LONGUEUIL, QC, March 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - D-BOX Technologies Inc. (TSX: DBO), a leader in innovative motion technology, announced today its first agreement with Frank Theatres, a theatre chain among the top 20 in the U.S., to install D-BOX MFX Seats in five locations along the East Coast.
The following locations are scheduled to introduce the immersive D-BOX technology: Frank Theatres' Sandhills 10 in Southern Pines, N.C.; South Cove 12 in Bayonne, N.J.; Towne 16 in Egg Harbor, N.J.; Queensgate 13 in York, Pa.; and Inlet Square 11 in Murrells Inlet, S.C.
"It gives us great pleasure to announce our first, multi-theatre agreement with Frank Theatres," said President and CEO of D-BOX Technologies, Claude Mc Master. "With nearly 260 screens in the eastern U.S., our relationship with Frank Theatres positions us for continuous growth on the East Coast."
"We take pride in offering our guests the most exceptional entertainment experience possible and that includes introducing cutting-edge technologies like D-BOX," said President and CEO of Frank Theatres, Bruce Frank. "These first five locations will present something completely new and different. We're excited to see the reaction at the box office."
For a complete listing of theatres offering the D-BOX experience and a guide to new movies, visit www.d-box.com
ABOUT FRANK THEATRES
Frank Theatres currently owns and operates 25 theatres and 256 screens in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Today, guided by 3rd generation leadership and a seasoned management team, Frank Theatres continues their growth with upcoming projects to include sites in Delray Beach, FL., Greenville, SC., Cary, NC., Holly Springs, NC., Southern Pines, NC., Ranson, WV., Willow Grove, PA., and Syracuse, NY. For more information, visit www.franktheatres.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, the 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 respective owners.
For further information:
Vice-President of Marketing
D-BOX Technologies Inc.
450-442-3003 ext. 263
Marc Jasmin CMA, President
Jasmin Financial Communications
Director of Marketing
561-776-4747 ext. 1025