NeoPollard Interactive Congratulates Virginia Lottery on Huge Success iLottery and New Daily Draw Games
LANSING, Mich., March 14, 2022 /CNW/ – NeoPollard Interactive LLC (“NeoPollard Interactive” or “NPi”), jointly owned by Pollard Banknote Limited (“Pollard Banknote”) (TSX: PBL) and NeoGames SA (Nasdaq: NGMS), congratulates the Virginia Lottery (“Lottery”) for its formidable iLottery success and the recent addition of its daily draw games to the platform.
Lottery Pick 3 and Pick 4 Daily Draw games with Fireball Add-On plus Cash 5 with EZ-Match are now live at valottery.com. Popular Retail Games expands Virginia Lottery’s robust iLottery offering with popular retail experiences. Draw games are powered by NPi’s NeoDraw Core Gaming System (“CGS”), which is part of NPi’s comprehensive and innovative approach to providing turnkey, best-in-class iLottery solutions, powering the most profitable iLottery programs in North America.
The addition of Pick 3 and Pick 4 daily draw games builds on the unparalleled success of the lottery in iLottery. The Virginia Lottery July 2020 the launch of iLottery marked the most profitable iLottery introduction in North America. By implementing the iLottery channel, the Lottery was able to add a significant revenue stream, building on its core offerings. The iLottery channel has added over $1.7 billion of turnover since its launch and now represents more than 34% of total lottery sales.
NPi’s NeoDraw CGS has proven to provide greater flexibility and functionality required by the pace of consumer activity in the e-commerce environment, delivering unparalleled results for digital lotteries and is the iLottery core system of choice for all of NPi’s US partners. On NPi’s US network, the performance of draw-based games that are also sold online reaches between 20-40% of sales through the online channel using NeoDraw, which operates independently of existing central retail game systems .
“We are very pleased to be the Lottery’s partner as it enjoys this success,” said Liz Silver, CEO of NeoPollard Interactive. “As we demonstrated with the Virginia Lottery, NPi is committed to success across all iLottery product lines for our partners, as demonstrated by our diverse gaming portfolio, which helps lotteries modernize their offerings to meet the player expectations. We are proud of our continued partnership with the Virginia Lottery and honored to be part of the Lottery’s mission to generate revenue for K-12 education in the Commonwealth.”
“We recognize the importance of a rapid pace of innovation through our digital program at the Virginia Lottery,” said Rob Wesley, chief digital officer of the Virginia Lottery. “The introduction of daily games provides convenient access to players, giving them an option for when and where they choose to play. Expanding our games portfolio is a critical part of our acquisition and growth strategies. Our Partnering with NPi comes with a rich roadmap of features and enhancements that keep our iLottery offering competitive as the gaming landscape and consumer expectations continue to evolve.”
For over 30 years, the Virginia Lottery has been committed to growing and giving back. Since 1999, the Virginia Lottery has contributed over $11 billion for K-12 public education Virginia. To learn more, visit www.valottery.com.
About NeoPollard Interactive
Born in the digital realm, NeoPollard Interactive LLC (“NPi”) is an award-winning provider of premier iLottery solutions for the North American lottery market. Serving the largest share of US lotteries that currently sell online, NPi helped introduce iLottery to the US successfully and is North America proven partner of choice to enable regulated lotteries to design and deploy complex gaming solutions to generate additional revenue for good causes through the online channel. NPi offers cutting-edge technology, a full suite of managed services, and the industry’s best gaming content, as part of its innovative and comprehensive approach to partnering for iLottery success. Jointly owned by Pollard Banknote Limited (TSX: PBL) and NeoGames SA (Nasdaq: NGMS)—both globally recognized industry leaders—NPi powers the most profitable iLottery programs. Visit us at www.neopollard.com.
About the Pollard ticket
Pollard Banknote is a leading lottery partner for over 60 lotteries worldwide, providing high-quality instant ticket products, licensed games, Schafer Systems and Fastrak retail merchandising solutions, and a suite range of digital offerings, from world-class mkodo gaming applications to player engagement and iLottery solutions, including strategic marketing and management services. The company is a proven innovator and has decades of experience helping lotteries maximize player engagement, sales and revenue for worthy causes. Pollard Banknote also supplies break open tickets, bingo paper and its diamond game and games and electronic gaming devices conforming to the charitable and other gaming markets in North America. Founded in 1907, Pollard Banknote is owned approximately 64.3% by the Pollard family and 35.7% by public shareholders, and is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (PBL). For more information, please visit our website at www.pollardbanknote.com.
NeoGames (Nasdaq: NGMS) is a technology-driven innovator and global provider of iLottery solutions for national and state-regulated lotteries. NeoGames’ full-service solution combines proprietary technology platforms with the experience and expertise required for successful iLottery operations. NeoGames’ pioneering game studio includes an extensive portfolio of engaging online lottery games that provide an entertaining gaming experience. As a trusted partner of lotteries around the world, the company works with its customers to maximize their success, offering a complete solution that enables them to deliver enjoyable and profitable iLottery programs to their players, generate more revenue and direct profits to good causes. For more information, visit www.neogames.com.
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