LAS VEGAS, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – Australis Capital Inc. (CSE: AUSA OTC: AUSAF) (“AUSA” or the “Enterprise”) is pleased to announce the formation of Cocoon Technologies LLC (“Cocoon”), a cloud-primarily based, self-service fulfillment platform and wholly-owned subsidiary of AUSA. Made to boost the customer expertise and lessen labor fees, Cocoon delivers operational efficiency to dispensaries whilst enhancing order fulfillment, money management, bankcard acceptance, information analytics, consumer loyalty, advertising, privacy, and compliance. Cocoon’s Platform-as-a-Service model delivers contracted recurring income, one particular-time income, exclusive multi-year agreements, enhanced item offerings and an in depth runway of future innovations.
With the launch of CocoonPod®, Cocoon unites state-of-the-art self-service kiosks with mobile applications, platform agnostic integrations into major enterprise resource organizing (ERP)/company management systems, and payment providers. CocoonPod® attributes customer-facing kiosks as stand-alone units or multi-unit pods as the core customer point-of-interaction (POI), coupled with a customer mobile application and tablet for employee assisted self-service transactions, offering a complete omni-commerce remedy for brick-and-mortar areas.
“The rewards of deploying self-service technologies have been demonstrated across all brick-and-mortar retail sectors in the United States and AUSA’s management expertise and leadership in self-service technologies positions AUSA for instant achievement across North America,” states Michael Carlotti, Chief Monetary Officer of AUSA. “The estimated industry chance for kiosk sales to dispensaries in the United States more than the subsequent 5 years is 50,000 units with a recurring income model primarily based on a percentage of sales initiated inside CocoonPod®. Cocoon has met with major Multi-State Operators (MSO) and concentrate groups with conservative assumptions suggesting 60-80% of returning prospects will decide on to initiate their acquire via a self-service POI.”
CocoonPod® functionality delivers decreased transaction occasions, privacy, coin-much less money recycling, payment gateway, ATM processing, ID validation, QR codes, customer loyalty, charitable donations, and a lot of advertising possibilities via a dynamic user interface. By integrating Coil®, a loyalty and information application constructed by AUSA’s wholly-owned subsidiary Rthm Technologies (“Rthm”), CocoonPod® also delivers totally integrated loyalty functionality for buyers, now branded as CocoonRewards®.
“Considering that becoming acquired by AUSA the Rthm group has made the industry’s most effective information-driven mobile loyalty application which will integrate straight inside the CocoonPod® platform offering operators and buyers a user expertise and point-of-acquire selections in no way ahead of offered,” states Alex Mosa, President of Rthm. “We are excited to release this impactful item into the U.S. industry.”
CocoonPod® self-service kiosks and integrated type variables had been created in partnership with Passport Technologies Inc. (“Passport”), the International award-winning technologies provider to brick-and-mortar casinos and hospitality. With more than a decade of expertise building robust, intuitive, aesthetically pleasing self-service kiosk technologies, payment applications, loyalty rewards, compliance applications, and opt-out optionality to hugely regulated and higher site visitors industries, Passport’s reputation of building and supporting these technologies is unparalleled.
“As the business continues to expand, retailers seek possibilities to streamline operations and boost customer experiences. CocoonPod® is the future for hugely regulated brick-and-mortar environments exactly where privacy, Know Your Buyer (KYC), Anti-Income Laundering (AML), and social duty are important,” states Kurt Sullivan, President of Passport. “Our partnership with Cocoon will straight away address identified discomfort points whilst introducing new functionality for all stakeholders inside the dispensary and retail eco-program.”
About Australis Capital Inc.
AUSA operates and builds transformative, differentiated cannabis companies in and serving the cannabis industry predominantly in the United States, a hugely-regulated, fragmented, and quickly expanding business. AUSA adheres to stringent evaluation and operating criteria focusing on higher-top quality possibilities whilst keeping a steadfast commitment to governance and neighborhood. AUSA’s Board and management team have material expertise with, and information of, the cannabis space in the U.S., in depth backgrounds in hugely-regulated industries and regulatory compliance. AUSA operating and portfolio assets consist of Rthm Technologies Inc., Physique and Thoughts Inc., Top quality Green Inc., Folium Biosciences, Wagner Dimas, Mr. Organic Inc., Green Therapeutics, LLC and Cocoon Technologies LLC.
The Company’s Popular shares trade on the CSE below the symbol “AUSA” and on the OTCQX below the symbol “AUSAF”.
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