International gaming technology (IGT) announced that its subsidiary, IGT Global Solutions Corporationsigned a new contract with the Texas Lottery Commission (TLC).
Following a call for tenders, IGT received the 10-year scratch ticket printing and services contract to provide scratch ticket content and support services.
The contract will expand IGT’s partnership with the Texas Lottery across August 2034.
IGT continues to provide Texas Lottery with lottery operations and services
IGT is the exclusive provider of the Texas Lottery for the Loteria family of games. Lotteryavailable at six different price points ($1, $3, $5, $10, $20, and $50), generated over $1.6 billion in sales in 2021.
Thanks to the new agreement, the Texas Lottery continue to have access to the IGT catalog of gamer favorite games, licensed content, and innovative designs and features.
In addition, IGT will provide TLC with lottery operations and services, including its central lottery systems, data center operations, field sales organization, retail equipment and support, warehouse and distribution, call center and marketing services.
A host of benefits for Texas players and retailers
IGT COO World Lottery Jay Gendron said via Release:
“For 30 years, IGT has worked closely with the Texas Lottery to pilot some of our most innovative products, such as Super Ticket, in-lane solutions, and the convenient mobile app scanning and verification feature.
These industry-leading lottery products and supporting operational services provide a host of benefits to players and retailers across the state. We look forward to strengthening our long-standing partnership by supporting educational and veteran service organizations in Texas. »
As the global lottery market leader, IGT is currently the primary technology provider to eight of the world’s top ten lotteries, with over 40 long-term instant ticketing service contracts around the world.
Earlier this week, IGT partnered with operator Station Casinos to implement its Resort portfolio and IGTPay cashless game modules.
IGT has helped Texas Lottery generate over $35 billion for good causes
Executive Director of the Texas Lottery Commission Gary Sorrow commented :
“Since our inception in 1992, IGT has been a valued partner and has helped the Texas Lottery generate over $35 billion in revenue for worthy causes. We look forward to IGT’s continued offering of innovative and entertaining scratch tickets in the years to come.