Thursday, March 23, 2023

Tag: Germany

Gauselmann completes WestSpiel acquisition in North Rhine-Westphalia

Gauselmann completes WestSpiel acquisition in North Rhine-Westphalia
The Gauselmann Group has completed the purchase of the four Westdeutsche Spielbanken (WestSpiel) casinos in North Rhine-Westphalia.

Gauselmann Group acquires Bührmann arcades

Germany Gauselmann Group acquires Bührmann arcades
The Gauselmann Group has completed its takeover of Bührmann Group, acquiring the Bremen- based company’s arcades and restaurants across Northern Germany.

EveryMatrix and bet-at-home enter new casino partnership

EveryMatrix bet at home partnership
iGaming supplier EveryMatrix is thrilled to announce its latest partnership with German-based operator bet-at-home. The new agreement will see bet-at-home revamp its casino product across several markets, including Germany and the U.K.

EveryMatrix grows its extensive casino library with German-based Hölle Games

EveryMatrix Holle Games
Leading iGaming Integration Platform CasinoEngine will further expand its casino library by integrating Hölle Games, an up-and-coming gaming studio from Germany.

EGT Interactive broadens reach in Germany through partnership with Löwen Play

EGT Interactive Löwen Play
EGT Interactive announces expansion on the German iGaming market through a content deal with Löwen Play GmbH.

EGT Interactive strengthens its partnership with GVC Holdings in Germany

EGT Interactive GVC Germany
EGT Interactive deepens its presence in the German iGaming market through its long-term partner GVC. This extension is an outstanding achievement, empowering the already productive collaboration in Belgium and Georgia.

Merkur Casino recognised as customer favourite in Germany

Merkur Casino arcades most popular in Germany
Merkur Casino’s venues have been recognised as the most popular arcades in Germany. The announcement comes following a study carried out by the Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF) in Hamburg on behalf of business magazine Focus-Money.

EGT Interactive enters Schleswig-Holstein region through SkillOnNet

EGT Interactive SkillOnNet
EGT Interactive enters the regulated German region of Schleswig-Holstein through its long-term partner SkillOnNet.

Alles in Ordnung – Betsoft Gaming already compliant with new German regulations

Betsoft Gaming German regulations
Award winning content provider Betsoft Gaming is pleased to announce that all technical and/or regulatory requirements have been met and that its diverse portfolio of games is compliant with the new German regulatory requirements as of the 15th October 2020.

Gauselmann Group prepares for an end to lockdown

Paul Gauselmann - Gauselmann Group lockdown reopening
Despite the business impact of the coronavirus crisis which has required the Gauselmann Group to temporarily suspend its gaming operations, the company has taken steps to safeguard jobs and says it is optimistic that arcades and casinos in Germany will be able to reopen soon.

Casino Technology strengthens positions on German market with diversified installations

Casino Technology strengthens positions on German market with massive penetration of its premium and contemporary slots at focal locations. The installations of Casino Technology's compelling SPEED KING multi game with the contemporary EZ MODULO 27/27 cabinet, the GAMOPOLIS ARCH and TOWER were largely considered as successful by operators and players alike. With excellent performance, the slots provide the needed diversity on...

Gauselmann and StadtCasino Baden receive go ahead for Halle casino

Halle, Germany
Authorities in the German city of Halle have granted a joint-venture between the Gauselmann Group and the Swiss Stadtcasino Baden permission to construct a E4.5m casino in the city. The Merkur Spielbanken Sachsen-Anhalt, first announced in February of this year, will offer a 340 sq m slot-only gaming floor, featuring 85 slots including electronic roulette, and create 20 new jobs. “With...

Gauselmann annual report shows sales up 15.8%

Gauselmann Group
The Gauselmann Group in Germany has enjoyed a fantastic 60th anniversary year with its annual report showing a sales increase of 15.8 percent to €2.93bn. The increase in sales for the firm comes at a difficult time in its domestic market after a Federal Court decision in mid-2017 saw severe legal restrictions come into effect forcing many arcades to close. The...

Casino Technology’s Arch and Tower land on German soil

Arch slot machine and the innovative Tower slant top have made their inroad in to the German market with installation at Kasino Reeperbahn in Hamburg. The machines are catching the players’ eyes and showing “excellent results for the operator”. Thomas Fecht, Operational Director of Kasino Reeperbahn said: “The Casino Technology's machines are beautiful and distinguish by design. They help us...

Bally Wulff expands headquarters with two new sites in Berlin

Game and entertainment manufacturer, Bally Wulff, has opened two new sites to cope with the company’s growth on both the German and international markets. The firm also said the change was necessary to meet the requirements of a modern production and logistics environment. In April and May 2018, the company will be relocating to two new sites in Berlin. After more...

Merkur expands ‘Spielbank’ concept with ultra-modern casino in Halle

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Gauselmann-owned Merkur Gaming is opening its third “Spielbank” in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt under the Merkur Spielbanken Sachsan-Anhalt brand.   Located in the town of Halle in the premises of a former casino, the new project has been pitched as one of Europe’s most modern casinos, and will entirely consist of gaming machines and electronic table games such as roulette...

Scientific Games signs five-year contract with German lottery

Scientific Games signs five-year contract with German lottery
Scientific Games has won a new five-year contract from Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz GmbH to provide lottery instant games and its Cooperative Services Program (CSP) for instant game management in the southwest German state of four million residents.   Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz and Scientific Games have grown the Lottery's instant product sales nearly 382 percent since the Cooperative Services Program launched 10 years ago....

