Spain – OKTO taps Tecnausa to expand cashless and responsible payments in SpainBy Phil - 15 March 2022
OKTO teams up with Tecnausa, the leading Management System for arcades in Spain, to expand real-time, cashless, and responsible payments for gaming machine players.
The OKTO.WALLET solution will be available in over 38.000 machines connected with Tecnausa’s management system gaming halls in Spain.
Nacho Frade, OKTO’s Country Manager for Spain, said about the partnership: “Our partnership with Tecnausa is in line with our mission to meet today’s gaming operators’ demand for cashless payments solutions and facilitate player choice.
It’s clear for us, that operators in Spain are taking a progressive and integrated approach to how they retail entertainment, and that digitalisation and digital payments are helping to drive this. Through our collaboration with a leader in Arcade Management Systems, even more arcades in Spain can now join the digital, cashless mobile-first wave of OKTO and benefit from the digital, universal, open-loop payment solution tailored for the gaming, leisure and entertainment industry while also enabling a safer gambling experience for their users.”
Lorena Giner, Commercial Director of Tecnausa added: “The integration of our TITO system with OKTO.WALLET represents an essential progress in the fundamental solution that we offer our clients. OKTO provides us with a completely reliable and highly secure cutting-edge technology to improve the customer experience with new digital payment methods without cash movements, a reality that has already materialized in gaming halls.”
OKTO solution provides a multitude of features including its omni-channel status which means it works across the entire gaming ecosystem, both land-based and online, and in every touchpoint with the user. Alongside, the fintech brand provides users with a powerful and secure app that allows them to monitor and manage their financials anywhere and beyond gaming, anytime and in real-time. Fully aligned with the requirements of regulators in terms of providing responsible gaming undertakings, OKTO is backed by all robust tools in line with social responsibility, including a safe KYC process to protect both the player and the operator.
The deal comes hot on the heels of a partnership announced with Forward Systems, Unidesa Interactive’s management system for arcades and casinos, connecting over 40,000 machines across more than 3,000 venues in Spain, Italy and Latin America.