TRANSACTS INDUSTRY-LEADING EPICENTRAL® PROMOTION AND BONUSING SYSTEM COMES TO THE PERU GAMING SHOW 2014
June 9, 2014
- Company’s Display at the Jockey Exposition Center to Include Award-Winning Epic Printers -
Hamden, CT – June 9, 2014 – TransAct Technologies Incorporated (Nasdaq: TACT), a global leader in market-specific solutions, including printers, terminals, software and other products for transaction-based and other industries, announced today the Company’s participation at the upcoming Peru Gaming Show 2014, the premier exhibition for the growing Peruvian gaming marketplace, which will be held on June 11-12, 2014. TransAct will have on display in booth #19 at the Jockey Exposition Center in Lima, Peru, its industry-leading promotions and bonusing print system, Epicentral®, as well as its award-winning line of Epic printers for slot machines and gaming devices.
Epicentral is the industry’s only enterprise-level software system that enables casino operators to deliver real-time targeted promotion and bonusing coupons to all players directly at the slot machine or electronic table game. In operation on over 10,500 gaming machines at 11 casinos worldwide in conjunction with the ServerPort™ installed in each gaming device as well as the Company’s award-winning Epic 950® ticket printer, Epicentral connects with all existing slot management systems, slot machines and electronic table games, regardless of manufacturer, providing unmatched flexibility for casino marketing and operations teams. Using Epicentral, operators can easily design and run floor-wide promotions at the click of a button, eliminating the need for a visit to the gaming machine and vastly simplifying the process of attracting, rewarding and retaining players.
Since its introduction, Epicentral has proven its ability to successfully drive meaningful performance in casino operators’ floor-wide marketing operations. Customers deploying Epicentral have reported a 60% increase in new player enrollment in their loyalty programs, a 37% increase in weekday afternoon slot handle, a 46% average increase in slot handle on the night of a coupon-drawing promotion, a 100% increase in lower-tier player average daily theoretical (ADT), 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.
In addition to Epicentral, TransAct will also have on display at the Peru Gaming Show 2014 a number of its Epic casino printers, led by the award-winning Epic 950. Its proven reliability and compatibility with all game types both old and new have made the Epic 950 the ticket-in/ticket-out (“TITO”) casino printing solution of choice. Installed today on over 500,000 slot machines worldwide, the Epic 950 is fully compatible with Epicentral and ServerPort while its TicketBurst™ technology easily eliminates player/ticket interference.
TransAct will also display the Epic 880®, a compact printer for all types of gaming machines (including amusement with prizes, skill with prizes and video lottery terminals). It features a modular design that is configurable to nearly any space and unmatched flexibility with support for both 4-inch and 6-inch paper rolls.
For more information about the Epicentral print 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 leader in developing and manufacturing market-specific solutions, including printers, terminals, software and other products for transaction-based and other industries. These industries include casino and gaming, lottery, food safety, banking, point-of-sale, hospitality, oil and gas, medical and mobile. Each individual market has distinct, critical requirements for printing and the transaction is not complete until the receipt and/or ticket is produced. TransAct printers and products are designed from the ground up based on market-specific requirements and are sold under the Ithaca®, RESPONDER, Epic, EPICENTRAL® and Printrex® product brands. TransAct distributes its printers and terminals through OEMs, value-added resellers, selected distributors, and direct to end-users. TransAct has over 2.5 million printers and terminals installed around the world. TransAct is also committed to providing world-class printer service, spare parts, accessories and printing supplies to its growing worldwide installed base of printers. Through its TransAct Services Group, TransAct provides a complete range of supplies and consumable items used in the printing and scanning activities of customers in the hospitality, banking, retail, gaming, government and oil and gas exploration markets. Through its webstore, http://www.transactsupplies.com, and a direct selling team, TransAct addresses the on-line demand for these products. 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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