LOOKING FOR A MODEL WHILE FLYING BLIND

Depending on where you mark the beginning, December is either the ninth, tenth, or eleventh month since the COVID-19 coronavirus hit both the world economy and the gaming industry.  As the experts predicted,…

CASINO NEWS FROM AROUND THE WORLD

1. Sands Casinos beginning to see ‘meaningful recovery across different segments’ Despite net revenues sliding down by 82 per cent to $586m for the quarter ended 30 September 2020, Las Vegas Sands…

AUSTRALIASIAN MARKET REPORT: HOW TO ADAPT TO THE NEW NORMAL

COVID-19 forced the rapid and unexpected closure of venues across Australia, changing the operating environment with unprecedented speed and leaving managers scrambling to adapt to the new realities. Carried…

AUSSIE RESTAURANTS FEATURE IN RESTAURANT & BAR DESIGN AWARDS

The Restaurant & Bar Design Awards recognise the designs of food and beverage spaces around the world with a number of Australian bars and restaurants making the shortlist in this year’s awards including…

NEWS ROUNDUP

1. Musk’s tweet sparks interest in LV underground people-mover We aren’t sure which people Musk is planning to move in coronavirus world but, Elon Musk ramped up excitement for the Boring Co.’s…

COVID SENDS LAS VEGAS SANDS TO $1 BILLION LOSS

Las Vegas Sands, the world's largest casino company, is painting a bleak picture of the US gambling capital for investors, saying COVID-19 has devastated the city's bread-and-butter convention business,…

G2E IN LAS VEGAS – THE NEXT MAJOR GAMING EXPO TO BE POSTPONED

G2E in Las Vegas joins a list of major gaming industry trade shows and expos that have been postponed due to continued concerns over the coronavirus crisis. The organisers, American Gaming Association…

CAMPARI GROUP HELPS MATCH COCKTAIL & DINING CUSTOMERS WITH LOCAL PUBS

As restrictions ease around the country, pubs and venues are allowed to cater to an increasing number of punters – but getting a booking is no easy feat. Campari Australia has launched a new online…

BEER FLOWS AGAIN AS ENGLAND'S PUBS REOPEN

Some of the beer may be stale from sitting in kegs for over three months, but Britons were still eager to sip it as England reopened its beloved pubs as part of the next stage of easing the coronavirus…

CORONAVIRUS USA: 80 PEOPLE INFECTED AFTER VISITING PACKED PUB

When Harper’s Restaurant and Brew Pub reopened in Lansing Michigan, it saw “shoulder-to-shoulder crowds”. Now at least 80 people have tested positive as a result. At least 80 people in the United…