NSW POKER MACHINE PROFITS SURGED AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Profits from poker machine gambling in NSW clubs surged despite the COVID-19 pandemic, State Government data obtained by the ABC has revealed. Gamblers across the state lost $2.17 billion to poker machines…

FACIAL RECOGNITION: The automated answer to detecting barred or excluded persons

What exactly is The Guardian? It’s a fully integrated, market-leading, cloud-based facial recognition system that identifies barred persons as they enter a gaming area, by matching them against a…

USING FACIAL RECOGNITION FOR YOUR AML/CTF PROGRAMS

Austrac’s Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorism Financing program has clearly outlined how clubs and pubs need to comply with the AML/CTF legislation. In line with this, the onus is on the venue…

GETTING MORE FROM YOUR SECURITY & SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS

Security systems have a very important job to do – they protect your business and its assets, including your team, your clients and your reputation. And they can play an even bigger role – the information…

BREW ACCOUNTING AUTOMATE PROCESSES TO SAVE TIME & COSTS

In good times we tend to focus solely on increasing and growing profits across all integrated business units within our hospitality companies. When times become tougher, we need to also focus on cost savings…

CRAFT BEER SALES BOOM ONLINE THROUGH COVID-19

Created by craft beer retailer Beer Cartel, the 2020 Australian Craft Beer Survey is the most comprehensive study ever undertaken with Australian craft beer drinkers. It is the fifth year the study has…

USING FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY TO MANAGE GAMBLING SELF-EXCLUSION LISTS

The NSW Government is proposing a new bill which puts the onus on venues to identify and assist problem gamblers, and their families, in a manner comparable to that of responsible service of alcohol laws. There…

THREE SYDNEY BARS HAVE BEEN NAMED IN THE WORLD’S 50 BEST BARS AWARDS

Sydney's strong bar scene continues to be recognised by The World’s 50 Best Bars awards, which were announced this week in London. For the second year, 1950s Vegas-inspired cocktail bar Maybe Sammy was…

SINT - THERMAL BODY TEMPERATURE READERS AND PEOPLE COUNTERS INTEGRATES WITH PAGING

For most clubs the realisation is that it’s not if, but when will they have a member or visitor walk in their club who is notified as a positive COVID-19 case days later. There isn’t a lot you can…

USING FACEBOOK PIXEL, EVENTS & CONVERSIONS TO IMPROVE YOUR VENUES DIGITAL MARKETING

More than ever, social media is becoming a strong tool for marketing managers in clubs and hotels to connect directly with visitors and members, building relationships with guests and potentially building…