Hotels in America – Standing Out in a Crowd

Hotels in America – Standing Out in a Crowd

The Industry Recovery The U.S. hotel industry has rebounded after the 2008 economic recession. In 2008, the occupancy rate of the hotel industry fell to 59.8% and fell again in 2009 to 54.6%. However, in the intervening years, as the economy rebounded, so too did the...
Convenience Stores in America – What You Need to Know

Convenience Stores in America – What You Need to Know

By the Numbers The Convenience Store, or C-store, industry generates large amounts of annual revenue in the United States. In 2018, there were approximately 153,237 convenience stores in America.[i] These stores sold $661.4 billion dollars’ worth of goods in 2018,...
Casinos & Cash – The Numbers You Need to See

Casinos & Cash – The Numbers You Need to See

By the Numbers Gambling is big business in the United States. Big Business. According to a June 2019 report by the American Gaming Association (AGA), 2018 gaming revenue for U.S. commercial casinos reached an all-time high of $41.7 billion dollars, which was up 3.5%...