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Biometric POS Terminals Market | Rise in Fraud at Merchant POS Terminals will Boost Market to Register an Incremental Growth of $ 855.56 Million during 2020-2024 | Technavio

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The global biometric POS terminals market size is poised to grow by USD 855.56 million during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of over 32% throughout the forecast period, according to the latest report by Technavio. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The report also provides the market impact and new opportunities created due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Download a Free Sample of REPORT with COVID-19 Crisis and Recovery Analysis.

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Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Biometric POS Terminals Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)

The biometric POS terminals market is driven by the rise in fraudulent activities at merchant POS terminals. The threat of fraud at merchant POS terminals is increasing. Credit and debit card users face issues such as identity theft and financial fraud. Remote hacking of the POS systems by hackers to steal debit and credit card data has resulted in millions of dollars' worth of transactions. Once hackers cross the remote access door, they can use techniques like RAM scraping and keyloggers to obtain all the sensitive information. Since biometric data is unique to individuals, replicating it would be difficult. Millions of people have been affected by such malware at POS. By using biometric POS, the security of customers is enhanced.

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Report Highlights:

  • The major biometric POS terminals market growth came from the fingerprint identification segment in 2019, and is expected to grow at a significant rate during the forecast period.

  • North America was the largest biometric POS terminals market in 2019, and the region will offer several growth opportunities to market vendors during the forecast period. This is attributed to factors such as the rising chances of fraudulent activities owing to the high use of credit and debit cards.

  • The global biometric POS terminals market is fragmented. BIYO LLC, EKEMP Intl Ltd., Fujitsu Ltd., Ingenico Group SA, M2SYS Technology, SmartMetric Inc., Sthaler Ltd., VeriFone Inc., Zvetco LLC, and Zwipe AS are some of the major market participants. To help clients improve their market POSition, this biometric POS terminals market forecast report provides a detailed analysis of the market leaders.

  • As the business impact of COVID-19 spreads, the global biometric POS terminals market 2020-2024 is expected to have Positive growth. As the pandemic spreads in some regions and plateaus in other regions, we revaluate the impact on businesses and update our report forecasts.

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Growth of Self-Service Market will be a Key Market Trend

The increased use of biometric POS terminals in restaurants, one of the key biometric POS terminals market trends, will also drive market growth. The implementation of biometric POS reduces the time taken by the patrons to complete the transaction as it is a quick and efficient method of conducting the transaction. Vendors in this market have developed a system that enables the customers to link their fingerprints to their credit cards using these biometric POS systems, which consequently reduces the chances of credit card theft and fraud. Using a biometric POS system in a restaurant prevents employees from sharing access, makes it easy to track their activities, and facilitates a quicker self-checkout system. The use of POS system also prevents loss of time, food, and inventory in the restaurant.

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Biometric POS Terminals Market 2020-2024: Key Highlights

  • CAGR of the market during the forecast period 2020-2024

  • Detailed information on factors that will assist biometric POS terminals market growth during the next five years

  • Estimation of the biometric POS terminals market size and its contribution to the parent market

  • Predictions on upcoming trends and changes in consumer behavior

  • The growth of the biometric POS terminals market

  • Analysis of the market’s competitive landscape and detailed information on vendors

  • Comprehensive details of factors that will challenge the growth of biometric POS terminals market vendors

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Executive Summary

Market Landscape

  • Market ecosystem

  • Value chain analysis

Market Sizing

  • Market definition

  • Market segment analysis

  • Market size 2019

  • Market outlook: Forecast for 2019 - 2024

Five Forces Analysis

  • Five forces summary

  • Bargaining power of buyers

  • Bargaining power of suppliers

  • Threat of new entrants

  • Threat of substitutes

  • Threat of rivalry

  • Market condition

Market Segmentation by Technology

  • Market segments

  • Comparison by Technology

  • Fingerprint identification - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • Palm vein identification - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • Others - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • Market opportunity by Technology

Customer landscape

  • Customer landscape

Geographic Landscape

  • Geographic segmentation

  • Geographic comparison

  • North America - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • Europe - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • APAC - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • MEA - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • South America - Market size and forecast 2019-2024

  • Key leading countries

  • Market opportunity by geography

  • Market drivers – Demand led growth

  • Market challenges

  • Market trends

Vendor Landscape

  • Vendor landscape

  • Landscape disruption

Vendor Analysis

  • Vendors covered

  • Market positioning of vendors


  • EKEMP Intl Ltd.

  • Fujitsu Ltd.

  • Ingenico Group SA

  • M2SYS Technology

  • SmartMetric Inc.

  • Sthaler Ltd.

  • VeriFone Inc.

  • Zvetco LLC

  • Zwipe AS


  • Scope of the report

  • Currency conversion rates for US$

  • Research methodology

  • List of abbreviations

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