LONGUEUIL, QC, April 21 /CNW Telbec/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX:
DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, announced today its
first agreement with Cobb Theatres to equip its Pinnacle 14 Theatre in
Gulf Shores, Alabama with 21 D-BOX MFX Seats.
Adding a completely new dimension to the entertainment experience,
moviegoers will actually feel sensations of motion as theatre seats
pitch, roll and heave in perfect sync with all the onscreen movie
action. The Pinnacle 14 is the first location in the state to feature
the immersive D-BOX motion technology and will be introduced to theatre
guests later this month.
"Cobb Theatres has a strong presence in the southeast, which is a region
of the U.S. where we are consistently gaining market share," said
President and Chief Executive Officer of D-BOX Technologies, Claude Mc
Master. "This is our first collaboration with Cobb Theatres and we
anticipate our partnership will continue to evolve."
"We take pride in offering the ultimate entertainment experience with
the highest quality audio and visual technologies," said Chief
Operating Officer of Cobb Theatres, Jeremy P. Welman. "With the
installation of D-BOX, we're further enhancing that experience for our
guests offering a technology unavailable anywhere else in the state."
For a complete listing of theatres offering the D-BOX experience and a
guide to new movies, visit www.d-box.com
About Cobb Theatres
Cobb Theatres, based in Birmingham, Ala., is a progressive motion
picture exhibitor operating 222 screens at 18 locations throughout the
Southeastern United States. We are committed to being the leader in
providing the ultimate entertainment experience, while maintaining a
rich heritage of family values and integrity. Consistently surpassing
our guests' expectations is a natural outgrowth of our dedication to
empowering team members to deliver excellence in guest service.
CinéBistro, the premiere cinema and dinner-and-a-movie concept, created
by Cobb Theatres is currently being developed around the country and
has seven locations in Tampa FL, Miami FL, Vail CO, Hampton VA,
Richmond VA and Atlanta, GA. For more information on Cobb Theatres or
CinéBistro, visit: www.cobbtheatres.com or www.cobbcinebistro.com.
D-BOX Technologies designs and manufactures leading edge technology
motion systems mainly suited to the needs of the entertainment
industry. With its unique, patented technology, D-BOX Motion CodeTM, uses motion effects specifically programmed for each film, TV series
or video game, which are sent to a motion generating system integrated
within either a platform or a seat. The resulting motion is perfectly
synchronized with all onscreen action, creating an unmatched realistic,
immersive experience. To date, major Hollywood Studios have D-BOX
Motion CodeTM available on feature films, DVDs and Blu-raysTM. By reaching agreements with the leaders of both the motion picture and
gaming industries, D-BOX's award-winning motion technology is gradually
proving itself as a new global standard in the entertainment world.
D-BOX is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX exchange under the
symbol DBO. For further information please see www.d-box.com
D-BOX(R) is a registered trademark and D-BOX Motion CodeTM is a trademark of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are for
informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective
SOURCE D-BOX TECHNOLOGIES INC.
For further information:
Vice-President of Marketing
D-BOX Technologies Inc.
450-442-3003 ext 263
Marc Jasmin CMA, President
Jasmin Financial Communications