October 14, 2020 3 min read


Resorts World Catskills Casino Launches IGT Cashless Solution

IGT launched its cashless solution Resort Wallet for players at Resorts World Catskills Casino and Resort. Debuting in New York, the cashless solution by IGT gives the resort the early adopter advantage.

IGT Launches Cashless Solution for Resorts World Catskills Casino and Resort

The global gaming leader delivering gaming experiences International Game Technology (IGT) launched its Resort Wallet cashless solution for the Resorts World Catskills Casino and Resort in Monticello, New York. With this move, IGT is leading the evolution of cashless gaming in New York State. The Resort Wallet is a part of IGT’s Advantage casino management system, which increases casino liquidity, safety, and operational efficiencies.

Guests of Resorts World Catskills can now use the Resort Wallet to receive safe, contactless, and effortless cashless gaming experiences. Players can use the secure digital wallet by loading cash into it from their physical Resorts World Catskills Players Club card. By doing so, players will be able to use the digital wallet and access their funds from any slot machine in the casino.

Besides the speed and ease of use, players also benefit by minimizing cash handling. Furthermore, by using the Resort Wallet, line-ups at kiosks and cashiers will be limited, thus helping with the social distancing.

IGT’s new cashless solution is also greatly beneficial for the operators as cash handling costs are reduced as well as the safety and security risks related to them. Another benefit from the new solution for Resorts World comes with the cashless transactions that reduce machine maintenance and repairs but it also reduces cash handling errors.

The Debut of Cashless Solutions at Resorts World Catskills

Bob DeSalvio, the President of Genting Americas East said in a statement that nowadays casino guests are looking for a combination of unique gaming excitement, convenience, and safety. According to him, with IGT’s Resort Wallet, Resorts World Catskills will deliver every aspect of the brand promise.

IGT’s Resort Wallet cashless gaming solution positions Resorts World Catskills as an innovative technology leader, and keeps safety at the forefront of our operations,”

Bob DeSalvio, President of Genting Americas East

With IGT’s cashless solution debut at Resorts World Catskills, the operator is granted the “early adopter advantage” among commercial casinos in New York, said Ryan Reddy, IGT Vice President, Global Systems and Payments Products. Furthermore, he stressed that the resort operates with the latest version of the IGT Advantage casino management system.

In conclusion, Reddy said that the latest IGT Advantage system allowed a quick and simple remote installation, which increased the safety, liquidity, efficiency, and player convenience by enabling cashless transactions.


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