CASINO STREAMERS – THE NEW ONLINE BUSINESS

Australians are building large online followings by broadcasting themselves gambling using real money in online casinos on video streaming platforms like Twitch and YouTube. And it’s surprisingly…

MARKETING DIRECTORS REPORT MASSIVE SHIFTS IN CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR AND MARKETING STRATEGIES POST COVID-19

A new survey of nearly 300 top marketers at for-profit US companies reveals how the COVID-19 pandemic has reshaped the landscape for marketing organizations across a range of industries. Among the findings:…

IGT FORTUNE PALACE RELEASED!

Building on the success of earlier games, IGT released Fortune Palace-Imperial Prince and Fortune Palace-Imperial Princess to the first venues last week with strong early performance results. Each of the…

31ST AUSTRALASIAN GAMING EXPO WILL NOW TAKE PLACE IN 2021

In publishing its new Public Health Order on 14 May, the NSW Government extended the restrictions on large gatherings from 29 June to 14 August. The legally restricted period now extends past the planned…

WHEN A LARGE MARKET SEGMENT BECOMES A PROBLEM

What happens when Baby Boomers stay home? What happens when a dominant cohort in the gaming industry becomes hesitant to visit casinos and resorts? Boomers are a key market driver among target segments…

LIVE MUSIC BAN LIFTED FOR PUBS AND CLUBS

Outdated live entertainment conditions have been removed to allow some venues to play live music for the first time in years, while other venues can now offer a broader range of music. Across regional…

AV EVOLVES THE HOSPITALITY SPACE

The customer experience is undergoing profound change, and brands are confronted with the digitalisation of the customer journey and the importance of meeting the needs of hyper-informed consumers…

VIRAL VIDEO CONTENT ONSCREEN - NIGHTLIFE MUSIC PARTNERS WITH JUKIN MEDIA

It might seem like a somewhat minor media partnership story on the face of it, but it speaks to the rapidly changing nature of content – especially in Australia. Australian on-screen entertainment…

ONEMUSIC AUSTRALIA AND CHANGES TO MUSIC LICENSING FOR BUSINESS

Here comes OneMusic Australia: This update to music licensing is about to hit every business, big and small. It’s a significant change to the landscape and comes into effect on July 1, 2019 so if you…

SYDNEY’S CBD - ALLOWED TO TRADE 24 HOURS A DAY

The council voted unanimously in the biggest changes to planning controls in a decade. Buying a book or drinking wine after midnight might soon become a reality after City of Sydney last night passed…