TRANSACT'S EPICENTRAL(R) PROMOTION AND BONUSING SYSTEM AND EPIC(R) PRINTERS ON DISPLAY AT THE 2014 OIGA CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
August 11, 2014
- Company’s Industry-Leading Products to Appear in Booth #405 -
Hamden, CT – August 11, 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 2014 OIGA Conference and Trade Show, sponsored by the Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association, to be held on August 11-13, 2014, at the Cox Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Company plans to demonstrate its industry-leading promotions and bonusing print system, Epicentral®, as well as two of its award-winning Epic® slot machine and gaming device printers in Booth #405.
Epicentral, TransAct’s revolutionary promotion and bonusing software suite, is the industry’s only enterprise-level solution that enables the real-time delivery of targeted coupons and bonuses to players directly at the slot machine or electronic table game. In operation today on over 10,500 gaming machines at 11 casinos worldwide along with both the Company’s ServerPort™ and Epic® 950 ticket printer installed in each gaming device, Epicentral connects directly to all existing slot management systems, slot machines and electronic table games, regardless of manufacturer, providing casino marketing and operations teams with unmatched flexibility. 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 driven proven, 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 the evening 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, as well as a 14% increase in average player time on device.
TransAct will also feature in Booth #405 at the 2014 OIGA Conference and Trade Show two of its award-winning gaming device printers – the Epic 950 and Epic® 880. The proven reliability of the Company’s award-winning Epic 950 printer has made it the ticket-in/ticket-out (“TITO”) casino printing solution of choice. Installed on over 500,000 slot machines worldwide, the Epic 950 is easily integrated into all game types both old and new, is fully compatible with the entire Epicentral system, and features TicketBurst™ technology which eliminates player/ticket interference. The Epic 880 is a compact printer for use in a variety of non-casino gaming machines such as amusement with prizes, skill with prizes and video lottery terminals. Offering unmatched flexibility, the Epic 880’s modular design makes it configurable to nearly any space.
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, and 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 products. 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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