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2020 MARKETING/GAMING MASTERCLASS & WORKSHOP: CLUBS & PUBS

It is more than likely that Gaming delivers the majority of your club’s revenue and Marketing is the vital link in player development, player experience and communications with your gamers. Industry…

THE KEY TO GREAT SERVICE IN RESTAURANTS IS HAVING THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT

Changing social trends, busy lifestyles and long commutes have driven demand for restaurant and take away meals in the last 5 years. However, new disruptors in the market such as Uber Eats and Menulog…

USING KIOSKS AS A MARKETING TOOL

Kiosks are a standard piece of equipment in any modern Australian club as a way of tapping into and rewarding regular members. As USA casinos continue to increase the numbers of players of all tiers coming…

IN THE NEWS

Macau’s Golden Week sees numbers of visitors drop With the Coronavirus reaching Macau the number of visitors in their traditional Lunar New Year have declined by 49% already and restrictions are set…

REVEALED: AUSTRALIA’S MOST AND LEAST POPULAR JOBS

SEEK reveals its highest and lowest “applied for” jobs with several front-line and operational roles in the hospitality industry gaining places in the Top 10. If only it was that easy to get them to…

2020 MARKETING/GAMING MASTERCLASS & WORKSHOP: CLUBS & PUBS.

It is more than likely that Gaming delivers the majority of your club’s revenue, and Marketing is the vital link in player development, player experience and communications with your gamers. Industry…

INSIGHTS INTO GAMBLING MOTIVATIONS – UK RESEARCH

In 2019 the UK government commissioned a study on what motivates people to gamble and how it fits into their lives. While some of the regulations differ, people are the same all over the world and their…

GAMING HOST COURSE

Take this quick quiz to evaluate your clubs VIP and Player Development efforts within your loyalty program. Do you have a Player Development/ VIP host function as part of your club’s loyalty program…

IN THE NEWS

McWilliam’s Wines appoints voluntary administrators McWilliam’s Wines has announced it is struggling to survive after over 140 years of family ownership and has appointed KPMG as voluntary administrators McWilliam’s…

HOW TO IMPACT YOUR GUESTS TODAY WITH THE MOST POWERFUL GESTURE IN THE WORLD

Our friends at Raving Consulting are experts in casino operations and they provide us here with a timely reminder, as we head into the new year, that an active greeting can make a customer’s day. Try…

ADVERTISE YOUR PRODUCTS IN THE DROP 2020

The Drop is unique in the industry in providing up to date market news, knowledge and networking opportunities delivered differently, through a flexible and dynamic online digital platform. Most leading…

KONAMI LAUNCH NEW PRIZE DROP RANGE WITH A FEATURE TWIST PLAYERS WILL LOVE.

The Drop – Product Test Drive: Konami’s Prize Drop games – Mermaid Money, Bison Bounty and Fiesta De Fuego Konami have introduced their new Prize Drop series of games to the market in September…

ACCC STALLS ASAHI’S BUYOUT OF CUB

The ACCC has stalled Asahi's $16 billion buyout of Carlton & United Breweries, arguing it would reduce competition in the cider market The competition watchdog has stalled the $16 billion purchase…

DIGGERS AT THE ENTRANCE BRINGS THE OUTSIDE IN

Diggers at The Entrance have completed a designed and completed a $2.8m renovation that looks unlike any other club on the Central Coast. The architectural design, inspired by their local environment,…

DATES FOR THE 2020 DIARY

As we head into the holiday season, The Drop will be taking a break for a few weeks, but we thought you might want to make note of some of the major industry events coming up in 2020.  Here’s a list,…

POPULAR SYDNEY PUB, THE OAKS, COMPLETES MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR DEVELOPMENT

The launch of garden conservatory, Alala’s, featuring a terrace under the dappled shade of the 80-year-old oak tree, marks the final stage of The Oaks multi-million-dollar upgrade. The biggest redevelopment…