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Coronavirus shutdown forces Atlantic City casinos to instigate mass layoffs

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Eleven days after being ordered to close in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and yesterday reportedly saw most of the nine casinos in Atlantic City finally provide their employees with temporary layoff notices. According to a Thursday report from The Press of Atlantic City newspaper, the move means that approximately 16,000 former casino ...

HardRockCasino.com unveils “world’s first” remote-controlled slot machines at Hard Rock Atlantic City

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Brick-and-mortar players in New Jersey who are apprehensive about gambling online now have an option. Now, all that’s needed to “hit the slots” from the comfort of home is a valid internet gambling account with Hard Rock, after on Monday Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino unveiled the world’s first remote-controlled slot machines. HardRockCasino.com partnered ...

Hard Rock International unhappy with Atlantic City reception

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The boss for American casino operator, Hard Rock International, has reportedly expressed disappointment that Atlantic City hasn’t done more to welcome his firm into its community. According to multiple reports including those published by the online news domains at CalvinAyre.com and ACPrimeTime.com, Jim Allen serves as Chairman for Hard Rock International and was on ...

New investigation highlights Atlantic City oversaturation concerns

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In New Jersey and a new state-backed investigation has reportedly determined that the nine-casino market of Atlantic City is currently oversaturated and that this state of affairs may be hampering local operators as they endeavor to invest in their venues. According to a Sunday report from Casino.org, the study from Rutgers University’s Edward J ...