CompoSecure’s Jonathan Wilk on the coolest limited-edition credit card designs

Several technologies exist to replace the physical credit card, such as mobile wallets and wearables. Yet traditional credit cards remain as popular as ever. Jonathan Wilk, CEO at CompoSecure, one of the largest producers of metal credit cards, agrees.

“We’re seeing more and more issuers differentiating themselves in this competitive market with unique and/or limited-edition cards that generate instant excitement with consumers and build brand loyalty over time. Some issuers are using these designs for launches to attract new customers, and we’ve even seen certain cards designs be ‘trending’ on social media.”

Read the full article: The Coolest Limited-Edition Credit Card Designs (The Points Guy)

February 12th, 2019|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , |

CompoSecure produces more than one million dual interface metal cards

Over the last 18 months, CompoSecure has shipped more than one million dual-interface (contact and contactless) EMV-compliant credit and debit cards. The company holds a patent (and is waiting approval of another) on technology that enables the RFID antenna to be shielded from interference from the metal in the card. CompoSecure expects to ship its next one million dual-interface metal cards within six months.

CompoSecure’s largest markets for dual-interface cards are Europe, the U.S., and Canada. Cards are manufactured in the company’s two plants in Somerset, New Jersey.

Read the full article: CompoSecure Metal Payment Cards (The Nilson Report)

October 12th, 2018|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , , , , |

CompoSecure manufactures one million dual interface premium cards

CompoSecure, L.L.C., a pioneer and global leader in the design and manufacturing of premium financial cards, today announced that it has produced more than one million dual interface (EMV chip & contactless) metal cards. Style and innovation have come together to make these “must have” cards in the discerning consumer’s wallet. The global adoption of contactless payment cards is demonstrated in a new study by A. T. Kearney, which also points to future growth for this technology, especially in the U.S.

“This milestone secures CompoSecure’s leadership position as the number one producer of premium payment cards,” said Jon Wilk, CEO of CompoSecure. “Integrating the contactless technology into these next generation metal cards is extremely challenging. Only CompoSecure has cracked the code on supporting financial institution clients in their large-scale program launches that include metal cards. The global push for contactless cards by all of the major payment brands made this more important than ever.”

Read the full release: CompoSecure Manufactures One Million Dual Interface Premium Cards (BusinessWire)

September 12th, 2018|Categories: Client News|Tags: , , , |