Tag Archives: tropicana entertainment
- Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal to close after Labor Day due to labor strife
August 3, 2016
Atlantic City’s struggling Trump Taj Mahal casino says it plans to close its doors after failing to reach agreement with its striking unionized workforce. On Wednesday, Tony Rodio, president of the Taj’s management firm Tropicana Entertainment, announced that the Taj Mahal would close "after Labor Day weekend." The news comes...
- Atlantic City revenue dips in June as Trump Taj Mahal strike drama ratchets up
July 14, 2016
Atlantic City’s casinos suffered another brick-and-mortar revenue decline in June, and this time they can’t blame the calendar. Figures released Wednesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show land-based gaming revenue of $197.5m, down 3.6% from the same month last year and down even further from May’s $203.3m....
- Icahn threatens no $100m Taj Mahal facelift if north Jersey casinos approved
March 3, 2016
The new owner of Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino is warning that he’ll forego $100m in planned renovations if New Jersey politicians don’t back off their plans to authorize two casinos in the northern part of the state. Just days after billionaire investor Carl Icahn (pictured, holding gun) received...
- Stride Gaming acquire social gamers InfiApps; Tropicana launch TropWorld app
July 31, 2015
Casino operator Tropicana Entertainment has officially launched its new free-to-play TropWorld Casino social casino app. The TropWorld app, which was developed in conjunction with San Francisco-based social game publisher Ruby Seven Studios, is available to players around the globe using iOS, Android and Amazon tablets and smartphones. Games currently on...
- Tropicana picks Ruby Seven for social casino; Play4Fun launches in New Mexico
April 23, 2015
New Mexico’s Route 66 Casino Hotel has become the latest brick-and-mortar joint to launch Scientific Games Corporation’s Play4Fun Network social casino product. The Albuquerque-based Laguna Development Corporation’s Route 66 launched the Williams Interactive-powered Play4Fun website this week. Mobile versions of the social casino are expected to launch this summer for...
- Atlantic Club Casino found a new owner
June 2, 2014
The recently closed Atlantic Club Casino Hotel has a new owner. The Press of Atlantic City reported that Florida-based TJM Properties officially acquired the shuttered property last Thursday, paying an undisclosed amount for the casino and its 800-room hotel. The Terence McCarthy-owned real estate firm has made no indication of...
New Jersey sells bonds to fund AC casino tax appeals
September 22, 2017
Caesars, Gamblit testing skill-based games in Las Vegas
March 30, 2017