WCLC’S FIRST ONLINE LOTTERY PROGRAM EXPANDS SCIENCE
THE GROWTH OF ILLOTTERY AND THE DIGITAL GAMING TRADE
WCLC’s New Online iLottery Subscription Program Paves the Way for Digital Modernization
LAS VEGAS and ATLANTA – April 5, 2021 – Society of Scientific Games(NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) announces the launch of a new iLottery online subscription program for its long-standing Canadian customer, Western Canada Lottery Corporation(“WCLC” or the “Lottery”). Called Subscription place, the new program is available through the WCLC website and is the first example of a true digital offering for players, enabling the online purchase of lottery games and creating a path to digital modernization with greater presence. online for the lottery.
“This is a significant milestone and a great achievement for WCLC as it is our first online shopping methodology offering for lottery products, supporting our modernization plans through digital channels. Said Brad Wiebe, vice president of marketing for WCLC. “The subscription system provided by Scientific Games is strategic for our growth as we enter a whole new digital era for WCLC and our players. ”
The launch of WCLC in Canada expands Scientific Games’ growing iLottery and digital lottery business. The Company provides iLottery omnichannel and digital promotions programs, platforms, gaming content and services to more than 30 lotteries worldwide.
Underpinning WCLC’s new digital initiative are Scientific Games’ Player Account Management (PAM) platform and purchasing web services. Players can purchase LOTTO MAX, LOTTO 6/49, DAILY GRAND, WESTERN MAX, WESTERN 649 and EXTRA game subscriptions for up to 104 draws through Subscription Spot. The subscription can be set up in a matter of minutes, allowing the player to participate immediately. The company’s software offers geolocation, age verification, and alignment with other rules and regulations.
Membership allows WCLC to connect directly to their players with marketing and promotions, while providing self-service, which has become a valuable sales channel when accessing retail stores becomes a challenge.
“Scientific Games is extremely pleased to evolve our lottery systems and services in a way that supports WCLC’s long-term strategic plan and facilitates continued and responsible growth across all of its businesses to generate maximum revenue. for the governments it serves. This is another great example of Scientific Games. Games’ focus on omnichannel solutions that modernize the way lottery products are sold, ”said Byron Bridger, Canada Account Director for Scientific Games.
In addition to the central gaming systems technology, the new PAM platform and the online subscription program, Scientific Games provides WCLC with a sports betting solution and Scratch’n Win instant games. With a major facility in Montreal, the Company provides instant games to four Canadian lotteries and the Interprovincial Lottery Corporation.
WCLC is a Canadian non-profit organization licensed to manage, conduct and operate lottery activities as an agent for the governments of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, as well as the Yukon Territory, Northern Territories West and Nunavut.
Scientific Games launched the world’s first secure instant play in 1974, the first digital instant play in the United States in 2014, and is the leading provider of interactive lottery games, mobile apps, player loyalty programs and more. ‘other interactive products and services in the American lottery. industry. The company provides games, technology and services to more than 150 lotteries around the world, including almost all North American lotteries.
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