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New venues accounting for 30 percent of Blueprint machine orders post ACOS

David Purvis Blueprint Operations new venues high street orders post ACOS
Now that the dust has settled on what was a successful ACOS, exhibitors are able to provide a more detailed picture of the market: for Blueprint the emergence of new high street venues is helping to drive machine sales.

Blueprint make powerful statement of intent with launch of three new WOW! factor cabinets and 14-day delivery commitment

Blueprint Operations team ACOS 2021
Blueprint Operations pulled out all of the stops at ACOS showing three high impact cabinets that deliver an interactive experience as well as looking the part in contemporary retail environments.

Making productive use of time spent in lockdown is paying dividends for buoyant Blueprint

David Purvis productive use of lockdown time paying dividends for Blueprint
When the pandemic paralysed most of Britain’s business community the team at Blueprint led by MD David Purvis got busy reaching out to its customers, upgrading its cabinets, improving its menus and developing new games. Following the opening up of hospitality the company has hit the ground running and the future’s looking both bright and exciting.

Blueprint celebrates successful summer with sales up 50 percent

Blueprint celebrates successful summer
Sales are up 50 percent on the same period in 2019, so it’s no wonder that the team at Blueprint Operations has a spring in its step and looking forward to the opportunity to host the industry at October’s ACOS.

Game Payment Technology and Blueprint Operations sign Integration Agreement

David Purvis Blueprint Operations Game Payment Operations sign Integration Agreement
Major gaming machine supplier, Blueprint Operations, part of the Gauselmann Group, has this week signed an agreement with Game Payment Technology, to integrate its world-leading cashless digital wallet into Blueprint machines.

Sascha Blodau: “We are in line with July 2019 which is where we wanted to be”

Sascha Blodau pingamodium staff shortages
The customers are pleased to be back, as are MERKUR UK where performance is back in line with pre-lockdowns. But pingamodium and staff shortages have laid significant challenges in the path of freedom day.

Essex Leisure backs Blueprint Alphamax Cat C

Greg Wood Essex Leisure Blueprint Alphamax Cat C
Preparations are well advanced for the reopening of the economy on July 19 and leading single site operator, Essex Leisure, is backing its judgement placing a substantial order for Blueprint’s Alphamax cabinet. Greg Wood explains why.

Blueprint VExpo gets off to a flyer

Blueprint VExpo off to flyer
Blueprint Operations has demonstrated that innovation doesn’t just come in the shape of compelling new gaming content: the company’s VExpo 3D virtual exhibition has also set new standards in the way that brands can reach out to customers.

Product innovation and service will help drive the recovery, states Bacta chief ahead of appearance at Blueprint VExpo

John White Bacta Blueprint VExpo
Bacta CEO John White believes the industry is on course to ‘build back better’ and the mantra will be innovation, innovation innovation. And the first chance to see that in action will be at the Blueprint VExpo this week.

EAG Online delivers reasons to be cheerful

EAG Online no dates
It was an ugly duckling that is almost certainly going to turn into a swan following this week’s inaugural EAG Online event. A networking option designed to fill the gap until the live exhibition returns to ExCeL in January, this week EAG Online delivered far more than most had anticipated.

Purvis outlines a blueprint of planning, preparation and positivity

David Purvis Blueprint Operations safer gambling
The team at Blueprint Operations is gearing up for the reopening of AGCs, Bingo Clubs and the indoor areas of pubs with a commitment to support its customer-base coupled with a healthy dose of optimism for the future.

Gauselmann UK argues for the ‘freedom to innovate’ in Gambling Review submission

Sascha Blodau Gauselmann Gambling Review submission
Gauselmann UK has provided government with a comprehensive perspective on the challenges facing the industry and above all wants the review of gambling to provide an opportunity to innovate whilst upholding the highest standards of social responsibility.

Review – International Women’s Day: Nicola Wallbank

Nicola Wallbank International Womens Day
Nicola Wallbank, Head of Corporate Accounts at Blueprint Operations, is right at the heart of the most competitive area of any industry - the sales division. And she thrives in the environment; this is no place to be “a prisoner of convention” she argues. We need to “explore how we change things for the better.”

Gauselmann UK’s 360 Advisory Board meets for the first time

Gauselmann UK 360 advisory programme logo
The make-up of Gauselmann UK’s 360 Advisory Board provides clear confirmation that the safer gambling message is being taken extremely seriously by the company.

Gauselmann Group celebrates over 7,000 years of long-service and looks to the future

Paul Gauselmann staff long service
Gauselmann continues to set new records on many levels, now it’s raised the bar on long-service.

