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article Google Ireland fined €100,000 for serving up gambling ads in Italy (10/23/2020)
(Ireland) -- Google Ireland has been fined €100,000 by Italy’s communications regulator Agcom for violating rules around gambling advertisements. Agcom...
article Google under fire from AGCOM over gambling ads (9/4/2020)
(Italy) -- AGCOM, Italy’s federal communications and advertising authority, has launched an investigation into Google, which will determine whether its search...
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Macau Gaming

article All six Macau concessionaires confirm sponsorship of Asian Gaming Power 50 (10/12/2020)
(Macau) -- Inside Asian Gaming has announced that all six of Macau’s concessionaires have confirmed their sponsorship of the Asian Gaming Power 50 Gala Dinner, to...
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Maryland Gaming

article Gambling companies have spent more than $2M on sports betting ads in Maryland. Here's why (10/11/2020)
(Maryland) -- Gambling companies have spent more than $2 million trying to persuade Maryland voters to approve sports betting, according to the latest campaign finance...
article Gambling companies spend more than $2M on sports betting ads (10/10/2020)
(Maryland) -- Gambling companies have spent more than $2 million trying to persuade Maryland voters to approve sports betting, according to the latest campaign finance...
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Online Gaming

article John Goodman takes on most challenging role yet: A talking fingertip in an online casino ad (10/10/2020)
(Internet) -- Actor and international treasure John Goodman has enjoyed a long career filled with varied and engaging roles in comedies and dramas alike. Now, an online...
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eSports

article How Honda and Nestlé make authentic connections through esports (10/8/2020)
(Internet) -- Global esports revenue is once again expected to surpassed $1 billion this year, and is projected to exceed $1.5 billion in 2023. As the industry continues...
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Sports Betting

article Which US Sportsbook Brand Do People Recognize The Most? (10/8/2020)
(USA) -- Hardly a day goes by without another US state setting a new high for sports betting activity. While state reports track revenue and handle, they don’t...
article With Sports Bettors Stuck at Home, ESPN Sees Opportunity to Tap Into Viewer Thirst for Useful Wager Info (9/16/2020)
(Internet) -- ESPN kicked off a YouTube channel this week focused on sports betting as it tries to capitalize on the increasing demand for online content related to the...
article ESPN Kicks Off YouTube Sports Betting Channel, ‘Bet’ Show (9/14/2020)
(Internet) -- Broadcast titan ESPN is enlarging its sports reach — this time on the streaming sports-betting front.
article NBC Sports Names PointsBet as Official Sports Betting Partner (8/28/2020)
(Connecticut) -- NBCUniversal and PointsBet announced a multi-year, $500 million partnership by which PointsBet becomes the official sports betting partner of NBC Sports.
article The new college student craze: Sports gambling (2/20/2020)
(USA) -- The days of only being able to bet on sports in a casino are officially coming to a close since online sports gambling is quickly gaining popularity. The...
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Sports Leagues

article Online casino operator Twin taps Bruce Buffer as its new ambassador (9/23/2020)
(Internet) -- Anyone who follows Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) knows Bruce Buffer. He has been a regular announcer for events for the past 24 years, earning him...
article Ravens, Maryland Lottery team up for hundreds of thousands in prizes (7/20/2020)
(Maryland) -- Although the 2020 football season may look a little different than past years, the Maryland Lottery and the Baltimore Ravens are teammates for the 12th...
article Can anything be done to stop the rise and rise of gambling company sponsorship in sport? (5/19/2020)
(UK) -- In football, anyone remember the Watney Cup? The pre-season tournament - sponsored by brewers Watney Mann - lasted for four years in the early 1970s, and was...
article It looks like a D.C. United-Caesars partnership is just about wrapped up (2/7/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- D.C. United is finalizing a partnership with Caesars Entertainment Corp. (NASDAQ: CZR) that would likely bring a sportsbook to Audi Field. With the...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

