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Slots not where the growth is at in Vegas

  • The number of slot machines on the Las Vegas Strip has fallen to the lowest level in more than a decade as the industry continues to shrink casino floors and convert older hardware to multi-platform machines. Th drop comes despite more casinos in the gaming mecca.
  • Casinos (MGM, WYNN, BYD, PENN, ASCA, PNK, CZR, LVS) are carving out more space for food, shopping, and shows with those categories showing stronger growth rates.
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  • chopchop0
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    it's amazing to see that transformation. LV used to be so seedy, smoky and dingy etc. Now it's high-end Cirque shows and dining.
    14 Nov 2013, 11:04 AM Reply Like
  • Yorick
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    Women, women, women...just so many guys can get on a plane and gamble alone or with buddies...need something for the ladies to do.
    14 Nov 2013, 01:59 PM Reply Like
  • chopchop0
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    "need something for the ladies to do."

     

    High-end shopping, shows, world-famous chef restaurants....
    14 Nov 2013, 02:12 PM Reply Like
  • crab45
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    Even though I don't smoke, I REALLY miss the good old sleazy 'Vegas!
    15 Nov 2013, 03:43 PM Reply Like
  • chopchop0
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    Check out Fremont street/downtown LV
    15 Nov 2013, 09:22 PM Reply Like
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