Newgioco Group, Inc. ("Newgioco" or the "Company") (NWGI), a global sports betting and interactive gaming technology company providing fully integrated, omni-channel sports betting software solutions, is pleased to announce a strategic alliance with United Tote Company to supply self-service betting terminals ("kiosks") for the planned distribution of Newgioco's land-based retail sports betting channel throughout the U.S.
As we move to pivot our advanced ELYS sports betting technology from our regulated European operations into U.S. facing operations, we are pleased to have established a relationship with a reliable supplier that can deliver consistent quality betting terminals for distribution of our retail sports betting channel in the U.S.," stated Michele (Mike) Ciavarella, Newgioco Chief Executive Officer. "Similar to the proliferation retail sports betting existing in many regulated countries, Newgioco firmly believes that the future of U.S. sports betting will be built on a solid land-based foundation throughout the U.S. With a significant number of potential local venues across the nation, Newgioco plans to partner with neighborhood vendors and proprietors such as our current relationships with Shane August of Handle 19, Andy Seligman and Brian Vasile of Grand Central in Washington, DC, and Raymond Parker at Northern Winz Casino for Tribal Class 1 wagering in Montana, along with countless other possible venues including convenience stores, service stations, restaurants, sports bars and other leisure locations
"We look forward to working closely with United Tote's professional team by sharing our extensive retail sports betting know-how to develop one of the best all channel experiences in the country, and are proud to partner with a firm that carries a reputable and professional long-standing history in the industry. We are honored to join their extensive list of top-quality clientele."
About United Tote Company
United Tote Company, headquartered in Louisville, KY, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Churchill Downs Incorporated and is a leading supplier of sports wagering kiosk terminals, services and equipment, pari-mutuel settlement services, and a provider of pari-mutuel tote services to racing operations and OTB facilities in North America and around the world, including such leading racetracks as Arlington Park, Churchill Downs, Keeneland, Oaklawn, Canterbury Park and Fairgrounds. United Tote designs, manufactures and operates pari-mutuel wagering systems for more than 150 racing companies and numerous OTB facilities in North America and around the world.