Mobile keys provides contact-free check-in as guests return post Covid-19.

Zaplox AB (publ) (“Zaplox”), which offers hotels and casinos a contact-free mobile guest journey for a safe and engaging guest experience, announced that the company would deliver mobile keys to Prairie Band Casino & Resort with 495 rooms located in Mayetta, Kansas in partnership with Agilysys. Zaplox’s SDK is integrated with the Agilysys PMS and the dormakaba lock system used by the casino.

The agreement with Prairie Band Casino & Resort is created in partnership with Agilysys, which is one of the leading providers of property management systems for hotel, casinos and resorts in North America. Zaplox’s SDK is part of Agilysys’ mobile guest solution rGuest® Express Mobile, in which Agilysys leverages Zaplox’s unique expertise and platform to deliver mobile keys as part of its mobile guest journey.

Prairie Band Casino & Resort can now offer guests a contactless mobile check-in and checkout experience with a mobile key that allows guests to go directly to their room and open the door with their phone, throughout their stay. Hotel guests can avoid crowding in line with other guests to check in and get a key. Whereas the hotel can be more efficient with it resources and provide more revenue-generating services such as dinner, spa and golf reservations – directly in the app, at times when guests are more receptive to the offers.

“Our strong partnership with Agilysys has generated yet another agreement with a highly reputable casino in USA. Zaplox contactless mobile solutions are customized for resorts and casinos that want guests to spend more time gaming and less time waiting in line to check in and get their key. Because of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, contact-free, digital solutions that increase guest safety have become a priority in order to minimize spread of infection. The contact-free mobile guest journey with mobile keys, provided by Zaplox and Agilysys, ensures that hotels, such as Prairie Band Casino & Resort, can offer guests a safer stay “, says Magnus Friberg, CEO, Zaplox AB

According to the partner agreement between Agilysys and Zaplox, a mobile key order is generated to Zaplox every time Agilysys signs a new customer contract for rGuest Express Mobile. Once the order is received, Zaplox invoices a start-up fee and an ongoing monthly fee per door is added once the solution is in operation. The Prairie Band Casino & Resort is forecasted at approximately SEK 650,000 if the mobile key solution remains in full operation for seven years (which is an average lifespan of a hotel lock). The agreement does not have any guaranteed volume or revenue levels.

Om Prairie Band Casino & Resort
Prairie Band Casino & Resort, located in Mayetta, Kansas is a native American casino, owned by the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. The hotel has 5 restaurants, 3 bars/lounges, conference center and a 35,000 square meter casino with 1,200 slot machines, bingo hall, and table games open 24 hours per day. The hotel also offers indoor and outdoor pools, gym, saunas, spa, and award-winning golf course and gambling rooms with virtual golf. Fore more information, visit www.prairieband.com.

About Agilysys

Agilysys delivers innovative guest-centric technology solutions for gaming, hotels, resorts, cruise lines, corporate foodservice management, restaurants, universities, stadiums, and healthcare. Agilysys offers point-of-sale (POS), property management (PMS), inventory and procurement systems, payment solutions, and other related applications – managing the entire guest journey. Agilysys is known for its leadership in hospitality, its broad product offerings, and its customer-centric service. Agilysys operates across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and India with corporate headquarters located in Alpharetta, GA.

For more information, please contact:
Magnus Friberg, CEO
Email: magnus.friberg@zaplox.com
Phone: +46 706 58 07 60

About Zaplox
Zaplox helps hotels and vacation home rentals to create a modern and profitable mobile guest experience. Zaplox is a market innovator of the contact-free mobile guest journey and mobile key services for the global hotel market. The company operates in Europe and North America and offers a turnkey platform for managing the guest’s hotel stay, improving the check-in and check-out process, and distributing mobile keys for the hotel rooms directly to guests’ mobile phones. Zaplox solutions allow hotels to add Zaplox functionality to their existing hotel app, or to launch their own app mobile app in a cost-effective way. In addition, Zaplox offers a self-service kiosk solution that helps deliver a frictionless guest journey. Zaplox solutions save time and costs while providing hotels with a direct channel to communicate with the guests and the opportunity to generate additional revenue. Zaplox works with all major smartphone platforms and can support the hotel’s lock and property management system. The systems can replace or coexist with key cards and physical keys. Zaplox systems have been in commercial use since 2011 and have helped deliver more than 3.5 million guest nights. Zaplox was founded in 2010 at IDEON Science Park in Lund, Sweden, and the company has offices in Europe and the United States. The Zaplox stock is listed on the NASDAQ First North Growth Market. www.zaplox.com.

Zaplox delivers mobile keys to Island Resort & Casino, a AAA Four Diamond Resort, with 326 rooms in Michigan, USA.

