TUI selects MOST to support sales, inventory management and payment processing onboard for U.S. operations.

TUI selects MOST to support sales, inventory management and payment processing onboard for U.S. operations.
  • MOST solution enables TUI to rapidly launch new operations in the U.S.
  • The Most solution provides TUI with an end to end, transparent view of their operations
  • MOST system integrated with Elavon for fast and efficient payment processing onboard

April 29, 2024 – Dublin, IE: TUI Group, the worlds leading leisure, travel and tourism company has selected MOST, makers of technology for a world on the move, to provide and deploy a solution for onboard payment processing and back office inventory management. MOST has deployed its software solution and payment peripheral hardware together with TUI to support their U.S. flight operations. Working with MOST technologies allows TUI cabin crew members to perfrom onboard retail operations effectively as well as enabling efficient management of the retail program by TUI management based throughout Europe and the U.K.

Using the Most technology platform, passengers from around the world, travelling on TUI’s charter flights in the U.S. can now make payments using chip/pin, NFC and e-wallets. This enables TUI to provide a best in class service for it’s passengers and charter partners.

As part of the agreement, MOST provides a cutom designed and built protective case containing an Apple iPad Mini 6 preloaded with the MOST POS solution as well as a detachable payment device. The protective case facilitates a single point of charge for both devices using a USB-C connection port. MOST are also providing the Hardware and Software to support Basrset packing to ensure TUI can dynamically monitor and adjust their onboard packing plans whilst also ensuring a transparent view of inventory used on all flights.

"MOST is excited to partner with TUI and provide them with a nimble, cutting edge technology solution for their inflight operations in the U.S. We are particularly proud of maintaining a low decline rate for their offline payment processing achieving a less than 1% decline rate across all flights” said MOST CCO James Kelly.

"MOST's POS, Bar Packing and payment solution has enabled us to manage and perfrom onboard retail operations succesfully and efficiently together with our charter partner for their U.S. operations. Working to a tight timeline and achieving a Go-Live on the 23rd of December to align with the start of our operations in the U.S. was testament to the reliability of the Most solution combined with a very efficient and supportive working relationship between Most and TUI” said James Bailey, Head of Commercial and Performance, Inflight Service at TUI.

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 TUI

TUI is a German leisure, travel and tourism company; it is the largest such company in the world