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Scientific Games added four more years to its deal with Florida Lottery

florida lotteryGaming solutions provider Scientific Games has agreed a four-year extension to its contract as the primary supplier of instant games and cooperative services to the Florida Lottery.

Under the deal, which will begin in October 2014, Scientific Games will continue to provide for instant game design, marketing services, warehouse management, inventory control and retail distribution.

In the 2013 fiscal year, Florida Lottery recorded total lottery sales in excess of $5 billion (€3.7 billion), with $3 billion having been generated from instant lottery game sales.

“This partnership has helped contribute to the incredible growth of the Florida Lottery, including record sales and record contributions to education in the past two years,” secretary of Florida Lottery Cynthia O’Connell said.

Lorne Weil, chairman and chief executive officer of Scientific Games, added: “We are delighted to continue our relationship with the Florida Lottery, which has operated one of the most successful instant game programs in the country by focusing on managing the entire instant product category.”