press release Were Low Room Rates To Blame For A Wild Labor Day Weekend? (9/15/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Judging from social media last week, Las Vegas was one of the most dangerous places to be. But was it? There were viral videos of fights — including...
article 'Keep your mask up, let your hair down': Las Vegas launches pandemic-conscious commercial (9/8/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Tourism authorities trying to draw people to The Strip have taken a new approach: Pitching Las Vegas as the place to let loose – in a mask. That...
press release M Resort Spa Casino celebrates reopening and announces 'no resort fee summer' (6/25/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- M Resort Spa Casino would like to celebrate its recent June 4 reopening and #welcomeback its loyal guests by offering those in search of a summer escape...
article Las Vegas set to get new ad with casino reopening (6/9/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- The rapidly changing landscape of COVID-19 and unrest surrounding the death of George Floyd have played havoc on the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors...
article Odds Heavily Favor R&R Partners Again Winning Las Vegas Marketing Contract (2/17/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- R&R Partners has held the marketing contract with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) for decades. But that could change in 2020.
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COVID-19

article Casinos are getting creative to combat the coin shortage (9/9/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- At El Cortez Hotel & Casino in downtown Las Vegas, the sounds of gamblers putting loose change into machines and the ka-ching sound when they hit a...
press release Casino Marketing & Technology Conference Postponed (5/8/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Casino Marketing & Technology Conference, which was scheduled to be held July 14-16 at Caesars Palace, has been moved to November 9-12 at Bally's...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Hard Rock

article TV commercial promoting Bristol casino now airing (9/9/2020)
(Virginia) -- The campaign to elicit votes for the proposed Hard Rock Bristol Hotel and Casino hit the airwaves Tuesday. A TV commercial featuring local business owners...
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Santa Ana Pueblo

press release Santa Ana Star Center to change name (9/9/2020)
(New Mexico) -- The City of Rio Rancho will spend about $20,000 to change the name of Santa Ana Star Center to Rio Rancho Events Center, on top of no longer having...
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Penn National

article Why Penn National Rebranded Its Social Casino To MyChoice (8/24/2020)
(USA) -- Penn National Gaming announced last week that it would release a new play money casino app, powered by Game Account Network (GAN). The app will use the branding...
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Black Lives Matter

article Crowdfunding campaign places Black Lives Matter billboard in Pendleton (7/28/2020)
(Oregon) -- Those traveling west through Pendleton can now look up and to the right to see an example of the area’s local connection to the Black Lives Matter...
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UK Gambling

article Gambling companies could lose their shirts (7/13/2020)
(UK) -- Banning betting companies from being front-of-shirt sponsors is "one of the most obvious things to do" within the new Gambling Act in the UK, MP...
article Influential group of MPs calls for total ban on gambling advertising (6/15/2020)
(UK) -- Gambling adverts should be banned, an influential group of more than 50 MPs and peers has concluded in a report that calls for the biggest shake-up of Britain...
article GVC wins one, loses one in UK gambling ad watchdog rulings (6/3/2020)
(UK) -- UK gambling operator GVC Holdings has won one fight and lost another with the country’s advertising watchdog. On Wednesday, the Advertising Standards...
article Gambling firms' social messages are ‘thinly veiled’ adverts, say MPs (5/10/2020)
(UK) -- Gambling firms are undermining their pledge not to advertise during lockdown by showing “thinly veiled” commercials disguised as social...
article Bookmakers are accused of trying to lure back problem gamblers during coronavirus lockdown (4/19/2020)
(UK) -- Bookmakers have been accused of using ‘predatory’ tactics to lure back former gambling addicts during the coronavirus lockdown. With betting shops...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan Sun Introduces AAA Partnership to Momentum Reward Program (7/10/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun is proud to announce a new Momentum partnership with the American Automobile Association (AAA). Through the award-winning loyalty rewards...
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DraftKings

article GVC, MGM Pledge To Spend ‘Whatever It Takes’ With DraftKings In Their Sights (7/8/2020)
(USA) -- GVC pledged Wednesday to spend “whatever it takes” to ensure its US joint venture, Roar Digital, ends up on top of the US sports betting pile with...
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Europe Gaming

