Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Complete report at


Biometric Point-Of-Sales Terminals


Wiseguyreports.Com Adds “Biometric Point-Of-Sales Terminals -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities, and Forecast, 2016 - 2020” To Its Research Database.

This market research report presents a detailed segmentation of the global biometric POS market by technology (fingerprint identification, palm-vein recognition, facial recognition, iris recognition, and retina recognition), and by geography (the Americas, APAC, and EMEA). The key vendors in the market are Bitel, Biyo, Crossmatch, Danal, DERMALOG Identification Systems, Ekemp, Fujitsu, Ingenico, M2SYS, Pay Tango, Safran Morpho, Sthaler, SmartMetric, VerfiFone, Zwipe, and Zvetco.

Outlook of the global biometric POS terminals market

Biomatric refers to the identification and authentication of an individual based on their unique biological and behavioral characteristics like fingerprint identification, palm-vein identification, facial recognition, iris recognition, retina recognition, and voice recognition.  Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that increasing cases of fraud at merchant POS terminals will accelerate the market for biometric point-of-sales (POS) terminals in the forecast period. Hackers are increasingly targeting vulnerable POS terminals to steal payment card data via several methods. For instance, hackers install skimmers at POS terminals. The skimmers read and transmit data from swiped cards on POS terminals. Also, the retail sector is prone to cyber crimes as the consumers mostly rely on debit and credit cards for buying goods and services. The tremendous losses incurred due to card loss has led to the merchants moving toward the integration of biometric POS terminals. These terminals add another level of security to their systems, thereby reducing fraud costs. Extensive market research carries out by the analysts in Technavio has shown that the global biometric POS terminals market will grow at an impressive CAGR of close to 27% until the end of 2020.

Sample page of the Report @

In this industry report, the analyst has estimated that the introduction of biometric POS terminals in restaurants will bolster the prospects of growth of this market. Since payment card numbers and password can easily be hacked, restaurants are increasingly adopting the biometric technology to reduce fraudulent payment card transactions. The popular biometric technologies used by restaurants are fingerprint and palm vein scanning.  These technologies store the physical attributes of all employees and in the event of theft or unauthorized transaction can immediately isolate the employee at fault.  Therefore, the adoption of this technology will result in considerable safety from fraudulent transactions and will, therefore, aid in the growth of this market during the forecast period.

Segmentation by technology and analysis of the biometric POS terminals market


  • Fingerprint identification


  • Palm-vein identification


  • Facial recognition


  • Iris recognition


  • Retina recognition


  • Voice recognition


During 2015, the fingerprint biometric segment dominated this market and accounted for close to 85% of the market share. Fingerprint biometric are easy to use and install which will aid in the growth of this segment until the end of 2020.

Geographical segmentation and analysis of the biometric POS terminals market


  • Americas


  • APAC


  • EMEA


During 2015, EMEA dominated the biometric POS terminals market and accounted for nearly 50% of the market share. In APAC, consumers are increasingly opting for non-cash payment methods which will aid in the growth of the biometric POS terminals market in EMEA.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The global biometric POS terminals market is highly fragmented and diversified with the presence of several vendors specializing in different biometric technologies. Since the market is still in its nascent stage, it is devoid of a dominant player. This has resulted in low entry barriers to the market, encouraging several startups to explore the market.  However, the competition is expected to intensity due to the rise in the number of new vendors entering the market space and technological innovations.

Key vendors in this market are -


  • Bitel


  • Biyo


  • Crossmatch


  • Danal


  • DERMALOG Identifications Systems


  • Ekemp


  • Fujitsu


  • Ingenico


  • M2SYS


  • Pay Tango


  • Safran Morpho


  • Sthaler


  • SmartMetric


  • VeriFone


  • Zwipe


  • Zvetco


Key questions answered in the report include


  • What will the market size and the growth rate be in 2020?


  • What are the key factors driving the global biometric POS terminals market?


  • What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global biometric POS terminals market?


  • What are the challenges to market growth?


  • Who are the key vendors in the global biometric POS terminals?


  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the vendors in the global biometric POS terminals?


  • Trending factors influencing the market shares of the Americas, APAC, and EMEA.


  • What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the global biometric POS terminals?

Get Best Discount @


Table of Content


PART 01: Executive summary


  • Highlights


PART 02: Scope of  the report


  • Base year


  • Definitions


  • Market overview


  • Market size calculation


  • Geographical segmentation


  • Vendor segmentation


PART 03: Market research methodology


  • Research methodology


  • Economic indicators


PART 04: Introduction


  • Key market highlights


  • How biometrics works


  • Components of biometrics systems


  • Advantages and disadvantages of biometrics in retail sector


PART 05: Market landscape


  • Market overview


  • Market size and forecast


  • Why biometrics for payments will not take off over the next five years


  • Five forces analysis





Contact US:                   


Partner Relations & Marketing Manager

[email protected]   

Ph: +1-646-845-9349 (US)      

Ph: +44 208 133 9349 (UK)



Contact Profile


Wise Guy Reports is part of the Wise Guy Consultants Pvt. Ltd. and offers premium progressive statistical surveying, market research reports, analysis & forecast data for industries and governments around the globe.

Wise Guy Reports understand how essential statistical surveying information is for your organization or association. Therefore, we have associated with the top publishers and research firms all specialized in specific domains, ensuring you will receive the most reliable and up to date research data available. We also provide COTS (Commercial off the Shelf) business sector reports as custom exploration agreeing your particular needs.

Our Market Research Reports and Consulting Services 

Wise Guy Reports features an exhaustive list of market research reports from hundreds of publishers worldwide. We boast a database spanning virtually every market category and an even more comprehensive collection of market research reports under these categories and sub-categories. The Wise Guy Reports team prides itself in being the chosen source for market research reports, report customizations services, and other ancillary services such as a Newsletter service and corporate service for large organizations.

Hundreds of large and small organizations across virtually every industry sector worldwide are currently reaping rich dividends from the sharp insights provided by market research reports sourced through Wise Guy Reports. 

Gaining an insight into emerging trends, opportunities and potential threats is key to long-term sustenance in a competitive environment. The handpicked collection of market research reports on Wise Guy Reports is centred on this proven principle.

Norah Trent
P: +44 208 133 9349
M: +1 646 845 9349


POS, POS Industry, POS Market, POS Market Trends, POS Industry Trends, POS Market Share, POS Market Growth, POS Market Size, POS Manufacturer, POS Market Share, China POS Industry, China POS Market Trends, POS Market Growth, China POS Market Share, China




More Formats

View QR Code