International Game Technology PLC Announces Award to Its Subsidiary For Seven-Year Contract From The Wisconsin Lottery
International Game Technology PLC (IGT) has announced to award a seven-year contract to GTECH Corporation, its subsidiary company. The contract includes full-service lottery terminals, a new broad-based and instant ticket lottery system, self-service instant-ticket printing, telemarketing, warehousing, and communication networks. Following the award, the company has received the best overall score from the procurement.
Michael Chambrello, the CEO of North America Lottery for IGT said: “The Wisconsin Lottery has achieved tremendous increase in sales for five consecutive years and has made remarkable contributions to property tax relief in Wisconsin. We hope that this contract will demonstrate our commitment to not only the Wisconsin Lottery but also the citizens they service.”
The company is expected to provide the lottery with updated version of its Enterprise Series (ES) solution, providing a tough, secure and flexible system following the contract implementation and 15-month exchange period.
In addition to that, the company will use Altura GT1200 to replace existing terminal base. Altura GT1200 offers a highly reliable, easy to use, modernized sales platform. Within the contract, Gemini® Ultra Instant Ticket Vending Machine and ES Multi Media displays are also included as they will directly transmit as well as manage lottery information, promotions and advertisements to players at the point of sale.
Additionally, players will be able to check their win status of instant and own draw-based tickets through the company’s self service ticket checker, Ticket-Scan Plus.
The award will see the company providing instant-ticket printing, distribution, warehousing and telemarketing services through its combined scope of services.
IGT is a proprietary gaming software provider in the worldand was founded in the late 1950s.However, in 1981, it became a leader in the gaming industry. It enables players to have a great experience on various games across all channels. It offers gaming machines, lotteries, casino products and sports betting among others.
Since its establishment, it has become the most looked out for software, exceeding the expectations of gaming operators. It is able to do this through its in-depth customer support intelligence, its amazing innovations, operational expertise and exclusive technology. It has a well established relationship with both the local and the governments in more than 100 countries in the world. In fact, it creates value by observing the highest standards or integrity, service and responsibility. IGT has employed over 13,000 employees from 30 nationalities.