Most types of organizations including governments, corporations, institutions, universities among many others are replacing physical cards with digital solutions.
77%77% of government agencies say that digital
transformation pushed during COVID-19
had a positive impact on their organization.
- Deloitte, 2021
165%165% Governments have already launched digital
or partially digital IDs.
- Mckinsey Studies, 2020
65%65% of companies have already implemented or
plan to replace physical access cards with
- Wireless Access Control Report, 2021
88%88% of business cards are thrown out a day
after they've been exchanged.
- Edge Markets, 2019
Why are IDs going digital?
ConvenienceDigital IDs are stored on a mobile device, which means there are less cards to carry.
Digital IDs are harder to lose or misplace, they're also easier to re-issue and manage.
Digital business or access cards are contactless, for staying safe during COVID.
SecurityPhysical cards will always have high risk of loss and theft.
Physical cards are easier to replicate, increasing security risks such as impersonation and fraud.
Digital IDs are issued to mobile phones which can be tracked and turned off remotely if stolen.
CostSwitching from physical cards to a digital solution gives cost savings of up to 75%
Digital IDs save extra costs spent on packaging, shipping, design and card updates.
Digital solutions come with predictable recurring monthly costs
EcofriendlyPlastic ID cards contribute 50,000 tons of CO2 yearly. - ICMA, 2012
7.2 million trees are cut down each year for business cards - Edge Markets, 2019
Digital alternatives reduce carbon footprints and contributes to green objectives of Net Zero
in cost, time and effort!
Organizations can reduce significant time and effort spent on administrative tasks related to physical cards; such as printing, packaging, and shipping.For every 1,000 employees, the average annual cost of using physical cards:
AED 150,000in printing
AED 15,000in issuing
AED 5,000in ink and other supplies
AED 10,000in shipping & logistics
AED 180,000is spent yearly on physical cards.
This annual cost increases with:
Enrolling new employees
Editing cards for change of contact info.,
Launching new brand identity
Replacing lost business/access cards
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