If you were to look at the statistics around betting shops alone as a representation of the Gaming industry you would see a noticeable and steady decline of usage across the last 5 Years. A 4% decline in the number of stores doesn’t sound like a lot, but this coupled with a 27% increase in Gaming Machine takings in store across the same period highlights a growing movement of Younger Gamblers adopting newer ways to play the odds against the bookies.
The traditional bingo hall is another area of the gaming industry that has taken a hit with a 13% decrease in physical stores since its peak in 2013. But again a rise in Gaming machines located at the premises from of 130% since 2011 has changed the way the market thinks about Bingo. Continue reading “THE RISE OF THE ONLINE CASINO INDUSTRY”