Abacus and Playport Sign new Agreement
Abacus and Playport Announce Reseller Partnership Delivering mobile digital lottery solutions through existing Point-of-Sale Systems Dallas, Texas and London, United Kingdom – April 20, 2021 - Abacus Solutions International Group (ABACUS), a global technology provider connecting lottery systems with both existing and new lottery retailers and Playport Gaming Systems (PGS), a mobile digital instant win software platform provider, announced a new partnership designed to supply lotteries and lottery retailers a digital game purchase and win redemption solution that seamlessly integrates with their existing point-of sale systems. Abacus will act as an authorized distributor and reseller of Playport’s platform
“We are excited to expand our relationship with Abacus and provide another solution to their Lottery Everywhere Abacus Digital portfolio,” said Marina Bogard CEO, Playport. “ The Abacus solution will allow for consumers to utilize their smartphone to purchase Powerball, Mega Millions and Instant Win games through the lottery retailers enabled registers. This past year due to COVID, there has been increased consumer demand for digital solutions. Through our partnership, Abacus will deliver a digital benefit to lotteries, retailers and consumers.”
“This partnership with Playport is in line with Abacus’ vision of innovating and delivering solutions to lotteries and lottery retailers worldwide that not only improve sales and profit, but also provide players with new ways to purchase and play their favorite lottery games.” said Simon Butler, CEO Abacus. “We believe the future of lottery lies in the integration of both the lottery and retailer systems to enable frictionless purchase and gameplay everywhere lottery is sold and we have the full breadth of products to deliver the future today."
Abacus – the gateway at the heart of connecting consumers, retailers and lotteries in the global market. With an established presence in Europe operating for the last six years Abacus is actively growing their market presence in North America. Abacus believes the future of lottery lies in integrating into the existing retailer and consumer infrastructures by providing a highly secure transaction gateway that enables all parties to work together and create mutual growth. The Abacus Fusion Platform sits at the heart of connecting consumers, retailers and lotteries, with the Abacus team managing integration from start to finish. Abacus is building long term relationships by working together to develop new and innovative solutions. We use cutting edge technology, created by forward thinking industry experts, the Abacus gateway enables lotteries and retailers to respond to the ever-changing consumer market with speed, agility, reliability and integrity. For more information visit: www.lotteryeverywhere.com.
About Playport Gaming Systems
Playport Gaming Systems LLC (“PGS”), digitally connect players with lottery retailers and casinos for the sale of instant win games. Through its patented Playport gaming technology, PGS provides a real money wagering and marketing software platform that allows lottery retailers and casinos to sell digital custom-designed and branded instant win games, that integrate seamlessly with their existing POS systems and digital properties. Players buy games and collect winnings at the lottery retailer or casino, but are able to play the games on their mobile device wherever, whenever they want. Playport is regulatory compliant and all transactions take place at the lottery retailer or the casino, bringing more revenue, customer traffic and loyalty. Visit www.playport.com. Contact Author MARINA BOGARD Playport Gaming Systems email@example.com SIMON BUTLER Abacus Simon.firstname.lastname@example.org