Revenue Increase in Ohio’s (Smokefree) Racinos

Ohio’s (smokefree) racino revenue jumps in January while casinos’ business flat

Columbus Dispatch – February 8, 2016

http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/business/2016/02/08/racino-revenue-jumps.html

Ohio’s racinos had a strong month in January, with revenue up 9 percent from a year earlier, and up 7.5 percent at Columbus’ Scioto Downs. … Most of the state’s racinos — racetracks that have added slot machines — had a very good month; Northfield Park, Mahoning and the Cincinnati area’s Belterra Park all reaped double-digit-percentage increases in revenue compared with January 2015. Only the Cleveland area’s ThistleDown saw a decrease in business. …