POKERTEK : PokerTek Continues Blackjack Pro Rollout
07/06/2011| 08:35am US/Eastern
PokerTek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTEK) today announced that its planned rollout
of Blackjack Pro on the ProCore gaming platform continued to gain
momentum, with several new installations going live at the end of June.
The latest installations increase the total installed Blackjack Pro
gaming positions to 96, with all available inventory now fully deployed
on cruise ships and land-based casinos.
"Blackjack Pro continues to perform exceptionally well in the field, and
player feedback has been overwhelmingly positive," commented Mark
Roberson, PokerTek's Chief Executive Officer. "The successful launch of
Blackjack Pro on the ProCore platform opens up tremendous new
opportunities as we diversify our product line and expand our installed
"Demand has exceeded our inventory during this initial rollout phase
with our available supply now fully absorbed. In response to the
favorable product performance and customer demand, production is
underway to provide additional inventory for second half installations."
Running on PokerTek's new ProCore hardware, Blackjack is the first game
to be offered on this highly-versatile platform. Blackjack Pro is a
six-seated automated table game that deals the traditional game of
blackjack for one to six players. Games can be configured with limits
and rules to meet the requirements of any property, and multiple side
bets add an extra element of fun for players and profit for operators.
The thoughtful design allows the tables to fit seamlessly into a
traditional table-games pit and will accommodate additional games in the
About PokerTek, Inc.
PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEK) is a licensed gaming company headquartered
in Matthews, NC that develops and distributes electronic table game
solutions for the gaming industry. The company's products are installed
worldwide, and include PokerPro and Blackjack Pro. For more information,
or contact Tracy Egan at 704.849.0860 x106.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and
Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, which
are made in accordance with the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
of 1995. Our actual results may differ materially from those implied in
these forward-looking statements as a result of many factors, including,
but not limited to, the impact of global macroeconomic and credit
conditions on our business and the business of our suppliers and
customers, overall industry environment, customer acceptance of our
products, delay in the introduction of new products, further approvals
of regulatory authorities, adverse court rulings, production and/or
quality control problems, the denial, suspension or revocation of
permits or licenses by regulatory or governmental authorities,
termination or non-renewal of customer contracts, competitive pressures,
and our financial condition, including our ability to maintain
sufficient liquidity to operate our business. These and other risks and
uncertainties are described in more detail in our most recent annual
report on Form 10-K and other reports filed with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the
date they are made. We undertake no obligation to update or revise such
statements to reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they
occur, except as required by applicable laws, and you are urged to
review and consider disclosures that we make in the reports that we file
with the Securities and Exchange Commission that discuss other factors
germane to our business.
Tracy Egan, 704-849-0860, ext. 106
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