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ACT COVID-19 statement from the Management Team

In light of rising concerns surrounding Coronavirus COVID-19, we want to assure you that ACT is committed to maintaining business operations as usual. The senior leadership and management teams are focused on this objective, while also ensuring the safety and well-being of our team members.

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Leadership changes at ACT

ACT, a Fujitsu company, has announced that Gary Watts, Chairman and Executive Director, is embarking on a 12-month sabbatical from the business commencing 1 February 2019.
During a period of over 15 years, Gary has taken the company from a technology start up to a market-leading digital ticketing business. Throughout this time, ACT has supported transport organisations across the UK, delivering innovative ticketing technologies for concessionary travel, multi-operator commercial solutions and, more recently, account-based ticketing.

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Smoother journeys and flexible ticketing for public transport users

ACT, a Fujitsu company, is set to enable smoother journeys and flexible ticketing on public transport with the launch of Actora Account Based Ticketing (ABT).
Currently, public transport users, outside of London, are presented with a bewildering number of options when choosing the most cost-effective ticket for their journeys. To select the best value ticket, passengers need to know the cost of a multitude of ticket options and their travel plans for the week ahead. It’s a time consuming, inconvenient and inflexible way to buy transport tickets.

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ACT to deliver smart ticketing in Derbyshire

ACT, a Fujitsu company, has been awarded the contract to supply its smart-ticketing platform to support Derbyshire County Council’s (DCC) innovative smart-ticketing scheme.
Following a robust supplier bidding and assessment process, which included comprehensive financial, technical, security and business process audits, ACT was selected to provide DCC’s smart-ticketing platform for the next seven years.

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ACT strengthens multi-channel transport ticket retailing

ACT has completed a significant product and infrastructure upgrade to support it’s expanding Cloud Ticketing Platform.
An established specialist in smart-ticketing technology and services, ACT processes more than one billion ITSO* ticketing transactions a year through its cloud-based applications.

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ACT extends smart-ticketing technology in Manchester

Thousands of passengers can now use a single smart card for their journeys on any tram and bus in Greater Manchester.
The latest smart-ticketing solution by ACT, which supports smart ticketing in Manchester, includes a passenger ticketing portal that makes it easy for passengers to buy their transport tickets online. Tram ticketing is now available using the get me there smart card enabling seamless travel across bus and tram.

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ACT’s loyalty solution a resounding success for independent garden centres

Following six successful years using ACT’s affordable card-based loyalty solution, Choice Marketing Group has awarded ACT a further three-year contract to manage the ‘Gardeners Reward’ card service.

Choice Marketing Group is a consortium of 39 like-minded independent garden centres that have joined forces to compete with major chains, sharing costs and taking advantage of economies of scale. The garden centres in the group are based all over the country but have one thing in common – to operate a profitable business by offering good value products that customers want to buy.

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