Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tag: Blueprint

Jason Frost and Gabi Stergides launch white label online casino

Voodoo slots screenshot Gabi Stergides Jason Frost launch white label online casino
Two of low stake gaming’s best-known names, Jason Frost and Gabi Stergides, have pooled their expertise together with Andy Jones to launch an opportunity for land-based operators to extend their businesses online.

David Purvis: ‘Industry needs a successful EAG and securing later dates was the best and most sensible option’

David Purvis Blueprint Operations EAG Expo
Blueprint MD David Purvis believes postponing EAG was the right call by the organisers but with four new cabinets to launch and the opportunity for customers to buy direct from the brand - he can’t wait for the UK showpiece to open in March.

Regal’s Connected Network brings benefits to machine players and customers

Matt Bicknell Regal Leisure Connected Network benefits
Despite being a commercial body-blow, Lockdown provided an opportunity for Regal to consolidate its core strengths and identify a strategy moving forward that delivers on behalf of its customer-base. Over the course of the year it led the way partnering with the market-leading OKTO digital wallet, won valuable new business and if there was an upside to the pandemic Regal found it and used it to help its customers.

“The mood, from suppliers to operators, was buoyant…”

Paul Monkman talks about ACOS
Paul Monkman, Gaming & Service Director, Luxury Leisure Talarius Ltd and RAL Ltd, spent two days surveying the ACOS horizons and he was impressed with the industry’s return to action. He talks to Coinslot about the show, the products and what lies ahead.

OKTO bags three prestigious nominations in SBC Awards

Simon Dorsen OKTO SBC Award nominations
OKTO has confirmed its status as the gaming industry’s leading digital payment solutions provider, having been nominated in three Payments Categories in this year’s SBC Awards.

Industry concerns over delivery times dominate VACOS conversations

Nicola Wallbank Blueprint Machines VACOS 3D exhibition ACOS 2021
Blueprint’s VACOS virtual exhibition has flushed out the main talking points of the moment and they relate to having access to the best machines delivered at the earliest possible opportunity

OKTO: leading the way in safe, secure, seamless and socially responsible digital payments

OKTO ACOS Simon Dorsen socially responsible digital payments
OKTO, the leading digital payment solutions provider, that counts Xbox, Vodafone and Sony among its portfolio of blue-chip partners, has hit the ground running following its entry into the UK gaming sector.

Blueprint create virtual exhibition in advance of ACOS appearance

Blueprint VACOS virtual expo
Blueprint has gone the extra mile with the launch of a 3D virtual exhibition which provides the industry with an advanced opportunity to see its new product range ahead of ACOS going live.

Blueprint shine a light on three formidable product launches taking place at ACOS

Blueprint ACOS 2021 new cabinets
On the basis that you can’t go far wrong if you listen to your customers, Blueprint is in confident mood going into ACOS with three exciting new cabinets which have been developed following an extensive period consulting with the market.

Blueprint succeed in securing machine supply for customers

Sascha Blodau Blueprint machine supplier
Meticulous planning has enabled Blueprint to secure the supply of gaming machines for the industry despite pressures the likes of which have never been experienced before.

ACOS ready to return to action

ACOS show floor
It's only a matter of days until the coin-op industry gathers together for the first time since the middle of January 2020, and the ACOS organisers are looking forward to the prospect.

Bob Rudd Leisure places ‘significant’ Alphamax order

Nick Rudd Bob Rudd Leisure Alphamax order
As the single-site sector begins to re-open Blueprint’s Alphamax is establishing itself as the Cat C of choice.

Blueprint’s VExpo ‘best in breed’

Nicola Wallbank Blueprint
The dust has settled on Blueprint’s VExpo and the post event mood music is suggesting a more upbeat tempo to the second half of the year as operators look to invest in the future

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.

Blueprint ‘VExpo’ – the closest experience to being at a real exhibition

Blueprint VExpo
Blueprint has created a stunning 3D virtual exhibition event to showcase 20 new game titles, the complete debit card TITO solution from GeWeTe as well as the latest political, regulatory and legal insights from industry experts. Blueprint has confirmed details of its’ ‘VExpo’ which is being held Tuesday 25th-Thursday 27th May.

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.

Tony Boulton takes on key PR and political role at Gauselmann UK

Tony Boulton Gauselmann UK
Tony Boulton, a pioneering figure in modern day game design and a key figure in Bacta, has taken on a new directorial role at Gauselmann UK. The former..

The fact that the industry cannot use price of play as a mechanism to either attract players or protect margins puts it at an extreme disadvantage

David Purvis Blueprint
Reprofiled games and rebalanced menus are just part of what Blueprint is delivering for its customers as managing director David Purvis explains it’s all about content.

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.

The fact is that no one knows what the ‘new normal’ will be

David Purvis Blueprint Operations New Normal AGCs big entertainment experiences tools
During the lockdown the Blueprint team has been working hard on ensuring that we would be able to support our customers’ reopening strategies courtesy of a programme of new games releases introduced alongside menu enhancements.

NHS supplier JAKsan brings anti-bacterial sanitisers to the industry

JAKsan hand sanitisers
When it comes to reopening, there is nothing more important than personal protective equipment and supplies. One specialist in the area, JAKsan, has added the gaming industry to a portfolio where the NHS sits as its key client. Coinslot talks to managing director Patrick McKay about tackling the enormous challenges facing British businesses.

Electronic tablets will help vulnerable children during 12-week isolation

Laura Barnett Rays of Sunshine
Laura Barnett, Chief Executive Officer of Rays of Sunshine, the children’s charity which has been partnered by Bacta since 2011, has confirmed the importance of the £12,000 donation made jointly by Praesepe/ Blueprint and the trade association.

Alphamax broadening the player base and setting the pace in digital gaming

Alphamax Blueprint Nicola Wallbank
Blueprint’s Alphamax cabinet with its high definition, edge-to-edge screens, an updated button panel, market leading note acceptor, ultra fast processing power and a pipeline of compelling content designed to suit modern consumer tastes...

Alphamax dominates at ICE 2020

Alphamax Blueprint Nicola Wallbank
Though 2019 will be a hard year to beat for Blueprint, the popularity of the supplier’s product range at ICE this year could ensure 2020 also proves a landmark year.

EAG 2020 opens with a new vision for the industry

EAG 2020 Show floor
Olly Gully reports on an opening day that signalled how far the industry had come towards a new vision for amusements and coin-op in the UK.

Gauselmann brands provide 360° perspective

Gauselmann brands
Coinslot took the opportunity to get a holistic perspective on the business by speaking with the heads responsible for Praesepe, GeWeTe, Regal Gaming &..

Delivering excellence underpins Blueprint’s vision

Nicola Wallbank Blueprint Operations cabinets
Nicola Wallbank, Head of Corporate Accounts at Blueprint Operations, explains the brand’s commitment to delivering the very best cabinets, the very best..

2020 to provide the Blueprint for entertainment in the bingo sector

Nicola Wallbank Blueprint bingo sector
With an exciting year ahead, Blueprint prepares to enhance its focus on bingo centric content in the coming months putting the C in community, according to Nicola Wallbank

Blueprint double cabinet launch is setting the digital pace

Blueprint ACOS cabinet
Blueprint has its eyes set firmly on 2020 and the chance to show off its rich vein of product.

Gaming’s digital revolution is driving the pursuit of excellence

Blueprint David Purvis digital gaming
Blueprint’s David Purvis argues that digital gaming is raising the bar and helping to take the gaming entertainment experience from good to great.