment peripherals and intelligent recommendation tools. MOST was formed to help retailers move away from legacy payment and retail platforms to thrive using more innovative methods designed for a world on the move.

About Hawaiian Airlines
Now in its 95th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawaiʻi's largest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian offers approximately 150 daily flights within the Hawaiian Islands, and nonstop flights between Hawaiʻi and 16 U.S. gateway cities – more than any other airline – as well as service connecting Honolulu and American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and Tahiti.