Rus News Journal

Have united on the automatic machine

the Unique person and SmartGames Two largest manufacturers of the gambling equipment, " will make in common the gambling equipment

; the Unique person and SmartGames, competing in Russia, have decided to unite for an exit on the foreign markets. Participants of the market consider creation of the uniform company by correct step: thus the companies will save on costs in Russia and can develop successfully abroad.

that the largest Russian manufacturers of the gambling equipment, the Unique person and SmartGames, have united working out and sales of slot machines in the company the Unique person of Gejming daily the owner of a group of companies " has told; the Unique person and co-owner Ritzio Entertainment Group Boris Belotserkovsky. association Process has begun in December, 2006, now it has practically come to the end, and we work as the uniform company. The Russian market of the gambling equipment has sharply decreased, to compete in Russia with each other is already uninteresting, it is better to work together - explains g - n Belotserkovsky.

the Group of companies the Unique person will be engaged now only in manufacture of payment terminals, booths and vendingovyh cars and in these directions will continue to compete with SmartGames. For our projects of the entertaining equipment, terminals, vendinga and bank sector we will use brand SGPay, and the Unique person - Upay - the commercial director " speaks; the Unique person of Gejming Loginov`s Love. She notices that Boris Belotserkovsky`s share in the Unique person of Gejming will make 50 %, others of 50 % belong to Oleg Bojko. The president of the company will be g - n Belotserkovsky.

we Will remind, autumn of last year from - for amendments to the law About licensing of separate kinds of activity Deprived manufacturers of the gambling equipment of the regulating organisation, a group of companies the Unique person declared intention to diversify business. By words g - on Belotserkovsky, 90 % of manufacture the Unique person it has been reoriented on manufacture of payment terminals, booths and vendingovyh cars. The gambling equipment for export continued to make 10 % of capacities. Company SmartGames under control to other co-owner Ritzio Entertainment Group, g - well Smartly, tried to find ways to bypass an interdiction for manufacture of slot machines in Russia, having opened spring of last year factory in Minsk. By an estimation g - zhi Loginovoj, before association of 60 % of capacities SmartGames it has been given under manufacture of the gambling equipment.

Loginov`s love notices that the purpose of the incorporated company - to deduce it on world level and to fix the positions in Russia. a unique person of Gejming Will be engaged in delivery of spare parts, export and service of the gambling equipment in the countries of the South America and Africa, in the CIS, and also in some European countries. Under Boris Belotserkovsky`s forecasts, total amounts of sales the Unique person of Gejming and its incomes of distribution of known world manufacturers to the CIS countries will make this year about 100 million dollars the Unique person of Gejming will occupy 60-70 % of the Russian market. If to speak about the international market now at us only 2 %, but in company plans to increase this share to 20-30 % within five years - confirms g - zha Loginov. By an estimation g - on Belotserkovsky, after July, 2007 when in the market those gambling institutions which meet the requirements of the federal law will remain only, in Russia remains to 200-250 thousand units of the game equipment.

participants of the market consider that, having created the Unique person of Gejming Co-owners Ritzio Entertainment Group optimise the expenses in Russia and will support the business abroad. The director for company marketing Fair game Anna Trubetsky considers that the new company will allow founders to save means for manufacture and management. now before manufacturers of the gambling equipment any more there is no competition question, he could not be sold. This right decision: having united, the Unique person and SmartGames become practically monopolists in the Russian market - speaks g - zha Trubetsky. The general director of a network agrees With it Dzhekpot Igor Salita: It is a correct strategic step. Having united, they can successfully enter the international market and compete to world manufacturers of the gambling equipment - tells g - n Salita. Further Ritzio will strengthen the positions abroad as the operator of game halls, therefore it is quite logical to have there the Unique person of Gejming which will deliver own equipment and to give technical support - the representative of the gambling company speaks.