TITLE

Taking a Chance

AUTHOR(S)
T. H.
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Wearables;Oct2015, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the trends in the gaming industry as reflected in the growth of commercial casinos in the U.S. in 2015. Topics include the number of casinos that opened in the country from 2010-2013, the contribution of gambling to casino revenues in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the role of seasonality in casino orders according to Williams Fersch of PowerUp Promos.
ACCESSION #
109470632

 

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