Zaplox AB (publ) (“Zaplox”), which offers hotels and casinos a mobile guest journey for a convenient and engaging guest experience, announced that the company would deliver mobile keys in partnership with Agilysys to Island Resort & Casino, a AAA Four Diamond Resort, with 326 rooms in Michigan, USA. The Zaplox SDK will be integrated with Agilysys PMS and lock systems from ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

This yet another customer win that is generated from the partnership with Agilysys, a leading provider of property management systems (PMS) for casinos and resorts in North America. The Zaplox SDK is part of Agilysys mobile solution rGuest Express Mobile, in which Agilysys benefits from Zaplox’s mobile key platform and knowledge to deliver a mobile guest journey. At Island Resort & Casino, the Zaplox SDK will be integrated with Agilysys Visual One PMS and lock systems from ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

Island Resort & Casino will now be able to offer guests a contact-free mobile check-in experience with a mobile key that allows guests to go straight to their room and unlock the hotel room door with their phone, throughout their stay. Hotel guests no longer need to wait in line and crowd with other guests in the lobby to check in and get a room key. Meanwhile, the hotel is becoming more efficient with its resources and can offer more revenue-generating services via the guest app, including dinner reservations and spa or golf appointments – presented at a time when guests are more receptive to special offers.

“We are very pleased that our partnership with Agilysys has generated yet another customer win with a reputable casino. Zaplox’s contactless mobile solutions are ideal for resorts and casinos that want guests to spend more time gaming instead of waiting in line to check in and get a key to their hotel room. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the hotels’ need for digital solutions that can help increase guest security and prevent the spread of the virus. Zaplox’s and Agilysys’ contact-free mobile guest journey with mobile keys, has been fully customized and integrated with the Agilysys platform, providing more than 3,000 Agilysys customers easy access to the benefits of the mobile solution, says Magnus Friberg, CEO, Zaplox AB

According to the partner agreement between Agilysys and Zaplox, a mobile key order is generated to Zaplox every time Agilysys signs a new customer contract for rGuest Express Mobile. Once the order is received, Zaplox invoices a start-up fee and an ongoing monthly fee per door will be added once the solution is in operation. The Island Resort & Casino project is forecasted at approximately SEK 500,000 if the mobile key solution remains in full operation for seven years (which is an average lifespan of a hotel lock). The agreement does not have any guaranteed volume or revenue levels.

About Island Resort & Casino
Island Resort & Casino, with 326 rooms, is located in Michigan’s scenic Upper Peninsula, west of Escanaba and is one of the Midwestern’s largest golf, casino and entertainment facilities. Island Resort & Casino is owned and operated by the Hannahville Indian Community and offers a 400,000 square feet casino, numerous restaurants, spa, conference center and showrooms as well as two award winning golf courses; Sweetgrass and Sage Run Golf Club. http://www.islandresortandcasino.com

About Agilysys

Agilysys delivers innovative guest-centric technology solutions for gaming, hotels, resorts, cruise lines, corporate foodservice management, restaurants, universities, stadiums, and healthcare. Agilysys offers point-of-sale (POS), property management (PMS), inventory and procurement systems, payment solutions, and other related applications – managing the entire guest journey. Agilysys is known for its leadership in hospitality, its broad product offerings, and its customer-centric service. Agilysys operates across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and India with corporate headquarters located in Alpharetta, GA.

For more information, please contact:
Magnus Friberg, CEO
magnus.friberg@zaplox.com or ir@zaplox.com
Tel: +46 706 58 07 60

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About Zaplox
Zaplox helps hotels and vacation home rentals to create a modern and profitable mobile guest experience. Zaplox is a market innovator of the mobile guest journey and mobile key services for the global hotel market with a total market potential of approximately 20 million hotel rooms. Zaplox operates in Europe and North America and offers a turnkey platform for managing the guest’s hotel stay. With the help of mobile technology, Zaplox offers added value by improving the check-in and checkout process and distributing mobile keys for the hotel rooms directly to guests’ mobile phones. Zaplox solutions include a software development kit (SDK) that allows hotels to add Zaplox functionality to their existing hotel app, and Zaplox mobile app is a cost-effective way for hotels to launch their own app. In addition, Zaplox offers a self-service kiosk solution that helps deliver a frictionless guest journey. Zaplox solutions save time and costs while providing hotels with a direct channel to communicate with the guests and the opportunity to generate additional revenue. Zaplox works with all major smartphone platforms and can support the hotel’s lock and property management system. The systems can replace or coexist with key cards and physical keys. Zaplox systems have been in commercial use since 2011 and have helped deliver more than 2.5 million guest nights. Zaplox was founded in 2010 at Ideon Science Park in Lund, Sweden, and the company has offices in Europe and the United States. The Zaplox stock is listed on the NASDAQ First North Growth Market. For more information, please visit www.zaplox.com.

