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Relativity Media and Lions Gate Illustrate Film Industry Volatility

by Michael McLellan

August 26, 2015

Hollywood Volatility

The movie business has not suffered as badly as the music and television industries in the digital age. However, ...

Growing Demand for Movie Theater Security

by Amy Schein

August 21, 2015

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A handful of high-profile attacks at movie theaters over the last three years, resulting in shootings at cinemas in ...

How Hilton’s Diversity Helps It Dominate the Hotel Business

by Michael McLellan

July 29, 2015

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Companies operating in the travel, lodging, leisure, and hospitality industries have their ups and downs. Competition ...

Who Really Won the Tour de France?

by Lynett Oliver

July 27, 2015

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The winner of the 2015 Tour de France is ostensibly Britain’s Chris Froome, who finished the 21-day race in ...

Why Restaurant IPOs Keep Coming Freaky Fast

by Michael McLellan

June 12, 2015

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The latest trend in the fast-casual restaurant business is going public. A heaping helping of restaurant companies have ...

Which CEOs Get the Biggest Bucks?

by Amy Schein

June 1, 2015

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The list of 2014’s highest-paid CEOs is in. Executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press ...

IRS Proposes Lower Threshold for Taxing Casino Winnings

by Rob Heidrick

May 18, 2015

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US casino operators are pushing back against a proposal by the Internal Revenue Service to reduce the threshold at ...

Is Fast-Food King McDonald’s in Trouble?

by Michael McLellan

April 22, 2015

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McDonald’s added almost 1,000 locations worldwide during 2014, with an emphasis on European and Asian markets. ...

Why Casinos Are Struggling to Contain Costs

by Michael McLellan

April 21, 2015

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Most gamblers and casual observers assume casinos make money hand over fist. But even with billions in revenue, some ...

Travel Industry, Take Note: Here Come the Baby Boomers

by Catherine Colbert

April 13, 2015

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Catering to Boomer trekkers should prove to be a boon for the travel industry in 2015. Americans age 50 and older plan ...

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