Gemalto announced that it will inaugurate its first personalization center in Indonesia before the end of the year. The new facility will enable Gemalto to locally support financial institutions in their EMV migration.
Gemalto will act as an service provider, from card manufacturing through to fulfillment. Services include inventory management and express card personalization with same day shipment. The personalization center achieved MasterCard and Visa certifications in less than six months.
Gemalto will utilize its global infrastructure, common to all Gemalto personalization centers worldwide, to provide local banks with a shop for their EMV migration program. The facility is suited to meet further market requirements by developing applications for mobile contactless payment and online banking.
In addition to providing support for business continuity plans, it will enable Gemalto to offer faster and more cost-effective ways of delivering its smart payment solutions and services.