TICK CHRISTMAS GIFTS OFF YOUR TO-DO LIST AND SAVE!

The true art of gift giving is simply in encouraging relationships and the making of memories. Christmas is a time to thank your loyal patrons and give something memorable and meaningful. Giving carefully…

SEGMENTING THE GAMING FLOOR BY PLAYER AND GAME TYPE

Hold and Spin games now make up over 28% of all games in NSW Clubs or more in many clubs, so there is less game variety for the players. Both hold and spin games, and games with dynamic paytables (where…

NEW GAMBLING LAWS PROMPT FEARS OF A PATHWAY TO THE POKIES IN WA

Community organisations in Western Australia have recently shared their disappointment with the fact that the ban on virtual gaming machines was lifted in the state to allow local punters to place bets…

JP MORGAN – 10TH ANNUAL SLOT MARKET SURVEY

JPMorgan have just released, for The Drop readers, the 10th Annual Slot Market Survey which highlights the challenge of managing tight capex budgets against the backdrop of a retreating consumer. Competition…

WINE IS SET TO OVERTAKE BEER AS AUSTRALIA'S MOST POPULAR ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE

Australia's average beer consumption has fallen by 25 per cent since late 1999 Wine consumption per litre went up eight per cent while spirits rose 14 per cent Official figures showed wine almost…

ACCC PUTS LOYALTY SCHEMES AND DATA MONETISATION UNDER THE MICROSCOPE

The ACCC has identified significant problems with Australia’s customer loyalty schemes, which include frequent flyer, supermarket and credit card operators, in a new report released today. One of…

10 WAYS TO OPTIMISE SPACE AND MAXIMISE REVENUE USING MOBILE ROOM DIVIDERS

Turn an overly big space lacking intimacy into two or three private function rooms in an instant without the need for any construction. Create flexible, movable information boards for members and guests.…

ONLINE CASINO LAUNCHES IN NEW ZEALAND THANKS TO SKYCITY AND GAMING INNOVATION GROUP PARTNERSHIP

SkyCity Partnership: The Malta branch is a subsidiary of SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited, a company based in the island nation. GiG is a long-term, Tier 1 partner of SkyCity Malta and the announcement…

SHORTLIST REVEALED: 2019 EAT DRINK DESIGN AWARDS

The annual Eat Drink Design Awards celebrate excellence and innovation in the design of hospitality venues of all scales and types, as well as retail environments for the sale of food and beverages and…

HOW DISENGAGED EMPLOYEES AFFECT YOUR BOTTOM LINE

According to a recent Gallup State of the Workplace Survey, only 33% of employees are engaged at work, which means 67% of our employees are checked out. According to Gallup, “Employee engagement is the…