Blueprint Operations completes G4 training as 360 program continues to build

David Purvis Blueprint Operations safer gambling 360 programme safer gambling
Embedding the safer gambling philosophy throughout the organisation is at the heart of Gauselmann UK’s 360 initiative with the team at Blueprint Operations recently completing the G4 staff training programme.

Sascha Blodau: “Our job is to protect the interests of our UK customers….”

Sascha Blodau Gauselmann
Sascha Blodau: Without doubt 2020 has been the most challenging year that I can remember. From a business perspective it has been punctuated by lockdowns, curfews and businesses opening and closing depending on their location and their classification

Blueprint secure machine supply despite Brexit uncertainty

Nadia Volosina Blueprint Operations
Blueprint Operations has been planning for over 12 months to ensure that its UK customers will have immediate access to the very best equipment - that plan has come to fruition.

‘At the coal face’ insight informs Blueprint’s nationwide customer support

David Purvis Blueprint operations AGC
Blueprint Operations is active across a range of fronts including lobbying MPs to support its customers in England, Scotland and Wales. David Purvis explains the process.

Iconic game launch from Blueprint provides players with familiarity in uncertain times

Alan Claypole Blueprint Megaways release
Blueprint has released another classic brand in the shape of its Luck O’ The Irish Megaways. Featuring the patented BTG Megaways engine, the autumn launch is expected to be the first of wave of new releases through to the middle of 2021.

Blueprint: Providing AGCs with the tools to deliver big entertainment experiences

David Purvis Blueprint Operations
These are crucial times for the UK gaming sector and Blueprint are intent on ensuring operators have the ‘tools’ necessary to work their way through the Covid crisis. David Purvis tells Coinslot how he sees this working.

Blueprint is providing AGCs with the tools to deliver big entertainment experiences

David Purvis Blueprint Operations New Normal AGCs big entertainment experiences tools
Blueprint Operations managing director David Purvis believes AGCs are taking progressive steps to retain players, investing in the latest gaming equipment as a method of delivering what he is describing as ‘big entertainment experiences’.

Blueprint puts content centre stage with appointment of Alan Claypole as head of product

Alan Claypole appointment Blueprint Operations
Blueprint Operations has bolstered its senior team following the appointment of Alan Claypole to the position of Head of Product, reporting directly to Managing Director David Purvis.

Peter Hannibal: What makes you tick?

Peter Hannibal Gambling Business Group
Peter Hannibal, reflects on a career that has taken him from his first proper job as an apprentice electrician to his current position as chief executive of the influential cross-sector strategic body – the Gambling Business Group

John Stergides: What makes you tick?

John Stergides What Makes You Tick
John Stergides, co-founder of Electrocoin and one of the best- known figures in the UK industry, reveals how a chance meeting in London diverted him from pursuing a career with the Cypriot Army and why taking calculated risks can sometimes be mistaken for stubbornness

‘Despite the social and economic earthquake players still want to be entertained’, argues Blueprint MD

David Purvis Blueprint Operations
Blueprint are determined to meet the ‘demands of the new normal’ and MD David Purvis tells Coinslot exactly how they continue to do this.

Blueprint adopt content driven bounce back strategy as snap shot suggests AGC income touches 70 percent of pre-lockdown levels

Blueprint Operations AGC operators recovery plan
For AGC operators concerned about the recovery plan following the easing of lockdown, there’s some good signs coming out of the Blueprint stable. Machine income figures from the first days of re-opening are hitting encouraging levels.

Nicola Wallbank: What makes you tick?

Nicola Wallbank What Makes You Tick
Nicola Wallbank was appointed Head of Corporate Accounts at Blueprint Operations in 2019. The graduate of Manchester Metropolitan University explains how hard work has always been part of her outlook from a spell spent at Safeway’s Deli Counter as a teenager through to her current role providing customer excellence to Blueprint customers across the AGC, Bingo and Pub sectors.

Simon Thomas: What makes you tick?

Simon Thomas Hippodrome Casino What makes you tick
From his first paid job with Singer & Friedlander merchant bank to being chief executive of the world-renowned Hippodrome Casino, Simon Thomas reflects on the journey of aspirations, emotions and motivations that make him tick

‘Blueprint Homeschool’ passes the test with numbers doubling each week

Blueprint Operations Homeschooling
Blueprint, part of the Gauselmann Group of UK facing brands, has launched an innovative home schooling programme to help employees and their families during the lockdown...