INTRALOT: INTERNET BETTING GOES LIVE IN POLAND
INTRALOT’s subsidiary in Poland, Totolotek, has successfully launched its interactive operations in the country on October 23rd 2013, following the 6-year Internet betting license received in July from the Polish Ministry of Finance.
Totolotek in collaboration with INTRALOT Interactive has developed and is now offering to players in Poland an exciting Fixed Odds Betting product including Live Betting and Football Pool Games through its dedicated, technologically advanced and user-friendly website www.totolotek.pl. The new games are deployed on INTRALOT platform fully complying with the international security and responsible gaming standards. Totolotek’s future plans regarding the enrichment of its interactive offering include the deployment of a Mobile application for the above games customized to the specific needs of the Polish market.
Mr. Adam Lamentowicz, CEO of Totolotek, stated: ”Following our successful land-based operations in Poland, we have decided to enter the Polish interactive market, so as to continue to offer to our customers in the country a variety of exciting games that can now be played also from the comfort and easiness of their PC. The design and deployment of our new interactive product in Poland was based on considerable research into Polish players’ attitudes, behaviors and interests. Our aim is to offer a product tailored to the end-user and thus further expand our customers’ base.”
Mr. Fotis Mavroudis, Managing Director Europe/North Africa Region of INTRALOT Group, added: ”This new step in Poland ratifies our commitment to continue our long and successful operation in the country, but it also underlines INTRALOT Group’s strategy toward offering to players worldwide a ‘Universal Gaming Experience’, meaning the convergence of the multiple User Interaction Channels - Retail, Internet, and Mobile.”
Totolotek is a historical company in the Polish Gaming market and exists in its current form since 1992. As operator of mutual betting in Poland, Totolotek has reinforced its presence in the market since 2005, when it was acquired by INTRALOT, achieving to become a leading company in Poland with approximately 400 points of sales countrywide. In doing so, Totolotek has created and maintained more than 1.000 jobs while it contributes to State Budget and Sports Associations with approximately €9 mill. per annum. Totolotek through its retail network offers largest product portfolio in the Polish mutual-betting market covering Fixed Odds Betting (Toto-Mix), Live Betting, Football Pool games (Toto-Liga and Toto-Gol), Live Swedish Horse racing and recently introduced Live Greyhound Racing (Toto-Racing).
INTRALOT, a public listed company, is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting, Racing & Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in 56 jurisdictions, more than 5.500 people and revenues of €1.4 billion for 2012, INTRALOT has established its presence on all 5 continents.