Casino owners lash out at Gambling Bill

Thomas, Daniel
October 2004
Marketing Week;10/7/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p25
Trade Publication
Focuses on the reaction of casino owners on the implementation of the Gambling Bill in Great Britain. Consideration of the amount of annual turnover of gross profits by 2009; Impact of the bill on marketing; Categorization of prize and slot machines.


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