London, England (April 10, 2018) – Volfoni, the leading European provider of 3D technology, today announced that Cineworld Group (LON:CINE), one of the leading cinema groups in Europe, has selected Volfoni for a 3D cinema systems rollout across multiple cities and countries in Europe.
Cineworld Group is the second largest cinema group in Europe, and is listed on the London Stock exchange. It owns and operates four brands, across nine territories including: Cineworld Cinemas, Cinema City, Picture House, and Yes Planet. The Group operates in nine countries: UK, Poland, Israel, Hungary, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia and Ireland with more than 2000 screens. Last year, the Group achieved over 100 million customer admissions across all its cinemas.
Cineworld selected Volfoni for their 3D cinema systems and deployed a combination of Volfoni’s products, including the highly efficient SmartCrystal™ NEO series and the award-winning SmartCrystal™ Diamond series. The deployment is across multiple countries, including the UK, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania and Slovakia.
“At Cineworld, we always give the best experience to our audience and we always use top technical equipment,” said Ilan Schor, VP Technical of Cineworld Group. “Volfoni has demonstrated the technical expertise, with innovative and high-performance products, backed by strong technical support, to deliver a solution that will meet our needs. We believe that by using Volfoni’s equipment we can maintain our high standard in general and in 3D screening in particular.”
“We see an increasing demand for high-performance and high-efficiency 3D cinema systems from our customers. Cinemas need advanced 3D systems to improve their operational efficiency and deliver brighter 3D projection for a better audience experience,” said Alain Chamaillard, Chief Sales Officer of Volfoni. “We are thrilled to have been selected by Cineworld for their 3D cinema technology requirements. Volfoni is well poised to answer this growing demand with our high-performance and high-efficiency product portfolio.”
Volfoni’s 3D cinema business unit continues its growth momentum in the marketplace across multiple regions with significant projects announced or to-be-announced in different geographies.