Dutch labor union FNV is suing Holland Casino in order to preserve its employees’ job security.

State Secretary Klaas Dijkhoff of Security and Justice has officially informed the Dutch Lower House on the granting of various lottery and land-based sports betting licenses by the Netherlands Gaming Authority.

Mobile is devouring desktop traffic around the world, but bet365 discovered that desktop still has benefits that mobile cannot replicate.

Paddy Power Betfair reported a 3% year-on-year drop in Q4 online revenues.

Bonus reliance acquisition strategy is now “a thing of the past.”

Why casino mogul Steve Wynn wins:

Within the world of developing strategies in gaming there are only two sure-fire ways for sustainable competitive advantage, these are location and loyalty. […]

Wynn’s genius is mastering customer psychology, synthesising the physical environment to enable a heightened sense of self and in harnessing the power of employees to connect customers to their emotions. Wynn’s business is the curation of life enhancing experiences and the creation of memories, which translate to unbreakable loyalty from his customers.

Around $5bn in Counter-Strike skins were wagered in 2016.

It seems likely that a decline in full-time work and increase in free time will lead to an increase in demand for entertainment. VR gambling is predicted to grow 800% by 2021.

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