WEST CHESTER, PA. March 17th, 2008MEI, a leading supplier of note acceptors used in the worldwide casino gaming, vending, retail, and transportation industries today announced that after an extensive evaluation period, MEI CASHFLOW® has been selected as the preferred note validator by Aristocrat Technologies, beginning with their new Viridian cabinet.
“We were looking for the most innovative note validator in the gaming industry.” said Roxanne Costello, Aristocrat Global General Manager Marketing. “Since MEI CASHFLOW® has proven its superior performance throughout the world, and Aristocrat’s new Viridian platform has been designed to perform utilizing the finest technology available, we felt this was the perfect match.”
MEI CASHFLOW® sets the standard for performance, reliability and security for banknote acceptors worldwide with an industry-leading design. MEI CASHFLOW® utilizes an advanced digital processing technology which enables fast and reliable note handling with superior acceptance rates.
“Gaming operators will appreciate the benefits this brings with secure and reliable banknote acceptance in a user friendly design” said Graeme Lewis, MEI Regional Director Asia Pacific. “Because of its industry leading features and proven technology, MEI CASHFLOW® performs at the highest level in security, speed and quality for customers who demand the best. We are very excited about this selection and look forward to a long-lasting relationship,” continued Lewis.
MEI Gaming Technologies are currently installed in 62 countries. The partnership with Aristocrat Technologies will increase MEI’s installed presence both domestically and internationally.
Today, MEI systems are relied upon for more than 2 billion transactions per week in over 100 countries. The company developed the first electronic coin mechanism in the 1960’s followed by the first electronic non-contact bill acceptor, and more recently the vending management system. Today MEI has the largest worldwide installed base of unattended payment mechanisms. In 2007, MEI reached a milestone of selling more than four million bill acceptors and five million coin mechanisms worldwide. Its products are in widespread use in the vending, soft drink, gaming, amusement, transportation, retail, and kiosk markets. For more information on MEI and its products, visit www.meigroup.com or call 1-800-345-8215.
About Aristocrat Leisure Limited
Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL) is a leading global provider of gaming solutions that consistently outperform the competition. The Company is licensed by over two hundred regulators and its products and services are available in over ninety countries around the world. Aristocrat offers a diverse range of products and services including electronic gaming machines, interactive video terminal systems, electronic tables, and casino management systems. For further information visit the company’s website at www.aristocratgaming.com.