bbiati showcased a brand-new line of chips, plaques and jetons including a number of security technologies to prevent casino currency counterfeiting. “The innovations we presented this year are the results of extensive R&D projects we carried out both internally with our engineers as well as with our partner suppliers” declared Giorgio Abbiati, Abbiati CEO. “Our company has an increasing Asian focus and we have been working hard to meet the demanding needs of Asian customers who require reliable and state-of-the-art products”.
The new ranges included an impressive collection of new patterns, design and materials for the plaques as well as the new line of “Tie” chips featuring multiple injections, see-thru inserts and a combination of intricate and innovative rim and edge inserts. All new products are available with security features such as 13.56 MHz RFID, 8-color UV pigments, LaserTracer technology, Optical Variable Ink, high security holograms.
The stand also featured Perfect Pay Table Network platform as a table exclusively designed and manufactured for Abbiati’s partner Walker Digital Table Systems. It demonstrated the Italian company’s leading position as a 13.56 MHz RFID technology integrator and supplier. “We received tremendous interest in this RFID application as well as in our customized high end table” said Giorgio Abbiati, Abbiati CEO. “Abbiati is today recognized as a leading supplier of RFID technology and our partnership with Walker Digital Gaming enhances our ability to supply RFID-equipped baccarat tables with various design options”.
Another example of the company’s success at integrating technology into its range of high-end tables was the presence of a unique black-jack table manufactured with special composite materials at their booth. Especially designed to accommodate the progressive game of another of its partner DEQ, the table featured a unique high-end design with elegant and refined finishing.
Over the last three years, Abbiati has been chosen by a number of Asian operators for their orders of casino currency as a recognition of its ability to supply customers with cost-effective, secure and inimitable products. “We have been improving our service to the Asian operators through our collaboration with industry veteran Christophe Leparoux and his firm Golden Cathay Consulting and together with our dedicated team Christophe is playing an important role in the expansion of our company in the region” added Giorgio Abbiati.
The company is pursuing its development of specific table games equipment to cater for the ever-growing Premium Mass market Asian casinos have been recently focusing on. “We will release in the coming months further innovations and products that will cater specifically to this market segment” concluded Giorgio Abbiati.