Adelaide Oval Selects NCR for Venue Management Solution at Redeveloped Stadium

NCR Venue Manager to enhance the customer experience at Australia’s iconic stadium

Business Wire

ADELAIDE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

NCR Corporation (NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that it has entered in to an agreement with Adelaide Oval SMA Ltd (AOSMA) to deploy the NCR venue management solution at the iconic Adelaide Oval, as part of the major redevelopment currently underway.

At the heart of the solution is NCR Venue Manager, an advanced point-of-sale (POS) and reporting system that has been deployed in more than 200 stadiums and arenas globally. It has been selected to streamline operations, deliver an unparalleled level of service and help deliver a world-class experience in Australia’s newest sports and entertainment complex.

Undergoing a A$535 million redevelopment, Adelaide Oval will open in October 2013 with a vast range of bars, restaurants, dining rooms, corporate boxes and concession stands to cater for capacity crowds up to 50,000 fans. NCR Venue Manager, will ensure rapid, accurate speed of service in this most demanding of food-service environments.

NCR Venue Manager will provide Adelaide Oval with sales information from every POS device and retail outlet in real time, enabling it to accurately report, analyze and forecast sales ensuring real-time inventory control and cash management.

“Adelaide Oval’s iconic status and the significant investment in its redevelopment mean that we must deliver nothing short of a world-class experience for the tens of thousands of visitors we will host at an event,” said AOSMA CEO, Andrew Daniels. “The NCR Venue Manager solution will help us fulfill our commitment to provide exceptional service to event-goers, while increasing efficiency, reducing waste and keeping costs under control.”

“With its long history of hosting cricket matches and football games, Adelaide Oval has achieved an iconic status with Australians everywhere,” said Nick Wagnitz, general manager of hospitality, NCR Australia. “NCR is proud to partner with AOSMA and to be a part of the transformation or this world-class venue.”

Adelaide Oval opens in two phases: a partial opening in October 2013 for the cricket season, followed by the entire venue in March 2014 for AFL.

About Adelaide Oval

Adelaide Oval is widely regarded as one of the most picturesque sporting grounds in the world. It has hosted both cricket and Australian rules football at the highest level since Colonial times and its iconic, historic and cultural presence remains today. Now, cricket and football are bringing the two sports together at a newly developed stadium – delivering an internationally renowned, world class venue for the 21st Century.

About NCR Corporation

NCR Corporation (NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables more than 300 million transactions daily across the retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology industries. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier.

NCR is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia with over 26,000 employees and does business in 180 countries. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.

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