article Germany’s online casinos set TV advertising limits (7/7/2020)
(Germany) -- Online gambling operators licensed by the German state of Schleswig-Holstein have agreed on new self-imposed advertising limits they hope will placate...
article Spain issues new online gambling ad limits during virus lockdown (3/31/2020)
(Spain) -- Spain’s online gambling operators have been told to restrict their marketing efforts to avoid taking advantage of problem gamblers on lockdown during...
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Malta Gaming

article SkyCity online casino warned about promoting wares to Kiwi customers (7/7/2020)
(New Zealand) -- New Zealand casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has been warned by the government that its Malta-licensed online casino was flouting local...
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Foxwoods

article Fans allowed to attend Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 NASCAR Cup Series race at NHMS (6/29/2020)
(New Hampshire) -- New Hampshire Motor Speedway officials announced on Thursday fans will be allowed to attend the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 NASCAR Cup Series race on...
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Nevada Gaming

article Fresh marketing campaigns aim to get customers back in casinos (6/4/2020)
(Nevada) -- With the doors of Nevada casinos opening Thursday, companies are rolling out fresh marketing campaigns to get customers through them. And, while some...
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Video Gaming

article EA Sports retains 'Madden NFL' exclusive video game rights (5/28/2020)
(Internet) -- The Madden NFL video game series will be the only game of its kind on the market for years to come after publisher Electronic Arts struck terms on a...
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Shinnecock Tribe

press release Shinnecock Tribe Wins Right to Keep Electronic Billboard on Long Island (5/20/2020)
(New York) -- The Shinnecock Indian Nation got a victory in New York state Supreme Court in its fight to keep its electronic billboard, built on a right-of-way along...
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San Manuel Tribe

article Raiders' Move to Las Vegas Has Led to Ridiculous Increase in Corporate Money (4/19/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Some teams need a jersey change, new stadium, or QB shuffle to wake them up after a long period of doldrums. In the case of the Las Vegas Raiders,...
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Australia Gaming

article Australian broadcaster warned over breaching gambling advert regulations (3/20/2020)
(Australia) -- The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has told broadcaster Nine to prove compliance with gambling advertising rules, after it was found...
article ACMA takes action against Nine over gambling ads breach (3/19/2020)
(Australia) -- The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has taken action against Nine for breaching gambling advertising rules during online streams of...
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MGM Resorts

article After the pandemic, Costa at MGM to go full steam ahead with Italian rebranding (3/19/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- It’s been a hard break for Gary Evangelista and the staff at Costa at MGM Springfield. Just after the restaurant reopened after a rebranding,...
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New York Gaming

article Ad Campaign Begins for Mobile Sports Betting in New York (3/5/2020)
(New York) -- A TV ad campaign this week was launched to push for mobile sports betting legalization in New York. The six-figure ad purchase has the campaign airing in...
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Oklahoma Gaming

article Confusion surrounded new state brand (3/3/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- Nearly three weeks after Oklahoma’s new state brand was unveiled, tens of thousands of Oklahomans have made it known that they aren’t fans. On...
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PokerStars

article TSG to launch PokerStars Sports brand and TV advertising for PokerStars Casino in 2020 (2/28/2020)
(Wall Street) -- The Stars Group Inc. (TSG) reported Thursday its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2019 and provided additional...
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Choctaw Nation

article Ad for Casino Appears on Side of ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ (2/25/2020)
(Texas) -- A casino took advantage of Dallas' newest landmark Tuesday night, projecting an ad onto the side of the "Leaning Tower of Dallas." An ad for...
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Prairie Band Potawatomi

article Prairie Band One Stop Casino geared towards ages 18-21 (2/6/2020)
(Kansas) -- Prairie Band Casino & Resort has expanded outside of its original venue and has given young adults the opportunity to dabble in gambling. Prairie Band...
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Other News

