Tag Archives: Mintel study
- Land based casinos should love online gambling
September 2, 2010
A heated battle is brewing between thousands of online poker players and California’s largest land-based casino. It began in July when Commerce Casino Vice President Tom Malkasian voiced his opposition to current proposals to legalize Internet gambling in testimony before the House Financial Service Committee. And Commerce Casino isn’t alone....
- 12% of Americans visited online gambling site last year
February 23, 2010
A new Mintel study claims that the number of Americans making trips to land-based casinos has fallen 14% since 2001. Of those who did patronize casinos, 27% chose the local option (an Indian casino, for example), 24% traveled to Vegas, while only 12% chose Atlantic City as their destination of...