 

Zaplox AB (publ) (“Zaplox”), which offers hotels and casinos a mobile guest journey for a convenient and engaging guest experience, announces that Zaplox will deliver mobile keys to Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona as part of its partnership with Agilysys. Talking Stick Resort is a AAA Four Diamond Resort with 497 rooms and recipient of several recent hotel and casino awards, including Casino of the Year” by the International Entertainment Buyers Association (IEBA). The Zaplox SDK will be integrated with Agilysys Visual One property management solution and lock systems from ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

It is Zaplox’s partnership with Agilysys, a leading supplier of hospitality software and hotel property management systems (PMS) to casinos and resorts in North America that has generated the new agreement, in which the Zaplox SDK is included in the Agilysys mobile guest app rGuest Express Mobile. Agilysys benefits from Zaplox’s unique capabilities and has added the mobile keys functionality to its own mobile solution. At the Talking Stick Resort, the Zaplox SDK is integrated with Agilysys Visual One PMS for hotels and with the electronic lock system from ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

Up until now, Talking Stick Resort has been offering 24-hour check-in and checkout service through the front desk, where guests have waited in line to check in and receive a key. The new mobile solution allows guests to check in/check out at any time of day, but without waiting in line at the front desk. Instead, guests can go straight to their hotel room and open the door with a mobile key that is linked directly to their reservation. As a result, Talking Stick Resort is able to provide guests better service and increased availability.

“It is very gratifying that our partnership with Agilysys, a leader in hospitality software with a large installed base at hotels and casinos in the United States, is now generating another contract for Zaplox. Partnerships like this, enables our partners to use Zaplox SDK to offer a mobile guest journey, thus allowing us to scale our installations in a smooth and manageable way,” says Magnus Friberg, CEO at Zaplox.

As specified in the partnership agreement with Agilysys, Zaplox receives an order for mobile keys each time Agilysys signs a customer contract for the rGuest Express Mobile. Once the order for the mobile keys is received, Zaplox invoices a start-up fee, followed by a monthly charge per door once the solution is live. The new Agilysys agreement, pertaining Talking Stick Resort is forecasted at approximately SEK 700 000 if the mobile key solution remains in full operation for seven years (which is an average lifespan of a hotel lock). The agreement does not have any guaranteed volume or revenue levels.

About Talking Stick Resort
Talking Stick Resort (TSR) is a AAA Four Diamond Resort and a major landmark in the growing talking stick culture and entertainment destination (TSCED). The resort is located in Scottsdale, Arizona and is owned and operated by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community. Talking Stick Resort offers cultural experiences and luxurious accommodation in 496 rooms, along with the region’s largest casino, 11 restaurants, lounges, spas, showrooms, golf course, concert halls, conference facilities and 25 different cultural centers. More information is available at www.talkingstickresort.com

For more information, please contact:
Magnus Friberg, CEO
magnus.friberg@zaplox.com or ir@zaplox.com
Tel: +46 706 58 07 60

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About Agilysys
Agilysys has been a leader in hospitality software for more than 40 years, delivering innovative guest-centric technology solutions for casinos, hotels, resorts, cruise ships, managed foodservice providers, stadiums and arenas. Agilysys offers the most comprehensive software solutions in the industry, including point-of-sale (POS), property management (PMS), inventory and procurement, payment solutions, and related hospitality applications, to manage the entire guest journey. Agilysys is known for its leadership in hospitality, its broad product offerings and its customer-centric service. Some of the largest hospitality companies around the world use Agilysys solutions to help improve guest loyalty, generate more revenue and increase operational efficiencies. Agilysys operates across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and India with headquarters located in Alpharetta, GA. For more information visit www.agilysys.com.

About Zaplox

Zaplox helps hotels and vacation home rentals to create a modern and profitable mobile guest experience. Zaplox is a market innovator of the mobile guest journey and mobile key services for the global hotel market with a total market potential of approximately 20 million hotel rooms. Zaplox operates in Europe and North America and offers a turnkey platform for managing the guest’s hotel stay. With the help of mobile technology, Zaplox offers added value by improving the check-in and checkout process and distributing mobile keys for the hotel rooms directly to guests’ mobile phones. Zaplox solutions include a software development kit (SDK) that allows hotels to add Zaplox functionality to their existing hotel app, and Zaplox mobile app is a cost-effective way for hotels to launch their own app. In addition, Zaplox offers a self-service kiosk solution that helps deliver a frictionless guest journey. Zaplox solutions save time and costs while providing hotels with a direct channel to communicate with the guests and the opportunity to generate additional revenue. Zaplox works with all major smartphone platforms and can support the hotel’s lock and property management system. The systems can replace or coexist with key cards and physical keys. Zaplox systems have been in commercial use since 2011 and have helped deliver more than 2.5 million guest nights. Zaplox was founded in 2010 at Ideon Science Park in Lund, Sweden, and the company has offices in Europe and the United States. The Zaplox stock is listed on the NASDAQ First North Growth Market. For more information, please visit www.zaplox.com.