In recent years, there have been numerous technological advancements, that have been integrated into sports equipment and garments, with football jerseys being no exception. One interesting development that has emerged in the world of football, is the integration of NFC chips into club logos or authentic labels.
In this blog post we have a closer look at placing embedded nfc chips into football jerseys.
NFC (Near Field Communication) is a wireless communication protocol that allows two devices to communicate with each other when they are in close proximity. In the context of a football jersey, an NFC chip within a club logo or authentic label can be used to provide fans with information about their favourite team, including news, match schedules, and player statistics. This information can be accessed by simply activating NFC on a smart phone and tapping the phone against the logo on the jersey.
The benefits of this technology are extensive and allow fans to stay up-to-date with their favourite team in a convenient and seamless way. Instead of having to search for information on their own, fans can quickly and easily access the information they need with a simple tap of their phone.
In addition, NFC chips can also be used to create new revenue streams for football clubs. For example, clubs could use the technology to sell digital merchandise directly to fans, or to offer exclusive discounts on match tickets or other products, as well as providing club sponsors and partners, activation and fan engagement opportunities.
The integration of smart technology within the embellishment through layers in the screen-printing process, allows the incorporation of a programmable NFC chip within the 3D SILICONE | MOULDED NFC heat transfer. It´s the perfect way to connect and interact with your fans and consumers alike by using the NFC technology inside your club crest or authentic label!
Take a look at how the Toulouse Football Club has incorporated an NFC chip within their club emblem.
Overall, the integration of NFC chips into football jerseys has the potential to be a game-changer for both fans and clubs. By providing a convenient and seamless way to access information about their favourite team, fans can stay more engaged and connected than ever before. With the potential for new revenue streams, clubs stand to benefit as well. It will be interesting to see how this technology continues to evolve in the coming years, and how it will impact and improve fan engagement worldwide.
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