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Real Estate tycoon brothers to bid for New York Mets, Newcastle United

Simon and David Reuben made a fortune in metals, and made an even bigger fortune in real estate. Now, the billionaires are going big into sports on both sides of the Atlantic, with a hefty side dose of property thrown in. The Reubens, whose fortune is estimated by the Sunday Times at more than £18B, are in talks to buy majority ownership of the New York Mets Major League Baseball team, Variety reports. The bid has, in part, been prompted by real estate development opportunities around Citi Field, sources close to the…

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What OOH activities are consumers still prepared to do?

by Randy White, CEO of White Hutchinson Leisure and Learning Group Our company has been accessing and analyzing data from surveys and polls that are being conducted on an ongoing basis, sometimes daily, by over a dozen different companies on Americans’ reaction, beliefs and changing behaviors due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We are constantly looking for poll data that gives insight on when and to what extend consumers will be returning to location-based entertainment (LBE) and leisure venues of all types, including restaurants, family entertainment centers (FEC), the movies, bowling…

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