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Global Signs Ad Deal With Tyne and Wear Metro’s Nexus

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Global, the Media & Entertainment Group has signed a major advertising deal with Nexus, operator of the Tyne and Wear Metro, following a competitive tender pitch. The new agreement sees Global appointed as the exclusive outdoor advertising partner across Metro’s 60 stations – including four of the major city centre stations in Newcastle, Central, Monument, […]

Park Outdoor Grows Its Digital Billboard Footprint with @Daktronics

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Passersby in Chemung County, New York, will notice a change in their daily commute. Park Outdoor Advertising installed two double-sided, 16-millimeter digital billboards from Daktronics along College Avenue and the intersection of East Water Street and Madison Avenue in Elmira, New York. Kerry Leipold, vice president of the Fingers Lake division told us “The signs […]

Ocean’ New @Daktronics Screen in London’s Kensington Shopping and Commuter Hub

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Premium out-of-home media owner Ocean Outdoor has extended its premium London portfolio with the launch of Kensington’s first full motion, large format digital screen. The landscape screen, which measures 5.5 metres wide by two metres high, is located above the exit to Kensington Arcade and faces High Street Kensington tube station which has an annual […]

#InfoComm20 Call For Presentations

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

You’ve been in the AV industry and you’ve seen some things; You’ve worked on projects that have gone smoothly and other that haven’t. Guess what? All those lessons you’ve learned are valuable teaching opportunities that others in the AV field want to hear about. That’s why you should present at #InfoComm20. Where do you start? […]

Why Build When You Can Buy, Why Buy When You Can Rent?

Monday, August 19th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

I’m fully aware of the need to continually innovate and shake up agendas at any of the Ministry of New Media events that I help organise – after all, conference organisers are only as good as their last event. When I am long gone, I want people to remember that I always strived to do […]

ITV Sport #RWC2019 @OceanOutdoorUK Partnership

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Premium digital out-of-home media operator Ocean Outdoor has secured a new partnership with ITV Sport to broadcast highlights and live England games from the Rugby World Cup 2019 as it happens in Japan. Under the terms of the deal, highlights will be carried across multiple large format digital screens in six UK cities, giving sports […]

Next Level Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Peerless-AV, an award-winning designer and manufacturer of innovative audio and video solutions and accessories, announced the newest generation of electric vehicle charging stations, created in partnership with Volta. Together they provide a seamless, simple and free charging experience that fuels transportation while inspiring positive change in the adoption of electric vehicles. This completely reimagined charging […]

SIS Digital Vision Ltd, SIS Digital Media Ltd, @8OutdoorMedia Ltd, Solutions in Steel Ltd All in Administration

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Ben Woodthorpe, Simon Jagger and Cameron Gunn were appointed Administrators of SIS Digital Vision Ltd, SIS Digital Media Ltd, 8 OutdoorMedia Ltd and Solutions in Steel Ltd on Friday August 9, 2019. We told those who would listen early last week that Administrators had been called in to oversee the future of these companies and […]

The Co-Op UK Wide Weather, Time of Day & Location Data Campaign

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Co-op has launched a nationwide dynamic digital out of home campaign that uses weather, time of day and location data, along with major events, to trigger contextually relevant ads for more than 20 of its summer food products. Devised by Posterscope, in collaboration with Carat, the campaign aims to reach people looking for tasty […]

Old Port of Montreal Gets iGotcha Media Digital Kiosks

Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

iGotcha Media, a digital interactive studio specialised in building memorable screen-based customer experiences, this week announced a partnership with the Old Port of Montreal Corporation, a Canada Lands Company, to deploy digital kiosks that welcome guests and provide helpful information. Montreal’s Old Port is the most visited recreational and tourist site in Canada, receiving more […]