Hot on the heels of their Q1 2021 earnings report and tech company iGaming Gaming Innovation Group Inc. (GiG) (GIG: Oslo) started operations in Ireland with Slotbox Limited, a new brand from the island's leading gaming and casino operator, Coastline Games.
A long-term agreement between the two companies, originally signed in October 2020, saw the launch of a new online casino, operating under the name "Slotbox," via the GiG iGaming platform and omnichannel solution, representing a "significant milestone" for the Dublin-based group and The "first step" in its digital transformation.
Player experience :
Commenting on the launch, Slotbox director Conor O'Donnell told GiG in a press release that they are ...
"I am very happy" that the first stage of the project is coming to an end. And that "everyone involved has worked hard to create an offer that will provide our customers with games of the highest quality."
"We are particularly excited about introducing the omnichannel features that will provide a smooth experience for our players," added O'Donnell.
Thanks to the tech company framework, Slotbox players will be able to enjoy a competitive online experience while on a site that offers a "unique look and feel". In addition, players on all channels will benefit from double registration function that enables a uniform sign-up process. Another feature, common loyalty system , gives users the ability to earn loyalty points and coins online whether they are playing offline or online.
Smooth transition :
In the coming months, the new casino brand will also introduce various features to facilitate the "uninterrupted player journey" between the land / retail and online sites.
Excited to be able to live in Ireland thanks to Slotbox, GiG CEO Richard Brown praised the launch of the new brand as a "moment of pride" which is further enhanced by their partner's digital transformation .
“With the experience and expertise of Slotbox industry veterans combined with the GiG gaming platform innovation and omnichannel solution, Slotbox delivers a top-notch online casino designed to provide a market-leading, hassle-free rience experience for its players.
"In the coming months, Slotbox has revealed that it will add a number of new features to its platform that will" ensure the player's uninterrupted journey between the retail store and the online site, "explained Brown.
Stationary activities :
The new brand was founded by one of Ireland's leading gaming and casino operators Coastline Gaming . Currently, it has in its portfolio eight ground locations , including:
- Atlantic Arcade Tramore, County Waterford
- Blackthorn Amusements, Bridgend, Co. Donegal
- Caesars Palace, Salthill, Co. Galway
- Empire Casino, Dublin 2
- Sands Amusements, Bundoran, Co. Donegal
- Silver Strand, Bray, Co. Wicklow
- Star Amusements, Bundoran, Co. Donegal
- Victoria Casino, Co. Cork
While the presence of the Irish company [Slotbox Limited] on the internet remains limited, working with GiG will help keep it updated and be better able to compete on increasingly digital market .
Quarterly earnings: :
Meanwhile, according to the May 5, 2021 edition, GiG report Q1 2021 revenues from € 18.3m, up 64 percent and EBITDA of 4.6 million Euros, up 674 percent whi le normalized revenue was 19.4m, an increase of 44 percent and normalized platform revenue was 5, EUR 2 million, an increase of 19 percent. CEO Brown said he was "pleased with the overall progress", citing "work and strategic initiatives pushed through over the last 12 months" as a driver of "good performance".