GeWeTe reports ‘most successful ICE ever’

The GeWeTe team at the ICE 2018
GeWeTe - the cash-handling expert of the Gauselmann Group - has reported its “most successful ICE ever”.   GeWeTe assumed the responsibility for redemption machines to the casino market within the Gauselmann Group three years ago. GeWeTe brought long-standing success from the AWP, AGC and amusement market where it has been successful for almost 25 years now. “GeWeTe has made a very...

Malta, United States and Italy top international exhibitor league table at world class ICE London

Malta tops ICE London league table
The importance of Malta as a gaming jurisdiction has been put into sharp relief with confirmation that the Mediterranean island, which has a population of less than 450,000, will be represented by no fewer than 38 exhibitors when the doors open on ICE London, the world’s most international gaming technology event (6 - 8 February, ExCeL London, UK).   Malta is...

International support continues to grow with 47 nations represented at the first Gaming Africa

47 gaming africa
Gaming professionals from Brazil to Botswana, Germany to Ghana and Lithuania to Lesotho will be amongst the delegates expected at the inaugural Gaming Africa, Clarion Gaming’s two day conference and learning symposium being held across 24th and 25th October in Johannesburg. Representatives from a total of 47 nations have registered to be part of the free to attend event, including... to attend EiG in Berlin after entering Italian market

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The betting industry gets bigger and better everyday and are more than happy to announce their attendance from 30 October to 1 November in Berlin at the annual Excellence in Gaming expo (EiG).   Attendees will have a chance to witness and feel the excitement that brings to the table. Offering LIVE 24/7/365 service, with over 100 professionals working...

NSoft set to head to Berlin for Excellence in iGaming

Nsoft at EiG Feature Image berlin
Provider of premium quality solutions for gaming and betting industry, NSoft, has confirmed its participation at Excellence in iGaming in Berlin.   During the event, taking place from 30 October to 1 November 2017, the company’s dual focus will be on virtual games, and also on NSoft’s Live Betting which uses a sports data feed provided by the firm’s partner, Betradar. NSoft’s...

1957 – 2017: The Gauselmann Group turns 60

ICR - Gauselmann Group 60 years
From armchair entrepreneur to industry leader in 60 years, in a this historical feature The Gauselmann Group looks back over its achievements through the last six decades.   The 60 year history of the Gauselmann Group is above all also the story of its founder Paul Gauselmann, who to this day plays a decisive role in plotting and steering the course...

Gauselmann toasts success but new German legislation a concern

ICR - Gauselmann German
The Gauselmann Group recorded strong sales and profits during 2016 but the group’s founder and chairman has expressed concern over new German legislation.   Westphalia-headquartered Gauselmann Group closed the 2016 financial year on an extremely positive note. Cumulative sales of all entities in the group were up by 14.2 percent to E2.53bn, while adjusted for intragroup sales, sales revenues climbed by...

Casino Technology names exclusive distributor for German speaking markets

ICR - German Speaking Markets
Casino Technology has confirmed that IGCA has been appointed as its exclusive distributor for the German speaking markets in Europe.   IGCA, which deals with operations in gaming halls and eCasinos, product management and slot performance analysis, will provide Casino Technology’s products to operators in German speaking markets across Europe following a recent partnership deal. Milo Borissov, founder, president and CEO of...

Belgian court signs off on plans for Middelkerke Casino

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After a lengthy court battle, Waterland Private Equity’s plans for a glass, arch-shaped casino have been approved.   Waterland Private Equity is set to develop a “futuristic” new casino complex on the Belgian coast, following approval from the Council of State, Belgian’s supreme administrative court, following a legal challenge regarding the licence tender process. The plans came as part of the announcement...

APEX Gaming sets the table for success in Germany

ICR - APEX Gaming Germany
The global gaming manufacturer and operator, APEX Gaming, has confirmed its APEX Shuffle King II and poker tables have been installed at Spielbank Saarbrücken in Germany.   APEX Gaming’s Shuffle King II electronic and fully automatic card shuffler within its own poker tables have been featured at the casino Spielbank Saarbrücken in Germany. Spielbank Saarbrücken is the flagship casino in the state...

BALLY WULFF expands international reach with new appointment

Casino Review - Bally Wulff Luigi Limido
The leading manufacturer, BALLY WULFF, has appointed Luigi Limido to increase its penetrative power and expand into international markets.   BALLY WULFF has increased its market strength in the international arena with the new appointment of Luigi Limido who will be responsible for business development within markets outside Germany. The long-established company claims it wants to continue its emphasis on smart collaboration...

German legislation to address online casino industry

Casino Review, Germany, Interstate Treaty on Gambling,
German leaders have begun to make necessary changes to the Interstate Treaty on Gambling in light of the country’s emerging online casino industry. On 1 November, 16 German state leaders met to decide on the best way to modernise their current gambling laws to accommodate the growing online sector. The country’s lawmakers have been forced take steps to address the issue...

BALLYWULFF’S Thor’s Hammer on the path to success in Italy

Casino Review BALLYWULFF
German manufacturer BALLYWULFF has confirmed its Thor’s Hammer game has become one of the most popular games in Italy following its launch during the summer.   BALLYWULFF, the Berlin based gaming machine manufacturer, is heralding the importance of smart game concepts aligned to an ability to tailor product for the cultural requirements of specific gaming territories. The analysis follows the launch of...