Card Personalization Services
Card personalization solution
In today's highly competitive environment, your clients require fast, timely, and secure solutions and services. Each card issued to a client, can make your relationship better or ruin it. So, offered solutions should be safe, and fit in with client wishes, preferences, and specific needs. Gestetner offers complete end-to-end personalization solutions, which help you build strong relationships with clients, providing reliable and fast services.
Card personalization process
After the data is captured and prepared by data preparation software, it can be sent to personalization devices for further card personalization. Card personalization is the process of personalization data adding and encoding on the card. The personalization solution is not just a personalization software and personalization system combination. It is the complex process that includes various HW and SW components, complete infrastructure, and trained staff, providing a secure and reliable personalization process.
About Card personalization Machine
COMBI 1000 card personalization machine combines high quality thermal printing, embossing, infill and tipping with magnetic stripe and / or smartcard contactless encoding into one single operation, allowing the personalization of your plastic card within seconds.
Its card personalization software delivers extensive functionality for issuing and managing of financial and ID smart cards and multiple applications.
With its integrated MSP (Multi Smart Processing) system COMBI 1000 can process up to four cards simultaneously.
The card personalization system is ideal for helping banks, credit unions and retailers to offer new card products, increase revenue and strengthen customer loyalty. Perfect for your gift card printer and your card personalization solutions.
COMBI 1000 card printer machine can be fitted with special embossing characters to personalize international credit cards, such as VISA and MasterCard (all country specific characters); paired VISA cards (standard and mini card); and perform dual infill personalization of the front and back simultaneously.
Magnetic encoding and chip contact station (JIS/ISO)
Regular VISA + VISA mini card personalization (paired)
Depending on client wishes and needs, card personalization may provide such personalization possibilities as:
Embossing is a process of creating of embossed characters on cards to display names and numbers. It is one of the security features that makes cards extremely durable against fraud and fake.
Chip encoding provides the adding of personalization data in compliance with EMV and ISO recommendations on/to card chip. Contact or contactless chips may be encoded with biographical data that is printed on the card (cardholder`s name, date of birth), with biometric data, such as photos and fingerprints, as well as card number, card expiry date, and other information.
Magnetic stripe encoding
Magnetic stripe encoding process is the encoding of personalization data on magnetic stripe. The magnetic stripe holds such data as cardholder name, card number, card expiry date, and other information, which meets ISO standards. This technology is ideal for retail sector cards.
There are many technologies of card printing that enable high-speed, high-resolution, high-quality printing on card. The best solution will be offered depending on the chosen personalization method or card type.