Pollard Banknote Limited has applauded the impressive Fiscal Year results reported by one of its partners Texas Lottery. For the fiscal year, the lottery managed to break its previous year’s results once more, with the record-breaking amount of US$8.107 billion in total sales. This is the 11th year in a row that the lottery has broken its own records.
The company Pollard Banknote Limited is a global lottery partner to more than 60 lotteries from all around the world. The corporation supplies its partners with high-quality instant tickets, as well as licensed games, Schafer Systems, and Fastrak merchandising solutions. The Manitoba-headquartered provider of lottery products was established in 1907 and to this day remains one of the most reliable in the business.
One More Record Year
Pollard Banknote and the Texas Lottery have been partners for quite a while, and the provider has a major contribution to the lottery’s recent success. For the 2021 fiscal year, many of the lottery’s top-performing products were provided by the instant-tickets supplier, including new print features. An example of such products is the US$50 scratch ticket game $200 Million Ca$h.
Also, the Texas Lottery’s X The Cash family of games was introduced in January 2021, which featured the mix of Scratch FX® and Neon ink thus having a very appealing look. The product was backed by a very successful promotional campaign. Players were given the option of entering the non-winning tickets into the Hawaii Dream Getaway second-chance drawings for a chance to win a VIP vacation.
Executive Director of the lottery, Garry Grief, says that the organization is celebrating its 30th anniversary in May 2022, with another record-breaking year. The revenue of which will be used to support local education and veterans from the state of Texas. Mr. Grief stated that the entity will continue collaboration with the lotto supplier often even more new and top-class ticket games.
Brad Thompson, Vice President, Sales & Marketing of the instant-ticket provider, congratulated the lottery on its achievement of yet another record-breaking fiscal year. According to Mr. Thompson, the milestone is a statement of the lottery’s hard work and commitment to bring unique player experience to its Texas players, and that as their partners the provider is extremely happy to witness the results.
Another Fruitful Partnership
Not long ago, Pollard Banknote has also applauded Virginia Lottery on its impressive financial results for the 2021 fiscal year. For the 2020-2021 financial period, the lottery has recorded a staggering US$807 million of iLottery sales. This was a record-breaking highest-grossing first year of a digital lottery program for the whole of North America.
Last year, the lotto provider’s subsidiary NeoPollard Interactive struck a deal with the Alberta Gaming, Liquor, and Cannabis Commission. With the agreement, the branch, help out the province in the launch of its first-ever online gaming platform PlayAlberta.ca, which was launder in September 2020. The platform provides a safe and regulated gaming environment to its players and tons of gambling opportunities.
Source: “Pollard Banknote Applauds Texas Lottery’s Record-Breaking FY 2021”, Cision, October 4, 2021