Lotto.com affirms environmental responsibility through new feature

June 21, 2023
By
Leer en Español

Its paperless ticket option has currently reduced the number of paper play slips by more than five million.

Digital draw game and scratch ticket provider Lotto.com has implemented technology to replace paper lottery play slips with digital QR codes.

The company said that since debuting this feature last year, paper play slips have been reduced by more than five million.

This move is another step in Lotto.com’s efforts to create sustainable options for players and to “minimize its ecological footprint.” The group said it plans to offer its paperless platform nationwide.

“With a steadfast commitment to environmental stewardship, Lotto.com utilizes digital QR codes in its efforts to lead the way toward more sustainable business practices in the lottery industry and beyond,” the company said in a statement.

Company CEO Thomas Metzger elaborated further by saying, “By creating innovative tech-focused solutions and implementing these eco-friendly practices, Lotto.com is taking a pivotal step towards creating a greener future.”

He went on to add that creating environmentally responsible technology has been a long-time focus for Lotto.com.

“As a company seeking to develop services and platforms that benefit the communities we serve, Lotto.com is committed to continuing to prioritize and explore technology solutions that address our dedication to environmental sustainability.”

Through Lotto.com’s digital platform, players can purchase both scratch and draw-based lottery tickets on any mobile device. The system does not require customers to make a deposit or download an app to buy tickets.

The company also noted the QR code offers players added security when purchasing tickets, as well as faster processing and easy access.

In addition to reducing paper production, Lotto.com said it remains committed to finding various philanthropic causes that include the educational system and state-sponsored charities.

State-by-State

Product Spotlight

Konami

Things get unruly in the company of some fleecy characters in the new Konami Gaming’s new Unwooly Riches slot series.
GA HUDDLE #087

John Connelly - Interblock preparing to launch online by the end of year

John Connelly, the Global CEO of Interblock, joins the Huddle to talk about:
- The company's conversion to the online space
- The performance of ETGs
- Interblock's new philanthropic efforts
- The trend of companies going private
- And more!
GA HUDDLE #086

Michael Hershman - Dispelling casino 'myths:' New York needs to lose fear of the unknown

Michael Hershman, CEO of the Soloviev Group, joins Tim Poole on the Huddle to put forward his case that the Freedom Plaza is the way to go for one of New York's casino licences. He fields a variety of questions - not shying away from any of them - on why 'myths' about casinos and a fear of the unknown should be dispelled, as well as acknowledging the strength of rival bids and discussing opposition to the project.

Five years ago, before the mass proliferation of social media we see today – and even before the Covid-19 pandemic – I think you would be hard pressed to find a CEO talking about “Instagrammable moments.” KPIs w...

gga
The Global Gaming Awards: Looking ahead to 2024's ceremonies.
After more than a decade of celebrating gaming's best, Gaming America looks ahead to a bright 2024 for the Global Gaming Awards in the Americas and Asia-Pacific.
GA
From the top: The Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention
Tribal gaming is a uniquely American institution and all its uncommon attributes were on display this April at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention in Anaheim, California.
terre
Review: Terre Haute Casino Resort and Harrah's Hoosier Park Racing & Casino
Terre Haute Casino Resort vs. Harrah's Hoosier Park Racing & Casino, Gaming America's Laura Mack reviews each property.
andrew
Eureka Casino interview: CEO Andre Carrier on resort expansion
We spoke with returning guest, CEO Andre Carrier, about Eureka Casino Resort's expansion. He aims to not only change the look and feel of the casino, but to also build residential housing around it.