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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…

LET THE NSW SALES TEAM PREPARE A BUSINESS REVIEW FOR YOUR CLUB

Did you know the IGT Sales team can prepare a personalised Business Review for your club? The business review is a specifically tailored to your club and includes solutions to resolve current game performance…

ANATOMY OF A DECISION - BETTER RESULTS THROUGH BETTER CHOICES

Before you have even gotten out of bed in the morning, you have decided several things. Should I hit the snooze button, what am I going to wear today, what do I want for breakfast, or am I even going to…

TOP 3 HOTEL CASINOS IN THE WORLD WITH THE BEST INTERIOR DESIGN

Despite the rapid growth of the online gaming industry, there’s no denying that heading to a real casino has an appeal all of its own, offering an atmosphere that keeps long time gamers coming back for…

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…

SYDNEY’S LOCKOUT LAWS MAY BE LIFTED IN CBD BUT NOT KINGS CROSS

After a cross-party parliamentary committee review of the laws earlier in the year, Ms Berejiklian unveiled plans to drop the 1.30am lockout legislation in the CBD — but not Kings Cross where businesses…

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…

THE HOTTEST CASINO RESORTS THAT HAVE OPENED FOR BUSINESS IN 2019

Most travellers seeking the excitement and thrills of the casino experience will head to Las Vegas to get the very best bang for their buck. But there are more gaming destinations popping up all over the…

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…

TOP JOBS

JOB OF THE WEEK: CEO - CLUB RIVERS   WHITE NOW: The Club specialist with over 60 current jobs listed from senior management to temporary roles. Read more   >>   LINKEDIN:…

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…

SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY TAKES THE CLASS ROOM INTO YOUR CLUB

With the rise and rise of elevated offers that Clubs are providing in today’s vibrant hospitality industry, staff development has never been more critical. CHP School of Hospitality has identified an…

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…