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Published March 02, 2015 Updated January 05, 2023

SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Formerly part of Singapore National Printers (SNP), the company went into receivership in April 2008.

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SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Players Choice logo, SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd was formerly part of Singapore National Printers (SNP). The company had several changes of name, which were printed on the joker cards more  Brand names include ‘Ausgold’, ‘Unicorn’, ‘Players Choice’ and numerous decks for casinos. They printed a few special decks/jokers including Dewar’s, the Karen Curran Enchanted Journey, Holden, Toyota, Versace, Triple M and Avon Graphics. The company went into receivership in April 2008. See full set of court cards here

Versace

playing cards for Versace by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Above: “Player’s Choice” playing cards for Versace with 2 Matta jokers, by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd, c.2000. There was a Versace exhibition held here in August in that year. Courts are standard, with large corner letters.

Dewar’s

playing cards for Dewar’s by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Above: special playing cards for Dewar’s by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd.

Triple M Radio

playing cards for Triple M by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Above: “Triple M” playing cards for the networked radio station by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd.

Other Advertising

advertising playing cards by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd

Above: advertising playing cards by SNP Ausprint Pty Ltd. In earlier times it was possible to get ‘casino used’ cards direct from the casinos themselves, with either a hole drilled or corner cut, but recently they have stopped doing this. Some have cards printed with the casino advertisement on the back that you can buy at their souvenir shops, but they’re not used in the actual gaming rooms.

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