On Tuesday, 8th February 2011, OPAP launched its new OPAP TV programme, which has been created exclusively for the company's 5.000+ points of sales where the appropriate display equipment (TV panels, proprietary STBs (set-top-boxes)) has already been installed.
OPAP TV is a satellite program that is transmitted encrypted via Satellite in all OPAP points of sales throughout Greece daily, 12 hours a day (09:00 – 21:00).
The program of OPAP TV will, mainly, contain sports news (selected matches, sports highlights, interviews, match previews, jackpots announcement, sports "bloopers & blunders", etc), as well as statistical and all other relative pieces of information regarding all OPAP games, so as to keep the players, who are visiting OPAP points of sales, promptly and properly informed on the sports sector and all OPAP games.
The program is live, broadcasted from two ultra-modern studio facilities, whereas there will be a possibility for direct connection and transmission from OPAP S.A. Central Offices.
A large team of known sports journalists, as well as journalists coming from other sectors, are responsible for the coordination of OPAP TV program.
The operation of OPAP TV is part of a wider project, which is the modernization of OPAP points of sales throughout Greece· this project aims at providing better and more entertaining services to the existing and the new customers of OPAP points of sales.
The initial phase of this project consisted in the renewal of the POS visual appearance· at present, it is continued with the adoption of special technical equipment, whereas the next step will be the offer of the company's games in their new forms, which will utilize the up-to-date technology.