MGM Resorts and Caesars Entertainment are testing new equipment that will monitor how much someone is gambling. They want to stop serving free drinks to people who do not fit the minimum.
Time was Las Vegas casinos served free booze so you would stay and gamble — and maybe loosen up enough to play even more. Now a few big casino companies are shifting gears by rewarding certain gamblers and leaving others high and dry. h/t latimes.com
Gamblers will get free drink coupons when they hit the targeted wagers a. This system also allows the bartenders to monitor how many drinks you have had.