Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Tag: Retail

European states begin lifting retail restrictions

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As infection rates in Europe begin to decline, member states are slowly lifting restrictions. Germany has permitted small retail spaces to open; Poland has made parks and forests accessible to the public again; children in Norway can return to kindergarten while open markets in the Czech Republic will be permitted to trade.

Sport and retail gaming emerges from lockdown

Sport retail gaming emerges from lockdown
Sixteen weeks on from when the pandemic first began disheveling revenues in Macau, retail gambling businesses are tentatively reopening their doors - albeit to a very different world.

State interventions: mixed blessings for gambling firms

Unprecedented stimulus packages have assured consumer demand remains buoyant through the coronavirus pandemic. This bodes well for online firms while..

Ladbrokes lifts over-the-counter bets as machine sales slide

Ladbrokes over counter bets
GVC subsidiary, Ladbrokes, posts a seven percent lift in over-counter bets for the last quarter - a slither of silver lining amidst the ongoing..

GBGC maps variation in FOBT fallout

GBGC maps variation in FOBT fallout
Two months on since the £2 FOBT stake was implemented, GBGC's Lorien Pilling looks at the early impact on bookmakers across the country.

NSoft’s Sportsbook offer released to Orion Tip retail network in Slovakia

NSoft and Orion Tip Cooperation
NSoft`s Sportsbook offer Pre-Match and In-Play Betting MTS has been released to Orion Tip`s retail network in Slovakia. This represents continuation of the existing cooperation with Orion Tip who has introduced Nsoft’s sports betting offer to its players via…

BoyleSports bucks trend to enter UK retail market

BoyleSports has confirmed it is seeking to establish a UK retail presence in the first quarter of 2019, expanding its network of 250 Irish betting offices. The bookmaker will look to complement its UK igaming license with a high-street portfolio, acquired from

SIS relaunches retail TV services

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Sports Information Services (SIS) has relaunched its retail TV service to bookmakers.   There will be a short period of transition on the SIS FACTS and SIS+ TV channels for British horse racing content from the end of 2017 when SIS’s rights for the Northern courses expire, to 1 April 2018, when horse racing content from RMG courses will be introduced...

How will Italy handle the shift to a concentrated retail market?

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Retail brings in more than 90 percent of the Italy’s annual gross gambling yield, with gaming machines accounting for a large proportion of this figure. But as Italy’s municipalities try to agree on a standard regulatory framework for betting shop licensing, legal experts predict increased restrictions on the horizon.   Despite the hype about Italy’s rapidly growing online sector, retail in...

Stan James shops implement Optima serverless EPOS

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Steve Fisher, founder and chief executive of the independent UK retail bookmaker Stan James, has revealed this week that the firm has adopted the Optima serverless electronic point of sales system (EPOS) and that it has been already installed and live in its entire estate. Fisher said: “The new Optima EPOS software platform is really helping us to do more...

Racecourse Media Group pays out £80m in 2015 broadcast fees

Racecourse Media Group Broadcast fees
Racecourse Media Group confirmed that it has paid £80m (E101m) in media rights to its 34 syndicated UK racetracks throughout 2015, representing an eight percent increase on media pay-outs for the previous year generated from licence fees of racing broadcast owners. Presenting its figures, RMG governance confirmed that 66.3m race video-streams were generated via bet to view, up from 51.8m...