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It may be tempting to brush aside such questions as geeky nonsense. But if you're an appliance manufacturer, try rephrasing it like this: Why doesn't the coffee machine that I make have an app? If your customers haven’t started asking already for it already, they soon will.
App development for railway stations and train operators is nothing new. Live departure times and reservations have been available as apps for a while, but it’s still primarily a manual process.
Wouldn’t it be better to just have the app prompt your purchase as soon as you reach the station? Of course it would, and although the technology is available, we are not quite ready for such a change.