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The Rank Group announces directorate change

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The Rank Group Plc has announces that Alan Morgan, Managing Director Retail, has tendered his resignation to the board and will be leaving the business on 31 July 2019 to pursue other opportunities. Morgan joined Rank in 2016 to run Mecca’s retail business and progressed to lead the Group’s UK Retail division in 2017. Morgan’s day to day responsibilities will be...

Mecca Bingo Ellesmere Port set to close, say staff

Official confirmation is still pending, but Mecca E-Port looks set to close-up shop - as owners the Rank Group try to batten down the hatches. Regulars and staff at the Mecca Bingo club in Ellesmere Port are claiming that their venue will imminently shut down due to low attendance figures. Rumours circulated on social media last week that staff had been...

The Rank Group plc reaches £2m charity milestone

Last month Mecca’s senior team faced a bushtucker trial challenge as The Rank Group reached a fundraising milestone of £2m with Carers Trust. Team members from The Rank Group Plc, which owns Mecca Bingo and Grosvenor Casinos, are celebrating after reaching a fundraising milestone of £2m for deserving charity, Carers Trust. The partnership between Carers Trust and The Rank Group Plc...

Mecca Bingo target elusive student market

Leading bingo operator Rank is looking to students and younger people in a bid to boost footfall at its Mecca Bingo sites.
Leading Bingo operator Rank Group is looking to the student and younger people audience sector in a bid to boost footfall at its Mecca Bingo sites. The firm has announced that it is trialing three different event formats aimed at different age groups: students, millennials and 25-45 year olds. “The challenge will be how repeatable the business to these nights is,...

Rank Group brings gastronomy to gaming with new Luda brand

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The Luda brand, which has been designed to showcase the future of convenience gaming, has opened a new gaming venue in Walsall, UK.   Owned by The Rank Group Plc, the Luda brand claims it is the new place to "eat food, play slots, bingo and of course win". To celebrate the Walsall opening, the Park Street venue will be offering special...

Luda set to revolutionise bingo and convenience gaming

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The Rank Group has introduced a brand new concept to the bingo experience, Luda, which the company believe showcases the future of convenience gaming.   Rank, the owner of Grosvenor Casinos and Mecca Bingo clubs, has confirmed the launch of a new brand concept, Luda. The company states that the new gaming format embraces bingo’s social and community context and places it...

The Rank Group posts encouraging digital results in half-year report

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The latest half-year results have been announced by The Rank Group Plc, with strong showings across digital operations. The British gambling company, The Rank Group Plc, has confirmed its latest half-year results with a focus on digital operations and strategic progress in 2017. Rank’s group revenue saw an overall rise of 2% during the period with digital revenue performing strongly with...