Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss its operating results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2012, with the details as follows: Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2012 Time: 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time) Dial-In Number: (201) 689-8263 or toll-free (877) 407-0792 Shortly before the conference call, the Company intends to issue an earnings release providing a summary of its operating results. The earnings release and Form 10-Q will be available on the Company's investor relations website, http://ir.shufflemaster.com. The live audio webcast may be accessed at http://ir.shufflemaster.com simultaneously with the commencement of the call. Please allow at least 15 minutes to register and download any necessary software. Following the live broadcast, interested parties may replay the webcast by accessing the Company’s investor relations website. Real-time updates of the conference call will be available on the Company’s Investor Relations Twitter feed: www.twitter.com/SHFL_News. The Twitter feed can also be viewed on the Shuffle Master website under the “For Investors” page. Quiet Period In accordance with fair disclosure and corporate governance best practices, Shuffle Master will respect a Quiet Period effective at the time of this release, ending immediately after the conference call on March 6, 2012. About Shuffle Master, Inc. Shuffle Master, Inc. (the “Company” or “Shuffle Master”) is a leading global gaming supplier specializing in providing its casino customers with improved profitability, productivity and security, as well as popular and cutting-edge gaming entertainment content, through value-add products in five distinct categories: Utility products, which include automatic card shufflers and roulette chip sorters; Proprietary Table Games, which includes live games, side bets and progressives; Electronic Table Systems, which include various e-Table game platforms; Electronic Gaming Machines, which include video slot machines; and newly introduced i-Gaming, which will feature online versions of Shuffle Master’s table games, social gaming, and mobile applications. The Company is included in the S&P Smallcap 600 Index. Information about the Company and its products can be found on the Internet at www.shufflemaster.com, or on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Forward Looking Statements This release may contain forward-looking statements that are based on management’s current beliefs and expectations about future events, as well as on assumptions made by and information available to management. The Company considers such statements to be made under the safe harbor created by the federal securities laws to which it is subject, and assumes no obligation to update or supplement such statements. Forward-looking statements reflect and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations. Additional information on risk factors that could potentially affect the Company’s financial results may be found in documents filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company’s current reports on Form 8-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and its latest annual report on Form 10-K.