Lottery app Jackpocket announced Friday its launch in Arizona in partnership with convenience store brand Circle K. Arizona players can now use Jackpocket to play lottery games including Powerball, Mega Millions, The Pick, Fantasy 5, and Pick 3 “all from the comfort of their own homes.”
The mobile product “allows all Arizona players to order and view their tickets, check lottery results, receive prizes up to $599, and make payouts directly through the app,” explains the company. Winning tickets can be picked up or delivered so players can claim their prizes from the Arizona Lottery.
Melissa Lessard, head of North American Marketing at Circle K, commented: “Circle K is proud to partner with Jackpocket to make this fun, user-friendly experience available to every player in Arizona. We strive to make our customers’ lives a little easier every day, and our partnership with Jackpocket aligns closely with this mission by making lottery more accessible, user-oriented and convenient.”
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As a third-party lottery courier service, Jackpocket aims “to broaden access to the Arizona Lottery through a seamless, digital experience for a mobile-first demographic.” Over 67% of Jackpocket players are between the ages of 18-45 years old, the business notes.
Jackpocket players have won over $225 million in lottery prizes to date and 24 individual players have won prizes worth $1 million or more, according to the firm. Arizona is now the 15th state available for lottery play using the Jackpocket app.
Jackpocket CEO and Founder Peter Sullivan, said: “Circle K is known around the world for offering quality products and services and is one of the top lottery retailers in Arizona.”
“Together, we are excited to offer long-time lottery enthusiasts and new players a more accessible and fun way to play their favorite lottery games. At Jackpocket, we are committed to innovating the digital gaming space in a safe and meaningful manner to ensure player safety,” he added.