7th January 2020 | By contenteditor Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter 888 set to hit 2019 targets after strong finish to year 888 Holdings has said it is on track to achieve adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) in line with expectations for 2019, after the online gaming operator was boosted by a record revenue performance in December. Email Address 888 Holdings has said it is on track to achieve adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) in line with expectations for 2019, after the online gaming operator was boosted by a record revenue performance in December.Although the operator did not publish any figures, it said in a post-close trading update that its performance during the 12 months to 31 December, 2019 was underpinned by ongoing success with its Orbit casino platform and further growth in sports betting.In terms of casino, 888 said though poker remained challenging over the past year, it was pleased with the first-phase roll out of its new Poker 8 poker platform in the second half of the year.888 plans to add a number of new product features to the platform in 2020, as well as rolling out the final-phase platform across all poker markets.Focusing on geographical performance, 888 said that it continued to increase revenue in the UK as a result of efforts to engage with recreational customers. In Italy, 888 saw further growth during the second half of the year, primarily due to the continued success of its casino business.For the Spanish market, 888 noted that the launch of competitors’ shared poker liquidity networks between Spain, Portugal and France impacted revenue in the country. However the operator said it was encouraged by the early performance of its shared liquidity network between Portugal and Spain, which launched in July.In addition, 888 highlighted continued progress in the Swedish and Romanian regulated markets throughout the past year, resulting in the percentage of revenue generated from regulated markets increasing year-on-year.“The group has delivered solid progress in the second half of the financial year underpinned by continued momentum in casino and sport,” 888 chief executive Itai Pazner said. “We are very encouraged by the growth in new customers during 2019 with a record of more than one million new customers signing up to 888’s brands during the year.”Following the acquisition of Irish sports betting operator Betbright in March, Pazner added that the operator will continue to invest to support its long-term growth plans.“The post-merger integration plan is progressing in line with expectations and 888 remains on track to launch its first proprietary sport product during the first half of 2020,” he said. “New product development has remained a key focus and competitive advantage for 888 and the success of our Orbit platform across multiple regulated markets during 2019 has been a major achievement for the group.“We have delivered a strong recovery in our UK business underpinned by a clear and unwavering focus on entertaining recreational customers in a safe and secure environment. Continuous investment in further enhancing responsible gaming processes and tools across all markets will remain a key focus for the group.“888 has entered 2020 with good momentum across several regulated European markets and, underpinned by further investment in our team, marketing and product development, we remain focused on achieving further progress in the US.” Topics: Casino & games Finance Sports betting Strategy Poker Tags: Card Rooms and Poker Casino & games AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter
SNS popular Internet has several years, people for his familiarity are from Facebook to 51.Com, grow with each passing day, happy net, from "sohu.com" launched the "white society" to "mop.com net" on the gang, Tencent.com launched the idea of SNS joy, imitating Buddha everywhere, not only the beach quietly large web sites, but subtly show people a new life attitude, Shirupozhu development. So insiders said that the rise of the SNS boom is revealing a new historical mission of the information age.
proved the accuracy of the above conclusions, closer to the business and business based on B2B distance, the involvement of SNS, further narrowing the distance between the business people, truly realize the interconnection of information on the Internet and people. Therefore, SNS and B2B in breaking the barriers of information communication, combined with the trend of the development of the Internet, is inevitable in the inevitable.
and SNS into the B2B site full of commercial atmosphere adds a bit of entertainment means, more humane, the user can talk about business friends, business in dating, the so-called "many, fast, good, province" both.
for these, there have been many B2B e-commerce platform creators have come to realize, and have to test the waters of the SNS field. As the popularity of the network to introduce SNS elements; SNS horizon breakthrough, enter the B2B, this kind of example be too numerous to enumerate. In the vertical B2B class, also emerged in the SNS field of the signs of the site.
prestigious gasgoo saw the development trend in the field of automotive parts, launched major initiatives, directly to the SNS B2B website on implantation of auto parts. Recently, the automotive service industry supporting the procurement professionals "concept of the construction of the" matching purchase house "channel in gasgoo officially launched, and become a large number of auto parts buyers mind paradise. The channel is the business community for the domestic market, its purpose is to provide convenient to find suppliers and purchasing knowledge learning channels at the same time supporting the purchaser to provide an effective platform for buyers to meet suppliers.
since its launch, will be warmly welcomed by auto parts procurement, registered as the number of members of the community are rising, it is driven by the activity of the whole car network platform.
China is a class society, the development of SNS will also be bound to the development of vertical segments of the field, emphasizing the aggregation of human resources at the same time, but also to serve the needs of each industry segment users. Popularization and entertainment is the orientation and purpose of the integrated SNS community, and the starting point of the community of the subdivision, professional, practical or vertical B2B website.
gasgoo auto combine SNS with B2B, not only emphasis on building human resources between auto parts procurement, and pay more attention to their mutual learning and exchange, as well as buyers purchasing knowledge to improve their.