All 11 Portugal properties now specify MEI to deliver customers the best possible player experience
Reading, England– March 2011: MEI is pleased to welcome Casino Troia to the growing list of properties specifying MEI CASHFLOW SC. Casino Troia opened in January 2011 with all 226 slot machines equipped with CASHFLOW SC.
Mr. Jorge Calado, Casino Troia general manager, recognizes the impact note validators play on his daily operations, “Banknote readers are fundamental in ensuring our slot machines are ready for customers to play. The MEI CASHFLOW SC83 functions perfectly – it works 24/7, accepting player money in a quick and efficient manner. Trade Game recommended MEI to us and I must say that was a great recommendation.”
The success of CASHFLOW SC in Portugal reflects the importance operators place on the highest acceptance rates, unrivalled security, best jam performance and lowest cost of ownership in the industry. The payback operators receive from specifying CASHFLOW SC, resulting from an improved experience for players and ultimately leading to increased revenues, have led to unprecedented growth. In fact, CASHFLOW SC recently celebrated the milestone of producing its one millionth unit – reflecting on the global adoption of a product that has raised expectations for bill validators.
Trade Game, a MEI distributor, has played an integral role in illustrating the importance of selecting the right bill validator to Portuguese operators. Trade Game is dedicated to providing the local casino industry with the best solutions in the market place: “Slot machines produce 85% of the revenue in Portuguese casinos,” said Marcos Pinto, international operations manager at Trade Game. “We want to offer the best bill acceptor and are convinced that the MEI CASHFLOW is the best.”
MEI takes a tremendous amount of pride in offering industry-leading products and customer service to match. The international success that CASHFLOW SC has experienced is directly related to operators’ understanding of what is important to customers and the bottom line.
“Operators understand the value of MEI’s portfolio of products,” said Tom Nugent, MEI president – Gaming and Retail. “Given the economy, capital can be very tight and properties are expecting more of their suppliers. MEI prides itself on its commitment to providing more value to operators as a cash management partner with the best products and expertise in the industry.”