The growing popularity of Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) and their advantages

Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) are an asset to a wide variety of industries. They allow users to buy what they want without having to wait in long lines, which also leads to greater productivity, as employees can focus on more urgent tasks.

Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) are a convenience for customers, especially as they offer variety and affordability. The acceptance of various payment methods, for example, makes this equipment even more attractive in the eyes of consumers.

Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) technology is increasingly used, both because it works 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and because it is a functional and pragmatic tool for the users and employees of any organization.

These automated, interactive and dynamic equipments allow simple, fast and safe transactions. In addition, Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) provide precise and dedicated service, elements that make all the difference when it comes to the shopping experience.

Cost-effective and efficient, TVM’s provide a better user experience and, therefore, more autonomy and interactivity, contributing to the development of Smart Cities.

Besides this, several types of components can be integrated in the Ticket Vending Machines (TVM), such as printer, card reader, webcam, keyboards, among other components that can vary according to the clients’ and projects’ needs.

Ticket Kiosks for Lisbon Zoo
Ticket Kiosks for Lisbon Zoo

Advantages of Ticket Vending Machines (TVM)

In line with technological evolution and the increasingly demanding consumer purchasing preferences, Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) bring a number of benefits:

1 – Improved purchasing process

With the cutting-edge technology of Ticket Vending Machines (TVM), the purchase process is fully automated and stands out for its speed and security.

2 – Saving resources

The TVM’s allow cost savings, namely in maintenance, installation and logistics. At the same time, an excellent cost-benefit ratio is guaranteed.

3 – Users’ satisfaction

Considering the reduction of long queues and waiting time (and the service itself), the satisfaction of users may increase and they may feel more autonomous.

4 – Possibility of customization

Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) are capable of being customized, namely those designed by PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS, as they aim to meet the specific needs of each project and/or client.

5 – Increased productivity

With the evolution of technology and the automation of TVM’s, the employees of any company are able to be more productive, as they can dedicate themselves to more urgent tasks.

Parques de Sintra uses PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS Ticket Vending Machine (TVM)
Parques de Sintra uses PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS Ticket Vending Machine (TVM)


PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS produces and develops ticketing kiosks with cutting edge technology. Depending on the application and the client’s needs, different TVM can be developed. The Ticket Vending Machines are, thus, configured with electronic payment systems for ticketing, accepting various payment methods. The system can be operated comfortably through the display.

The EXOZ model from PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS was chosen as the Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) for the Parques de Sintra project. For this specific case, this model was designed to be used outdoors, with additional air conditioning and protection systems.

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EXOZ was also used at YELLOW BUS, in Lisbon. The sale of tickets is now done through a Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) or, more specifically, the PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS EXOZ touchscreen self-service kiosk.

The self-service kiosks GALLA TRANSACT from PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS, which can be found at the entrance of the Lisbon Zoo, also provide a personalized and autonomous service.

PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS also developed, for OTLIS and for a complementary group of transport operating companies which provide ticketing interoperability services, the VIVA Kiosk, which allows the issuing, renewal and charge of the Lisboa VIVA card on the spot, all in the same place and in self-service regime. The model chosen for this project was the EXDALI kiosk from PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS. Besides guaranteeing autonomy, they are easy and fast to use.

Self-Service Kiosk: Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) for Yellow Bus - Tourism
Self-Service Kiosk: Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) for Yellow Bus – Tourism

Ticket Vending Machines (TVM) from PARTTEAM & OEMKIOSKS offer a distinct, agile and practical experience to users. Since people value their time more and more, it is important that new technologies, such as TVM, can meet their expectations and preferences.