HALIFAX, July 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Empire Theatres, a Canada-wide movie
exhibition company, announced today that it has officially taken
ownership of AMC Whitby 24. The theatre will re-open its doors to
moviegoers for evening shows on July 5, 2012. Movie showtimes and
tickets are available online at empiretheatres.com.
"Empire Theatres is committed to growing our business and strategically
expanding our footprint across Canada," says Dean Leland, Vice
President of Studio and Media Relations.
"We have a proven track record of being a valued employer and
contributor in the communities where we operate and we're thrilled to
welcome the management and staff of AMC Whitby to Empire Theatres."
Moviegoers in Whitby are now able to purchase Empire Theatres movie
tickets online at empiretheatres.com, using their mobile device at
empiretheatres.mobi, and, starting this evening, at the theatre box
Empire Theatres owns and operates thirteen theatres in Ontario,
including three in the Greater Toronto Area, and three in the Ottawa
Region. In addition, Empire Theatres has announced the construction of
a new location in the iconic landmark, Lansdowne Park in Ottawa opening
About Empire Theatres Limited:
Empire Theatres Limited is a Canada-wide movie exhibition company
providing an exciting out-of-home entertainment experience including
traditional movie exhibition as well as other content using its digital
and satellite capabilities.
Empire Theatres Limited is a 100% owned subsidiary of Empire Company
Limited that owns and operates 53 theatres across Canada with 438
screens, including seven IMAX auditoriums and five Empire Extra
Empire Theatres Limited' corporate headquarters are located in
Stellarton, NS, with regional offices in Halifax, NS; Toronto, ON; and
Calgary, AB. With approximately 2,500 employees, Empire Theatres
provides excellent employment opportunities for the youth of Canada in
an exciting and energetic industry.
SOURCE EMPIRE THEATRES LIMITED
For further information:
about Empire Theatres Limited, please contact:
Megan Parsons - Manager, Marketing & Communications
Empire Theatres Limited - Halifax