– Award-Winning Epic Line of Gaming Device Printers Also on Display –
Hamden, CT – June 20, 2016 – TransAct Technologies Incorporated (Nasdaq: TACT), a global leader in software-driven technology and printing solutions for high-growth markets, announced today the Company’s participation at the 2016 Northwestern Indian Gaming Conference & Expo (“WIGA”), to be held June 21-22, 2016, at Tulalip Resort and Casino in Tulalip, Washington. The Company will demonstrate its industry-leading Epicentral® promotions and bonusing print system as well as its diverse lineup of slot machine, gaming device and kiosk ticket and roll printers, including the award-winning Epic 950®.
The Company’s Epicentral promotion and bonusing software system is the industry’s only solution that allows casino marketing and slot operations teams to target customers playing at any slot machine or electronic table game on their casino floor, regardless of manufacturer. Epicentral is designed to work with all existing slot management systems to allow the delivery of fully customizable, targeted coupons and promotions directly to players as they play. Deployed alongside TransAct’s ServerPort™ device and industry-leading Epic 950 ticket printer, Epicentral provides an unmatched, easy-to-use software suite that enables the design and delivery of promotions using a wide variety of criteria, including uncarded player time on machine, coin in, carded player data, rated player data, earned rewards and randomly awarded prizes. Promotions are run at the click of a button, vastly simplifying the process of attracting, rewarding and retaining players.
‘Epicentral has Growing Casino Revenue Down to a System’ and is a standout solution for the meaningful improvement of floor performance and, ultimately, revenue growth. One customer deploying Epicentral has reported a 1,000% return on its investment while another customer has realized a 100% increase in lower-tier Average Daily Theo (“ADT”) since adding the system to its day-to-day operations. Other Epicentral customers have reported a 60% increase in new player enrollment in its loyalty program, a 37% increase in weekday afternoon slot handle, a 46% average increase in slot handle the evening of a coupon-drawing promotion, a 34% increase in the number of returning players, an 87% redemption rate of coupons that encourage mid-week visits, an 86% increase in points earned by players club members, and a 14% increase in average player time on device.
TransAct’s display at the 2016 Northwestern Indian Gaming Conference & Expo will also include its lineup of gaming device and self-service kiosk printers, including:
• Epic 950 –Installed on over 500,000 slot machines worldwide, the proven reliability of the award-winning Epic 950 has made it the ticket-in/ticket-out casino printing solution of choice. Easily integrated into all game types both old and new, the Epic 950’s full compatibility with Epicentral provides for the real-time delivery of eye-catching personalized promotions and bonus offers directly to players at the gaming machine. Furthermore, its TicketBurst™ technology easily eliminates player/ticket interference.
• Epic 880® – A compact roll printer for all types of gaming machines (including amusement with prizes, skill with prizes and video lottery terminals), the Epic 880 features a modular design that is configurable to nearly any space, a variable length ticket presenter and ticket retract capability. It also offers auto paper loading and can accommodate 4-inch or 6-inch paper rolls.
• Epic 430® – With an easy-to-configure modular design, the Epic 430 is ideal for casino operators’ customer self-service kiosks. The roll printer features variable length tickets with graphics and coupons capabilities, quick paper roll changes, a fast print speed and an array of standard paper sensors.
For more information about the Epicentral bonusing system and the Company’s line of Epic gaming device printers, please visit http://www.transact-tech.com.
About TransAct Technologies Incorporated
TransAct Technologies Incorporated is a global leader in developing software-driven technology and printing solutions for high-growth markets including food safety, casino and gaming, lottery, mobile and oil and gas. The Company’s solutions are designed from the ground up based on customer requirements and are sold under the AccuDate™, EPICENTRAL®, Epic®, Ithaca®, RESPONDER and Printrex® brands. TransAct has over 2.9 million printers and terminals installed around the world and is committed to providing world-class service, spare parts and accessories to support its worldwide installed product base. Through TransAct Services Group both online at http://www.transactsupplies.com and its direct sales team, the Company also provides customers with a complete range of supplies and consumable items. TransAct is headquartered in Hamden, CT. For more information, please visit http://www.transact-tech.com or call (203) 859-6800.
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