|[May 01, 2012]
BMO Bank of Montreal Selects Cummins Allison Self-Service Coin Machines for Placement in Branches across Canada
MT. PROSPECT, Ill. --(Business Wire)--
Allison, a leading innovator and provider of coin currency and check
handling solutions, today announced that it will be providing BMO Bank
of Montreal with Cummins Allison self-service
coin counting machines for use in many of its new branches, as well
as in select remodeled branches across Canada.
Cummins Allison high-speed self-service coin machines are able to count
mixed Canadian coins at a rate of up to 4,000 per minute. After coins
are deposited, the Cummins Allison coin machine issues a receipt for the
total, which can then be exchanged at the branch for cash or deposited
into a BMO bank account.
"By implementing self-service coin machines, we're able to create
positive engagement with our customers and new visitors to our branches
and free-up more tme for staff to engage in consultative conversations
that will help us deepen personal and banking relationships with our
customers," said Paul Dilda, head of North American branch channel, BMO
Bank of Montreal.
BMO currently has 57 Cummins Allison self-service
coin machines in branches across Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec,
Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
"We are pleased that BMO has selected our self-service coin machines,"
said Doug Mennie, president of Cummins Allison. "Given the efficiency
and convenience provided by this technology, we expect demand for our
coin machines to increase in the years to come."
To learn more about creating positive customer service opportunities
with self-service coin counting machines visit http://www.cumminsallison.com/ssc2.
About Cummins Allison
Cummins Allison is a global leader in developing technologies which
count, sort and authenticate currency. The U.S.-based company has a
125-year heritage of leadership in technology and product innovation and
currently serves the majority of financial institutions worldwide, as
well as leading organizations in retail, casinos, law enforcement and
government. The company holds more than 350 U.S. patents and has ongoing
research and development (R&D) investments double the industry average.
Cummins Allison is headquartered near Chicago, IL with R&D centers near
San Diego, CA (News - Alert) and Philadelphia, PA and wholly owned subsidiaries in
Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany and France. The company
also has an extensive sales and service network with more than 50
offices in North America and is represented in more than 70 countries.
For more information, visit cumminsallison.com.
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