Gaming Americas Weekly Recap – July 4-10 European Gaming Industry News
Welcome back to our weekly roundup of US gambling news! Here, we review weekly US gaming industry highlights that include the latest news and new partnerships. Read on and be updated.
HeadsUp International Entertainment announced that it has taken full control of the LotteryHub platform which currently serves more than 4 million US users as a lottery information platform. In anticipation of the transaction, HeadsUp has entered into global partnerships to expand the LotteryHub brand globally and strategically position it as the leader in online sales for state and national lotteries.
Entertainment Caesars officially reopened Caesars Race & Sportsbook at Harrah’s Las Vegas Casino & Hotel. The newly renovated space now features 760 square feet of LED TV walls, six 65-inch odds boards, two self-service betting kiosks, and six sportsbook kiosks.
Elite Casino Resorts has submitted its paperwork for its Nebraska gaming license application to build and operate Grand Island’s Fonner Park. The Iowa-based company and Fonner Park are hoping for a quick response to demand.
jack pocket, the leading third-party app in the United States providing a secure way to order official state lottery tickets, has announced its launch in Montana, giving lottery fans a new way to play. Montana lottery players can order tickets for popular lottery games including Powerball, Mega Millions, Lotto America, Lucky for Life, Montana Cash and Big Sky Bonus on Jackpocket’s easy-to-use mobile app.
Playmaker Capital Inc. acquired 100% of the digital assets of Double Decker Group LLC dba World Soccer Talk, a US-based, soccer-focused media company that provides breaking news, in-depth analysis, and broadcast and broadcast information continuously linked to football events, leagues and clubs around the world.
Digital Jackpot Inc. has completed the installation of two ETG Jackpot Blitzes at Rosebud Casino, located in South Dakota.
Club Deportivo Guadalajarapopularly known as Chivas, announced a partnership with Chiliz, leading blockchain providers for the sports and entertainment industry, to launch their official Fan Token $CHVS on the all-in-one engagement app and Socios.com fan rewards.
digital game company (DGC), Betway’s exclusive US rights holder, has appointed advertising agency Deutsch NY as the company’s strategic partner in the United States. Deutsch NY will work with DGC to grow the Betway brand on a market-by-market basis, eventually expanding nationwide. The agency will also handle creative strategy and market activations as the lead agency of reference in the United States.
BetMGM has partnered with the Tom Joyner Foundation, which provides scholarships and fundraising for historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), to bring an executive series to HBCUs nationwide starting in this autumn. The partnership will provide HBCU students with the opportunity to network with BetMGM leaders and navigate the recruiting process to prepare for career opportunities with the company upon graduation.
Betfred Sports signed an agreement with Long Shot’s of Frederick, Maryland to bring retail and online sports betting to Maryland pending regulatory approval.
Gambling.com Group Limited, a leading provider of player acquisition services to the global regulated online gambling industry, announced that it has welcomed Michael Quartieri to its Board of Directors. Quartieri’s appointment to the Board of Directors was recommended by the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee and approved by the Board.