LONGUEUIL, QC, June 26, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc.
(TSX: DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, announced today
its first agreement with Marcus Theatres®, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), for the installation of 29 D-BOX MFX Systems in the exhibitor's Duluth
Cinema in Duluth, Minn.
"As one of the top 10 exhibitors in the U.S. with nearly 700 screens,
this agreement with Marcus Theatres continues to support our expansion
plan in North America. It reinforces our leadership in the market and
helps raise the visibility of D-BOX overall," stated President and CEO
of D-BOX Technologies, Claude Mc Master.
"We are very excited to include D-BOX as part of our new UltraScreen® auditorium at the Duluth Cinema. D-BOX's innovative
motion-effect technology will make our 65-foot-wide UltraScreen a truly state-of-the-art moviegoing experience and we look
forward to the possibility of expanding the motion systems to other
Marcus locations," said Bruce Olson, President of Marcus Theatres.
For a complete listing of theatres offering the D-BOX experience and a
guide to new movies, visit www.d-box.com
ABOUT MARCUS THEATRES
Marcus Theatres®, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), is the sixth largest theatre circuit in the United States
and currently owns or manages 695 screens at 56 locations in Wisconsin,
Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and Ohio. For more
information, please visit www.marcustheatres.com and follow the company on Facebook and Twitter (@Marcus_Theatres).
ABOUT THE MARCUS CORPORATION
Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, The Marcus Corporation is a leader in the lodging and entertainment industries, with
significant company-owned real estate assets. In addition to its Marcus Theatres division, the company's lodging division, Marcus Hotels & Resorts, owns or manages 18 hotels, resorts and other properties in nine
states. For more information, visit the company's web site at www.marcuscorp.com.
D-BOX Technologies Inc. designs, manufactures and markets cutting-edge
motion systems intended mainly for the entertainment and industrial
simulation industries. This unique and patented technology, D-BOX
Motion Code, uses motion effects specifically programmed for each
visual content which are sent to a motion system integrated into either
a platform or a seat. The resulting motion is perfectly synchronized
with the on-screen action, thus creating an unmatched realistic
immersive experience. As of today, many Hollywood studios offer D-BOX
Motion Code on their motion pictures in commercial theatres, on DVDs
and Blu-rays. By reaching agreements with various industry leaders,
D-BOX's award-winning motion technology is gradually proving itself as
a new global standard. D-BOX is a public company whose shares are
traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol DBO.
D-BOX® and D-BOX Motion Code® are registered trademarks of D-BOX Technologies Inc. Other names are
for informational purposes only and may be trademarks of their
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