JFKIAT rolls out digital e-commerce platform at JFK T4
JFK Worldwide Air Terminal (JFKIAT), operator of Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy Worldwide Airport, has launched a branded digital market for obligation free purchasing.
The e-commerce providing, developed in partnership with Inflyter and DFS Group, permits travellers flying by T4 to buy obligation free objects on-line earlier than arriving at T4, or whereas ready for his or her flight.
Clients can go to the web site, place their orders, and full fee earlier than arrival or whereas ready for his or her flight to depart.
Purchases shall be delivered on to the gate and passengers will obtain their objects simply earlier than they enter the plane. The digital market has been designed to allow a contactless and totally digital buy course of, making a safer and extra seamless journey for purchasers and workers.
“JFKIAT has continued to innovate T4’s choices to make sure our clients have a seamless expertise from curb to gate, and we’re proud to companion with Inflyter and DFS Group to launch one of many first digital obligation free marketplaces in a US airport terminal,” mentioned Roel Huinink, President & CEO of JFKIAT. “Within the wake of the pandemic, it’s crucial for our clients and workers to really feel as protected as doable, and making certain contactless experiences is a crucial part to rebuilding confidence in air journey. As we start to see extra passenger visitors return, we’re happy to supply a brand new means for our clients to take pleasure in a premium purchasing expertise at T4. We sit up for extra of our retail companions becoming a member of this new platform as effectively.”
Wassim Saadé, Founder and CEO of Inflyter, additionally commented: “As shoppers intend to proceed their on-line purchasing behaviour post-pandemic, we’re delighted to have partnered with JFKIAT to ship an e-commerce platform that may provide passengers the comfort of with the ability to store obligation free on-line at any time when they need, and never simply on the airport. What’s of explicit significance is that this digital market will showcase a number of retailers enabling JFKIAT to pioneer one in every of the primary totally built-in, on-line and offline premium purchasing experiences in the USA.”
“At DFS, we frequently search to supply our travelling clients a first-class purchasing expertise,” added Martin Mathews, Managing Director of DFS North America. “With the Inflyter app and e-commerce web site, our clients now have one other option to take pleasure in unique, native and limited-edition merchandise that may solely be discovered at DFS.”
The brand new e-commerce providing is JFKIAT’s newest transfer to allow a contactless buyer expertise. In 2019, JFKIAT launched AtYourGate at T4, giving clients the power to order meals and drinks on the AtYourGate app and have objects delivered to their gate. With the launch of the digital market, JFKIAT additionally plans to increase the providing to incorporate different retailers inside T4 to supply clients with a wider vary of merchandise to buy.