Cantaloupe’s Cheq point of sale system chosen by Detroit City FC

MALVERN, Pa.– Malvern, Pa.-based Cantaloupe Inc. (Nasdaq: CTLP), a provider of technology for self-service commerce, announced an agreement with Detroit City Football Club and Hamtramck’s Keyworth Stadium for Cantaloupe’s Cheq Lifestyle Technology Inc. To be the exclusive point-of-sale platform for soccer games and live events at the stadium.

Detroit City FC are the first professional United States Soccer team to select the Cheq point of sale platform, a mobile-first payments system for stadiums, entertainment venues, festivals, and more. It features mobile ordering from spectator seats, mobile pickup points, and express kiosks, intended to increase ordering efficiencies and decrease line wait times. The system also includes social gifting, allowing guests, friends and family to send food and beverages to those attending the game in real time, from anywhere in the world.

“We are so excited to partner with Detroit City FC at Keyworth Stadium to introduce fans to the latest Cheq technology,” said Jake Stone, chief revenue officer of Cheq by Cantaloupe. “Cheq delivers a stadium experience that focuses on fan enjoyment by making the purchase of food, beverages, and merchandise as easy as possible. CHEQ solutions also enable concession providers and merchants to be even more efficient with staffing resources at each game.”

“Creating a best-in-class experience for our fans on game day is incredibly important for our organization,” said Todd Kropp, co-owner and chief operating officer at the Detroit City FC. “Our partnership with Cantaloupe to leverage the Cheq platform will allow us to provide a new level of innovation and engagement to our fanbase during the upcoming season.”

Founded in 2021, Cheq solutions power payments for numerous professional sports teams, entertainment venues and festival operators including the Washington Commanders (NFL), Florida Panthers (NHL), Inter Miami CF (MLS), Miami Marlins (MLB), CFG Bank Arena in Baltimore (Oak View Group) and Loud & Live (Festivals). The CHEQ technology increases food and beverage sales, speeds up transaction times and drives new customer traffic and engagement.

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