Light & Wonder's Portfolio of Products now Featured at Newly Opened Parx Casino® Shippensburg
Light & Wonder extends relationship with Parx Casino brand, bringing its suite of market-leading technologies and games to the new Shippensburg Township property
LAS VEGAS – MARCH 27, 2023 – The installation of Light & Wonder, Inc.’s (NASDAQ: LNW) (“Light & Wonder,” or “L&W”) portfolio of best-in-class products is now complete and live at the newly-opened Parx Casino® in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. Light & Wonder won the deal to install systems’ technologies to power the property’s casino operations, as well as 500 slot games and approximately 50 electronic table games (ETG).
Utilizing a broad spectrum of Light & Wonder systems’ products throughout the casino property allows players to enjoy conveniences such as cashless play, interactive promotions on the floor, registration and account management via a mobile app and further modern enhancements. Additionally, game enthusiasts are able to experience a variety of iconic Light & Wonder game titles.
“It’s always exciting being part of a fresh opening and bringing the Light & Wonder experience to new players and locations,” said Brian Pierce, Chief Revenue Officer and Senior Vice President of North America Gaming Sales at Light & Wonder. “Players and casino operators are increasingly looking for next-generation gaming experiences and our suite of world-class solutions will allow Parx Casino Shippensburg to be best-in-class and enhance every aspect of game play.”
This latest deal further strengthens Light & Wonder’s relationship with the Parx Casino brand, as its casino management system (CMS) is currently deployed across their property located in Bensalem, Pennsylvania. The new Shippensburg property is a 73,000-square-foot, smoke-free casino that features slots, electronic table games, sports betting and a restaurant.
“Light & Wonder has been integral to the success of our Bensalem property and we’re delighted to partner together to leverage all of their products at our latest expansion in Shippensburg.” said Gary Prestage, Vice President of Information Technology at Parx Casino. “Their trusted and reliable portfolio of modern casino management systems, hardware and attractive game content enable us to generate excitement on the casino floor and work seamlessly behind the scenes. We look forward to our ongoing relationship with Light & Wonder.”
For more information about Light & Wonder, visit www.lnw.com.
Parx Casino® Shippensburg is the second casino property in Pennsylvania owned and operated by Greenwood Racing Inc. Parx Casino® Shippensburg is located on South Conestoga Drive off I-81. The 73,000 square foot casino property offers 500 slot machines, 48 electronic table games, Jax bar with video poker, Foodies grab and go counter service and Liberty Bar & Grill, a first-class sports bar and upscale family friendly restaurant. Liberty Bar & Grill offers a delicious comfort food menu and 18 large HD TVs to watch all sporting events. betPARX sports betting kiosks are available throughout the casino as well. Greenwood Racing Inc. currently conducts online casino gaming and sports wagering operations in New Jersey, Michigan and Ohio as well as in Pennsylvania under the betPARX brand.
About Light & Wonder, Inc.
Light & Wonder, Inc. (formerly known as Scientific Games Corporation), is the global leader in cross-platform games and entertainment. Light & Wonder brings together approximately 6,000 employees from six continents to connect content between land-based and digital channels with unmatched technology and distribution. Guided by a culture that values daring teamwork and creativity, the Company builds new worlds of play, developing game experiences loved by players around the globe. Its OpenGaming™ platform powers the largest digital-gaming network in the industry. The Company is committed to the highest standards of integrity, from promoting player responsibility to implementing sustainable practices. To learn more, visit lnw.com.
In this press release, Light & Wonder makes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements can be identified by words such as "will," "may," and "should." These statements are based upon management's current expectations, assumptions and estimates and are not guarantees of timing, future results, or performance. Therefore, you should not rely on any of these forward-looking statements as predictions of future events. Actual results may differ materially from those contemplated in these statements due to a variety of risks, uncertainties and other factors, including those factors described in Light & Wonder’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”), including its current reports on Form 8-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and its annual report on Form 10-K that was filed with the SEC on March 1, 2023 (including under the headings "Forward-Looking Statements" and "Risk Factors"). Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made and, except for Light & Wonder’s ongoing obligations under the U.S. federal securities laws, Light & Wonder undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.