TransAct Technologies announced that its Epic 950(r) printer was selected exclusively by the River Spirit Casino for the 2,800 slot machines featured on the casino floor which opened March 31, 2009. In addition, the Muscogee (Creek) Nation also chose the Epic 950(r) printer for 400 new machines that will be installed at other Creek Nation properties, resulting in the combined installation of 3,200 new Epic 950(r) printers.
The new $195 million River Spirit Casino includes one of Oklahoma's largest gaming floors. At 300,000 square feet, the casino features state-of-the-art amenities including 2,800 gaming machines, 24 table games, 15 poker games, four dining venues and a unique entertainment lounge. River Spirit Casino is located in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is owned and operated by the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.
"This recent win further confirms our belief that operators are seeking the best technological features with maximum flexibility for their slot floors," said Bart C. Shuldman, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of TransAct Technologies. "The Epic 950(r) is a highly reliable and robust printer which offers numerous advanced features including quick disconnect, reliable ticket burst and present, low-ticket sensing and USB connectivity. In addition, the Epic 950(r)'s revolutionary dual-port marketing capabilities allow real-time customer-specific promotions right at the game, which is a significant feature for enhanced patron marketing/loyalty programs. We are extremely pleased to have the Epic 950(r) chosen by the Creek Nation for their properties and look forward to working with them to capitalize on all the features the Epic 950(r) offers."
The Creek Nation is a part of a growing number of casino operators that are demanding easy-to-use, reliable ticket printing today while preparing for an upgrade path to the technology advancements of the future. The flexibility to upgrade their current technology to include advanced server-based printing features such as automatic firmware download and dual-port printing for marketing coupons at the slots is the perfect solution for slot operators like the Creek Nation. Utilizing technology that conforms to industry open standards, the Epic 950(r) is field upgradeable with TransAct's industry-leading ServerPort technology.