The Golden Age of Free Play
A considerable amount of debate has occurred over the costs of free slot play, how to account for it, measuring its impact on profitability, calculating its effect on slot hold and other metrics. What has not been explored are the hidden benefits of free slot play.
Indeed, free slot play can have a profound and positive impact on customer satisfaction, the casino’s profit an loss statement and even the privilege taxes the casino pays on gaming revenue. The industry may in fact be in the midst of a golden age of free play—an age that may soon vanish. Until that time, customers, casino leadership and even the gaming organization’s chief financial officer can enjoy free play’s hidden benefits.View Full Article