Supplier enhances Italian footprint with key new partnership
Friday 29th November 2019 – Premium slots and table games provider Habanero looks to further its impact on the Italian market after agreeing a partnership with SISAL.
The operator, one of the biggest in Italy, has agreed a deal to initially launch 12 of Habanero’s latest slot releases via GAN’s aggregating platform, but will have access to all of its Italian-certified content.
Included in the deal are hugely popular slots Egyptian Dreams, 5 Lucky Lions, Hot Hot Fruits and Wild Trucks, as well as Habanero’s 100th slot Colossal Gems, all of which feature the latest in high-end graphics and sounds.
Arcangelo Lonoce, European Head of Business Development at Habanero, said: “The penetration of SISAL in Italy goes well beyond being one of the most popular and respected operators and agreeing this deal will help us reach even more players than ever before.
“It’s a big leap ahead in Habanero’s expansion in one of our key markets and we look forward to a hugely beneficial partnership.”
Marco Tiso, BU Online Gaming Director at Sisal Enterntainment S.p.a., added: “The goal is always to give players the best slot offering in Italy and Habanero will help us to achieve that. They will be a welcome addition to our rapidly growing portfolio.”
With some of the industry’s most talented designers, developers and mathematicians, Habanero has quickly become one of the industry’s leading suppliers of slots and table games. It has earned a reputation for delivering consistency and quality thanks to its stable of great products and an intuitive back office. Focusing on creating the most engaging and entertaining content for online, mobile and land-based casinos, it now has more than 100 slot games, a wide range of table and video poker games, a number of varied and original marketing tools, as well as a unique trademarked jackpot system. The Habanero management team is spread throughout the world and has more than four decades of experience in betting and gaming.
Sisal began life in 1946 and was the first Italian company to operate in the gaming sector as a government licensee. For over 70 years it has been playing a leading role in the history of Italy and the Italian population. Today Sisal Group, led by CEO Emilio Petrone, is the market leader in gaming and payment services with over 48 thousand retail points distributed across all Italy. Sisal Group operates game brands SuperEnalotto, SiVinceTutto-SuperEnalotto, Vinci per la Vita-Win for Life, Eurojackpot and VinciCasa. It also has a presence in the sports betting sector with Sisal Matchpoint and online through internet channel and the brand’s dedicated mobile applications. In September 2010, the Company launched the new retail concept Sisal Wincity, which combines entertainment with food and beverages at 26 retail points in the main Italian cities. In addition, the SisalPay brand puts innovation at the consumer’s service with convenient, simple and secure ways to pay utility bills, telephone top-ups, prepaid cards and much more. Right from the outset, Sisal has been driven by a strong sense of responsibility. This commitment translates into a comprehensive Social Responsibility strategy in the areas of education, culture, sports and science, with projects addressed to recognising the value of talent, training young people, and promoting scientific research, together with a Responsible Gaming program, which represents the signature feature of the Sisal Group sustainability strategy