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Pollard Banknote to Participate in EL Congress and Trade Show

Manitoba’s Pollard Banknote Limited announces that it will be participating in the 11th European Lottery Congress and Trade Show. The leader in lottery innovation with partners of more than 60 lotteries across the globe is set to showcase its latest product and technology at the event. The trade show will be held in Šibenik, Croatia, from June 4 to 7, 2023.

It should be mentioned that the company is a proven brand in the lottery industry, and it is famous for its brilliant games, retail superiority, and digital innovation. Its booth will engage participants in lottery solutions designed to attract, engage, and retain players. These products take the gaming experience to a new level while also generating more revenue and funds for good initiatives.

Showcasing at its Own Booth

The theme for this year’s edition of the congress and trade show will be “Looking Forward – Lotteries of the Future”. That is why Pollard has prepared to showcase its most innovative instant tickets and provide thrilling demonstrations of its industry-leading retail products from its portfolio of Schafer Retail Solutions + and Pollard Digital Solutions’ products.

The booth features the company’s best print features, like Scratch FX™ and Eco Scratch ReNew™. Fusion™ products like Flip Scratch™ and Scratch Tab™ with pop-open windows are showcased. Also on display are tickets with enhanced play value, such as easyPACK™ and Big-Ticket Pop Ups™. The booth highlights popular licensed brands Tetris® and PAC-MAN™ known for their success in instant tickets.

It will also present some of its market-leading solutions such as the Digital Menu Board, combining on-counter displays with digital technology, and HALO, enhancing retail dispensers for impulse purchases. The booth also features easyVEND™, a secure ticket vending machine for scratch tickets, and scanACTIV Instants™, connecting retail and digital experiences. These solutions enhance lottery visibility, expand retail presence, and access new markets.

At the event, Pollard Digital Solutions presents ways for lotteries to engage players digitally, including apps, websites, and second-chance draw platforms. They offer an Omnichannel Lottery Solution and showcase modern technology and services for digital and retail channels. Attendees can play demo games from Pollard Digital Games Studio and explore GeoLocs, a geolocation software development kit for web, iOS, and Android platforms.

Recent Highlights

This month, the Manitoban company also issued its report for the quarter ending on March 31, 2023. In Q1, the lottery leader disclosed revenue of CA$124.6 million, or 9.4% more than the CA$113.9 million in comparison to the same quarter from last year. It also reported that combined sales reached CA$143.1 million, which was a 14.3% improvement over CA$125.2 million in 2022.

In addition to revolutionizing the lottery industry, Pollard Banknote is also placed among the top employers in Manitoba. In March, the corporation was listed in Manitoba’s Top Employers for 2023, which is an annual competition run by Canada Inc., and recognizes employers in the province with progressive and forward-looking initiatives.

Source: “Pollard Banknote to Showcase Innovative Lottery Products at the European Lottery (EL) Congress and Trade Show 2023PR Newswire, June 1, 2023