The tumbling fortunes of Macau’s casinos

The tumbling fortunes of Macau’s casinos

Nov 19, 2015

Without doubt it has been an interesting couple of years for Macau’s casinos sector, but the forecasts now being released for 2016 show no sign of things getting easier for the world’s largest gambling destination. Macau is forecasting that combined revenue from casinos will be around USD$25 billion in 2016 – that sounds like an incredibly big number, and...

Japan embraces casino culture

Japan embraces casino culture

Nov 10, 2015

In terms of retail and consumer trends, it is always interesting to keep an eye on Japan. While there are a lot of things that are unique about this extraordinary country, from a consumer perspective they tend to be at the forefront of emerging trends and developments. This is why it is interesting to see reports about a new demographic being targeted by...