Betson carries a full line of products from Elaut which specializes in designing, developing, manufacturing, and operating family amusement, vending, and gaming equipment, with over 50 years of experience. Their cranes like E-Claw, Big One, and ticket games like Ticket Circus are world-famous.
The company is one of the largest operaters and concessionaires of amusement games and related equipment in the USA and Europe. Its concessions include remote-controlled truck and boat attractions, water blasters, and traditional amusement game stands and arcades in various large amusement and theme parks, zoos, roadside attractions, and museums.
Elaut is always looking for the greatest satisfaction for the Player, Operator, and Distributor/Manufacturer. Within the design of all new games the smallest of details are considered and taken care of and by incorporating this philosophy into all their products; top quality has been achieved while bringing pleasure to everybody involved with the product.
A Belgian company, they produce items including amusement and corporate games for family entertainment centers, leisure parks, shopping centers, and arcades. The company was founded by Achiel Verstraeten, who in 1959 became the first person to fit a gripping mechanism with three motors into one independent cart. He was also the first to automate the collection for bumper cars and auto scooters.
Their claw machines are counted among the most successful items in the games machine business, with several internationally renowned models such as Good Luck, Big Choice, Jumbo, Topper Crane, Mega crane, Giga crane, EX 1, Big One, E-Claw, Gift Man, Mr. Claw, and Baby Claw. They also produced other games such as Bulldozer, Pushers, Basketball, Shooting Range, and more, and are also widely known for vending machines such as Wizard of Oz and Mistral.