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United Tote Company includes Fujitsu G60 Bill Recycling Unit in its KAM Account Management Kiosk

Fujitsu’s currency recyclers offer pari-mutuel customers the ability to quickly fund accounts with cash or withdrawal cash like an ATM

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc.

Foothill Ranch, CA, October 22, 2013

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc. a leader in innovative technology and front-end solutions today announced that Louisville, KY-based United Tote Company has integrated the Fujitsu G60 bill recycling unit in the KAM Account Management Kiosk™. The units went live in four locations during this fall’s meeting at Keeneland Racecourse, October 4-26, 2013, one of the world’s premiere horse racing venues and annual host to The Toyota Bluegrass Stakes. The Fujitsu G60 is a compact recycling unit that can quickly and accurately recycle four denominations, dispense a fifth denomination from its optional F53 loading cassette and accept deposits.

United Tote first piloted the kiosk solution including the G60 during Keeneland’s spring meeting in April 2013 and at Arlington International later in the year. The KAM Kiosk enables pari-mutuel customers to create accounts by scanning their driver’s license and updating and viewing account history by swiping their wagering account card. In addition, with the inclusion of the G60 bill recycling unit, customers can fund accounts with cash or withdraw cash as one would at an ATM. The kiosk supports United Tote’s FastBet Mobile™ wagering platform which allows customers to wager from their mobile device while at the track.

“The horse-racing patron is extremely demanding when it comes to speed and accuracy, especially when handling their cash in a self-service environment”, says Nate Simon, President United Tote. “We selected the Fujitsu G60 for the KAM Account Management Kiosk after thoroughly testing it in our labs and putting it through exhaustive beta and pilot tests throughout the country. It performed extremely well in the most demanding environments. We plan on integrating the G60 in all future KAM Account Management Kiosk locations”

The Fujitsu G60, with up to 1,900 notes capacity, features 4 recycling cassettes, 1 deposit cassette and 1 optional loading cassette. The loading cassette increases up-time and productivity by increasing capacities, start-of-day replenishment or providing an additional denomination when necessary. Available in front or rear access, the G60 supports mixed notes, new and used currency and paper-based and polymer notes within the same unit. A true market differentiator, the bill validator also has the ability to capture in high-quality resolution, the image of personal checks, barcodes and coupons.

“The fact that there are several other competitive recyclers in the market makes us very happy that United Tote selected the G60 bill recycling unit for the KAM Account Management Kiosk,” says Randy Fox, senior director, currency handling and identity product solutions, Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc. “It was very evident from the beginning that United Tote required speed, accuracy and flexibility in a compact footprint. United Tote’s testing proved over and over again that the G60 was up to the task.”

Fujitsu’s family of OEM currency handling products have the quality, reliability, and advanced feature functionality required to offer true value-add and control the up-front design and recurring product support / maintenance cost. Fujitsu offers OEM currency dispensers like the F50, F53, F56, F400, F510, and bulk currency acceptors and currency recyclers like the G610/611 and G60, and G651, for a wide range of customer needs and configuration requirements.

For more information on Fujitsu Frontech North America or currency handling in particular, please visit http://www.fujitsu.com/us/oem/financial/atm/

About United Tote

United Tote, wholly owned subsidiary of Churchill Downs Incorporated, is a leading supplier of totalisator systems, equipment and technology that process wagers and payouts, and is a provider of pari-mutuel tote services to racing operations such as leading racetracks Arlington International, Churchill Downs, Keeneland and The Fairgrounds.

United Tote designs, manufactures and operates pari-mutuel wagering systems for more than 150 racing companies and numerous OTB facilities in North America and around the world. Each hardware and software component, while a leader in its own right, was developed for deployment as part of a comprehensive wagering system to increase player satisfaction, attract new customers and decrease the costs of operation.

About Churchill Downs Incorporated

Churchill Downs Incorporated (“CDI”) (NASDAQ: CHDN), headquartered in Louisville, Ky., owns and operates the world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, as well as racetrack and casino operations and a poker room in Miami Gardens, Fla.; racetrack, casino and video poker operations in New Orleans, La.; racetrack operations in Arlington Heights, Ill.; and a casino resort in Greenville, Miss. CDI also owns the country's premier account-wagering company, TwinSpires.com, and other advance-deposit wagering providers; the totalisator company, United Tote; Bluff Media, an Atlanta-based multimedia poker content, brand and publishing company; and a collection of racing-related telecommunications and data companies. Information about CDI can be found online at
For more information, please see: www.churchilldownsincorporated.com.

About Fujitsu Frontech North America, Inc.

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc. brings innovative technology from Japan and, with its partners, develops powerful front-end solutions that shape how society interacts with big data. Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc., is headquartered at 27121 Towne Centre Drive, Suite #100, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610, USA. For more information about Fujitsu products and services, call us at 800-626-4686 or visit us at:
For more information, please see: www.fujitsufrontechna.com

About Fujitsu Frontech Limited

As part of the Fujitsu Group, Fujitsu Frontech Limited ties people and IT together through the development, manufacture and sale of front-end technology such as ATMs, operation branch, POS and totalizator terminals, and public display devices. Fujitsu Frontech also delivers related software, system integration and outsourcing as part of its total solutions offerings. The company supports the security sector by offering products incorporating Fujitsu's latest palm vein authentication technology, and is actively involved in the development of key technologies in various fields, with a current focus on color electronic paper and RFID systems.
For more information, please see: www.frontech.fujitsu.com/en/

Press Contact - FFNA

Dan Dalton

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Company:Fujitsu Frontech North America, Inc.


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Date: October 22, 2013
City: Foothill Ranch, CA
Company: Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc.