Konami and Carnival Corporation have announced completion of a final agreement for Synkros to support core gaming technology across 100+ ships around the world.
“A key component of Carnival Corporation’s long-term global focus is driving future innovation and leveraging technology that advances the greatest vacation experience for our guests,” said Marty Goldman, senior vice president, global casino operations, at Carnival Corporation & plc. “After extensive evaluations, Konami not only had the robust technical infrastructure required to support our goals, but also the company values, culture, and professionalism to foster true partnership.”
Carnival Corporation is the world’s largest leisure travel company, and the deal will see Konami’s Synkros reachig onboard casinos spanning nine leading brands: Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Seabourn, AIDA Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard, P&O Cruises (Australia), and P&O Cruises (UK). New build ships are also planned for implementation as it progresses.
“Carnival Corporation has demonstrated incredible achievements in enhancing experiential value for guests, with groundbreaking service, convenience, and technology,” said Tom Jingoli executive vice president & chief commercial officer at Konami Gaming, Inc. “The launch of Synkros across its casino portfolio will equip Carnival Corporation with a unified global system, bringing together marketing, reporting, analytics, accounting, and more within a single agile environment.”