Clearwater River Casino & Hotel Selects Software Suite from Agilysys

Tue Mar 26, 2013 7:35am EDT

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Expanding Casino Hotel Implements Solutions for Property Management,
Point-of-Sale, Inventory and Procurement
ALPHARETTA, Ga.--(Business Wire)--
Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative information
technology and hospitality software solutions, today announced that Clearwater
River Casino & Hotel in Lewiston, Idaho, has selected a comprehensive software
suite from Agilysys, including the Visual One PMS, InfoGenesis POS and Eatec
inventory and procurement solution. The property, which includes a hotel,
casino, convenience store, gas station and RV park, is currently undergoing a
35,000-square-foot expansion to add an event center and 200 gaming machines. 

"We needed property management, point-of-sale and inventory and procurement
systems that could handle the needs of a growing enterprise," said Troy Mariano,
MIS director at Clearwater River Casino & Hotel. "The Agilysys solutions were
the right fit, and the company's reputation for service and support was also an
important factor in our decision. Other properties that had worked with Agilysys
had only good things to say about the company's support, which has proven to be
true. We are pleased with our partnership and are confident the technology will
streamline operations, enhance guest service and give us a competitive edge." 

Clearwater River Casino & Hotel is using the following Agilysys software

* Agilysys Visual One PMS, a comprehensive and fully integrated property
management system that offers a wide range of features and functionality,
including front office operations, guest history, housekeeping, reservations
management and more. Its user-friendly screens are laid out in a logical and
understandable format with quick-feature icons and drag-and-drop capabilities.
The software, which runs on a Microsoft SQL Server database, has modules for
accounting, activities, club management, comp accounting, condo accounting,
guest marketing, sales and catering and spa management. 
* Agilysys InfoGenesis POS, an award-winning point-of-sale software solution
that combines powerful reporting and configuration capabilities in the back
office with an easy-to-use touchscreen terminal application. Designed for
multi-unit operations common in hospitality environments, the system can manage
any combination of dining, bar service and retail operations. InfoGenesis POS
features real-time reporting capabilities, packages and prix fixe menus,
signature capture, multi-language capability and advanced sorting, filtering and
grouping options. It interfaces with a wide range of host systems, such as gift
card and guest management solution providers, and is available as an on-premise
solution or hosted application. 
* Agilysys Eatec inventory and procurement solution, a full-featured application
designed specifically for the foodservice and hospitality industries. Along with
its core purchasing, inventory, recipe, forecasting, production and sales
analysis functions, the system also offers modules for buffet management,
catering, nutrition, retail management and cycle planning. The modular structure
enables customers to construct the exact set of features they need - whether it
is an enterprise-wide solution for multiple sites or a single-site system for
multiple functions. The solution also offers more than 400 standard reports,
which enable purchasing staff to make more informed and intelligent business

"Hotels and casinos that want to remain competitive must implement technology
that helps improve efficiency and productivity," said Tony Ross, vice president
of sales at Agilysys. "Our software solutions for property management,
point-of-sale and inventory and procurement are designed to streamline the
entire operation. The Visual One suite, in particular, is ideal for small to
mid-sized casino hotels that want a flexible and fully integrated property
management system, and the InfoGenesis POS and Eatec systems work together to
offer a complete and integrated package for managing food and beverage and
retail operations. These solutions will help Clearwater River improve
productivity in nearly every area while also enabling the property to provide
seamless guest service from arrival through departure." 

Clearwater River Casino & Hotel is situated on the beautiful and scenic
Clearwater River in Lewiston, Idaho. The property features a 50-room hotel with
indoor saltwater pool, 22,000 -square-foot casino, two restaurants, gift shop
and lounge. It also includes an RV park, convenience store and gas station. A
$16 million expansion, which will add a new event center, is scheduled for
completion in May 2013. Clearwater River Casino & Hotel is owned and operated by
the Nez Perce Tribe. 

About Agilysys

Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise software,
services and solutions to the hospitality and retail industries. The company
specializes in market-leading point-of-sale, property management, inventory and
procurement, and mobile and wireless solutions that are designed to streamline
operations, improve efficiency and enhance the consumer's experience. Agilysys
serves casinos, resorts, hotels, foodservice venues, stadiums, cruise lines,
grocery stores, convenience stores, general and specialty retail businesses and
partners. Agilysys operates extensively throughout North America, with
additional sales and support offices in the United Kingdom, Singapore and Hong
Kong. For more information, visit

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