Chili's Grill & Bar, which currently offers guests the ability to swipe and pay on demand through Ziosk tablets—located on every restaurant table—is planning to integrate mobile payment functionality on its more than 70,000 tablets nationwide starting spring 2016 with all company-owned restaurants.
Chili's plans to launch the functionality with Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with a secure and private way to pay. Once the rollout begins,
"More than seven out of 10 people choose to pay on the Ziosk tablet when dining in a
Security and privacy are at the core of Apple Pay. When adding a credit or debit card to Apple Pay, the actual card numbers are not stored on the device, nor on Apple servers. Instead, a unique Device Account Number is assigned, encrypted, and securely stored in the Secure Element on your device. Each transaction is authorized with a one-time unique dynamic security code.
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