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PlayNetwork and @TouchTunes Agree to Merge

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform in North America and PlayNetwork, the leading global provider of music and branded entertainment media, have announced a definitive agreement to merge their businesses. The press release stated that the companies will leverage their complementary, best-in-class products and services to accelerate innovation and growth and to […]

Job Openings at Samsung

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Damon Crowhurst at Samsung in the UK is looking for a European Large Format Displays Product Manager and someone for a Business Development role targeting the outdoor market, DOOH, Transport and Retail. Anyone interested should email d.crowhurst@samsung.com

The 2017 DailyDOOH Travelogue

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Most of the regular industry events will be found below; we’ll probably be skipping #Infocomm17 in June unless a really good reason comes up to make us attend – even though Orlando is our favourite locale for this AV event! There are a few new events scattered in the travelogue below and some of them, […]

Shoptalk Europe, Copenhagen

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Shoptalk Europe takes place in Copenhagen October 9-11, 2017. If this event is even half as good as the recent Shoptalk held in March at the Aria in Las Vegas then it is a must if you are anyhow involved in retail. #ff @Shoptalk

Paul Matthijs Transitioning out of @Barco

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Rumour in Lost Wages last week was that Paul Matthijs, who has been at Barco since 1995 in various senior management roles was leaving his latest role as ‘SVP Retail & Advertising’ at Barco. A subsequent email to him on our return, does in fact, confirm that he is in the process of leaving.

The Global Digital Signage Conference Speaker Lineup

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The Global Digital Signage Conference takes place Thursday May 11, 2017 as part of London Digital Signage Week (May 8-12, 2017). Here is the speaker lineup: – 08.45 REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST 09.30 Welcome | Adrian J Cotterill 09.45 Music Led Me to Digital Signage, Then It All Went Wrong | James Abdool | Head of Digital […]

Hotels.com’ Captain Obvious Unveils Hotel-Scented Perfumes

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Hotels.com took over Clear Channel’s entire digital estate last Saturday with the launch of a fictitious range of hotel-scented perfumes (including ‘Touché de Fresh Sheets’, ‘Essence de Breakfast Buffet’ and ‘Eau de Free Toiletries’). It was live for a single day but still generated over 7 million impacts. This is the second time a single […]

GIG Retail Help Asda w/ Pot Noodle Twister

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

GIG Retail and Clear Channel offered brands the chance to deliver a unique April Fools’ Day this past Saturday via Clear Channel UK’s Asda Live network at Asda stores. The start of the weekend saw; ‘McVitie’s Jaffa Cheese Cakes’, ‘Strawberry Cheesecake Mini Cheddars’, ‘Meh-mite’, ‘Pot Noodle Twister’ and ‘Quorn- the power of Quorange’ landing on […]

Mexico Bans DailyDOOH In Row Over Tacos

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The owners of DailyDOOH have become involved in a a political row with the Mexican embassy in Washington, D.C. and at DSE in Las Vegas last week, it escalated to dizzying new heights when the Mexican government weighed in and banned its citizens from reading DailyDOOH.com, and any of the sites belonging to its sister company, […]

Digital Signage Expo, March 27-30, 2018

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

DSE will next take place March 27-30, 2018 The hashtag will be #dse2018