Playtech launches with Holland Casino
London, October 27, 2021 – Playtech, the global leader in gambling technology, today announces the launch of its multi-channel technology with Holland Casino as part of its strategic cooperation announced earlier this year.
Under the agreement, Playtech became Holland Casinos’ strategic technology provider, providing its full turnkey multi-channel technology as well as some ancillary services. The launch of Playtech’s IMS platform, sports betting, casino, live casino and poker software is the first of its kind in the Netherlands and builds on Playtech’s track record of developing Newly regulated online markets.
Founded almost 45 years ago, Holland Casino is the registered operator of land-based casinos in the Netherlands. It operates 14 casinos across the country with some six million visitors each year. Holland Casino provides its customers with a safe and responsible gaming environment and an exceptional experience through a combination of high standard gaming, entertainment and hospitality.
As part of the agreement, a new Live Casino studio was built separately but close to the existing Holland Casino site in Scheveningen. The Live Casino studio was built in close collaboration with several teams and strengthens the strategic relationship between the two companies. As a result, the high-production studio offers Dutch players direct access to Playtech Live tables through the casino’s website and includes Live Blackjack and Roulette, as good as Baccarat and the evolutionary version of Blackjack from All bets.
Mor Weizer, Playtech, CEO, said: “We are delighted to announce the launch of this strategic cooperation. Playtech’s success is critical to our ability to partner with leading entertainment companies in the most attractive and exciting markets. For 45 years Holland Casino has been a mainstay of the leisure landscape in the Netherlands, and we are very proud to be working alongside them to create a sustainable entertainment experience focused on a market-leading responsible multi-gaming proposition that will make take the Dutch to the next level.
Erwin van Lambaart, Holland Casino, CEO, said: “At Holland Casino, we know the importance of providing our customers with the best product and the best experiences in a safe and enjoyable online environment. Our cooperation with Playtech means that we can deliver the new online market in the Netherlands with engagement and a pleasant online experience with the highest level of player protection. Along with Playtech’s unparalleled multi-channel technology, its solid track record of delivering cutting-edge software to newly regulated markets makes it a reliable and experienced supplier. We are at the start of an exciting opportunity, and we look forward to a long and successful relationship with Playtech. ”
About Holland Casino
Holland Casino offers its customers the pleasure of safe and responsible gaming and an exceptional experience. We offer a unique and inviting combination of top level gaming, entertainment and hospitality. Each year, some six million visitors visit our fourteen casinos spread across the Netherlands. Holland Casino was founded almost 45 years ago, to meet a societal need for legal gambling as an attractive and reliable alternative to illegal gambling. You can see this social role in everything we do and who we are in: engaged, reliable, surprising and friendly.
Founded in 1999 and listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange, Playtech is a market leader in gambling and financial transactions with approximately 6,400 employees in 24 countries.
Playtech is the leading gaming industry technology company providing business intelligence-driven software, services, content and platform technologies in the industry’s most popular verticals including casinos, live casinos, sports betting, virtual sports, bingo and poker. It is the pioneer of omnichannel gaming technology through its integrated platform technology, Playtech ONE. Playtech ONE offers data-driven marketing expertise, single portfolio functionality, CRM and responsible gaming solutions on a single platform for all verticals, retail and online.
Playtech partners and invests in leading brands in regulated and newly regulated markets to deliver its data-driven gaming technology across the retail and online value chain. Playtech provides its technology on a B2B basis to the industry’s leading retail and online operators, land-based casino groups and government sponsored entities such as lotteries. Playtech directly owns and operates Snaitech, the leading online and retail sports betting and gaming company in Italy.
Playtech’s financial division, Finalto, is a technology leader in the CFDs and financial trading industry and operates on both a B2B and B2C basis.
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