Sales rumors are currently circulating in certain casinos of the Barrière group. Currently, he plans to market the Trestraou and Cannes casinos.
However, the group is one of the most famous in France and already has several casinos in its group. If today the Barrière group is getting rid of these small casinos, it is because it mainly plans to refocus on its large casinos. Barrière thus intends to drop 9 casinos and 2 hotels.
Casino Barrière De Carnac: News Made Official To Employees
Very recently, employees have already been informed of the Barrière group’s decision to get rid of the Carnac casino. It should also be remembered that this casino is located in a locality where competition is quite fierce , because in a surrounding area of 90km, 6 establishments are already present, not counting the rooms which offer Loto games. It will also be a loss for the municipal funds. Indeed, the royalties paid by the casinos could reach 1,400,000 €. For the last year, the casino paid over € 800,000.
Casino De Trestraou: Under Study Of The Purchase Offers
Even if the information on a sale has not yet been effective, the Barrière group has already indicated its intention to put the Trestraou casino up for sale. In particular, a study on the purchase offers is already underway. Bruno Cagnon, national delegate of the group’s operations, said that several groups are interested in taking over the business. No decision has yet been made, however the site manager is already in the study phase.
However, if one believes the steps taken by Barrière, the sale will indeed take place, because the employees have already been informed of their intention and of the study of the proposals currently being made. A meeting was also held in the presence of casino employees. As a reminder, the Trestraou casino was sold by its owner, Éric le Biez, to the barrier group in 1998. Since 2012, Barrière has obtained an 18-year operating right, which has caused a difference of opinion within of the town hall and the various political groups in the city. It should be noted that the Trestraou casino began to operate in 1923. If the sale is concluded, the casino will be sold for the 4th time.