The New Mexico State Lottery recently selected gambling industry and payment solutions supplier Intralot Inc. to implement, operate and maintain the lottery’s central system and software platforms, terminal network, communications and related gaming products. This is the second contract awarded to Intralot by the New Mexico Lottery, which has served the agency since 2006.
Under the new eight-year contract, effective November 22, Intralot will provide and maintain a terminal network of a total of 1,200 new state-of-the-art Photon lottery terminals, and also work closely with lottery officials regarding advertising, marketing and sales initiatives.
New Mexico Lottery Director David Barden said, “Intralot has been a valuable partner. Their technical capabilities and innovative games have allowed us to continue to expand our product offering with new and exciting games and distribution channels. With these new channels and games, we have increased our sales and player base without adversely impacting sales of other products. We very much look forward to continuing our successful partnership with the team from Intralot.”
Tom Little, president and chief executive officer at Duluth-based Intralot, a subsidiary of Greek giant Intralot Group Inc., said, “Having been awarded this new contract is a testament to the success of our endeavors resulting in a successful partnership with the lottery. We are very pleased that we have been awarded this second contract to continue to deliver, along with our partners at the New Mexico Lottery, on our commitment to the state of New Mexico.”
Intralot reported revenue of $2.24 billion in fiscal 2014. With a presence in more than 50 jurisdictions on five continents, and more than 5,500 employees, Intralot provides products and services for the betting, lottery and video lottery and racing industries.