The innovative jacket, which allows wearers to pay using their sleeve, was launched at the beginning of the month.
By Azalea Pena.
Didn’t bring cash or a credit card with you? No problem. As long as you’re wearing the new lifestyle jacket from Lyle & Scott, you can pay for anything. The Contactless Jacket has a built-in bPay contactless chip integrated into the right sleeve cuff allowing the wearer to swipe to make payments.
Barclaycard has been working on digital secure wallets and has released wearable payment devices like a sticker, fob and wristband. However, this is their first partnership with a fashion brand—a great introduction to the world of fashion and seamless payments.
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