article Cree model Ashley Callingbull is the new face of Nike (6/22/2020)
(Indian Country) -- Enoch Cree Nation activist, model and former Mrs. America Ashley Callingbull has become the new face of the N7 Nike campaign. The Albertan made the...
article National ad campaign promotes Thoroughbred racing: Still. Running. Strong. (5/29/2020)
(Kentucky) -- The Breeders’ Cup and The Jockey Club have launched a national ad campaign titled “Still. Running. Strong.” to promote Thoroughbred...
article ASA: The volume of gambling ads is driving distrust of advertising (2/27/2020)
(Worldwide) -- The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has raised concerns that gambling operators could be using technology to target their advertising at vulnerable...
article Spain Proposes Crackdown on Gambling Advertising (2/21/2020)
(Spain) -- Spain's consumer protection minister Alberto Garzon unveiled plans on Friday for a crackdown on advertising by gambling companies and casinos to address...
article Spain to consider gambling advertising restrictions (2/21/2020)
(Spain) -- Alberto Garzón, Minister of Consumer Affairs for Spain, has outlined plans to restrict gambling advertising in the country. Garzón is a member of the Unidas...
article Why are so many countries starting to prohibit gambling advertisements? (2/20/2020)
(Worldwide) -- While online gambling is changing the way people interact with casino games, governments for countries all over the world are implementing new legislation...
article Officials Alter Oklahoma Branding Website Language Excluding Native Americans (2/19/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- Oklahoma officials were forced to revise the language on a new state branding website after backlash over its exclusion of Native Americans’...
article MansionBet announce Hayley Turner as racing brand ambassador (2/11/2020)
(UK) -- Triple Group One winning jockey, Hayley Turner OBE, has today been announced as MansionBet’s racing brand ambassador. Considered the most successful UK...
press release Parimatch continue “aggressive” affiliate approach into 2020 (2/2/2020)
(Worldwide) -- As one of the leading established brands in the iGaming market, Parimatch is no stranger to using innovation to make a mark in the betting market and 2019...
article Betsson loses challenge of Dutch gambling marketing laws (1/26/2020)
(Netherlands) -- Online gambling operator Betsson has lost a challenge of a Netherlands law prohibiting the publishing of text that promotes gambling products. On...
article Willits casino offers employment to The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (1/16/2020)
(California) -- Sherwood Valley Casino announced last week that they had contacted the Royal Household of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan, and...
article BGC Recommends A Total Ban on Gambling Ads Based On Latest Study (1/8/2020)
(Belgium) -- The Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) released a detailed report on gambling advertising, focused on the ads found during last year’s playoffs of the...
article 'Visit Carson City' launches rebranding of website and logo (12/31/2019)
(Nevada) -- The Carson City Culture and Tourism Authority's, "Visit Carson City," has launched a rebrand of the website and logo for the New Year.
article Atlantis Chef shows us how to make Christmas dishes at home (12/23/2019)
(Nevada) -- With Christmas just a few days away, many of us are stressed about what to cook for the big family gathering. This morning we spoke to the Atlantis Casino...
article BLOG: Onward Pioneers: Visit Billings’s Manifest Destiny Tourism Campaign (12/17/2019)
(Montana) -- A couple of months ago, I was driving back from a hunting trip in southeast Montana and a billboard in Lockwood caught my eye. The text reads: Onward...
article Local culinary teams to face off in Gingerbread Build-Off at Northern Quest Sunday (12/6/2019)
(Washington) -- What's Christmas without gingerbread cookie houses? For the first time, Northern Quest Resort and Casino is hosting the 15th annual gingerbread...
article OP/ED: We need to stop selling the lottery as the path to the good life (11/30/2019)
(New York) -- The advent of government-organized gambling, in the form of state lotteries, is one of our age’s most unnoticed social transformations. Before 1964,...
article What Does a Casino Want From Its CRM? Everything About Its Gamblers (11/28/2019)
(USA) -- Since the first online gambling site opened in the Caribbean in 1995, the internet gambling industry has mushroomed and posed a threat to brick-and-mortar...
press release Win Systems united the main operators in Mexico to present its new generation of products (11/27/2019)
(Mexico) -- Win Systems, the leading provider in the gaming and entertainment industry, held an event at the prestigious Saint Regis Hotel in Mexico City where the main...
article ASAI raps "offensive, anti-English" Paddy Power ad (11/26/2019)
(UK) -- The Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland (ASAI) has upheld complaints that argued a press and social media advertisement from Paddy Power was, “...

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