/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC), a leading provider of casino currency and table game equipment worldwide, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Gary Platt Manufacturing to distribute its custom performance casino seating. Under the agreement and subject to any necessary gaming licensing approvals, GPI will be the exclusive distributor for Gary Platt quality casino seating in
and in tribal casinos in
, Gary Platt Manufacturing produces a full line of ergonomic seating options for casinos including slots, table games, poker, bar-top, and bingo areas. By specializing in casino seating Gary Platt has become the recognized leader in performance seating by both casino customers and casino management.
"We are excited about the opportunity to leverage our distribution channels with Gary Platt's expertise in design and manufacturing of ergonomic, durable and high quality casino seating to expand our product offerings," said
, President and CEO of GPI. "The addition of casino seating to our extensive line of casino furniture and table game equipment is a natural progression and we look forward to working with the Gary Platt team. As with many slot manufacturers, we believe Gary Platt offers the best chairs in the industry."
"Gary Platt is pleased to team up with GPI to increase our penetration into these key gaming markets," added
, COO of Gary Platt Manufacturing. "Their reputation of providing superior casino furniture and equipment, as well as their experience in these markets, makes GPI the ideal partner. As we move forward, we will continue to explore additional synergistic opportunities for expanding our working relationship."
GPI manufactures and supplies casino table games and equipment to licensed casinos worldwide. Under the brand names of Paulson®, Bourgogne et Grasset® and Bud Jones®, GPI provides casino currency such as chips, plaques and jetons; gaming furniture and accessories; table layouts; playing cards; dice; and roulette wheels. GPI pioneered the use of security features such as RFID technology in casino chips, and provides RFID solutions including chips, readers and displays. Headquartered in
Las Vegas, Nevada
, GPI also has offices Beaune,
San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico
Atlantic City, New Jersey
. For additional information, please visit
of GPI, +1-702-598-2444,
SOURCE Gaming Partners International Corporation