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CinemaCon, Las Vegas—Mar 27, 2014
GDC Technology Seals VPF Agreements in Peru with Cinestar Multicines and UVK Multicines
GDC Technology Limited ("GDC Technology"), a world leading digital cinema solutions provider, has sealed VPF agreements with two premier cinema chains in Peru, Cinestar Multicines and UVK Multicines, for their digital cinema conversion. GDC Technology will deploy its digital cinema servers to the two theatre chains in partnership with Cinema Equipment and Supplies (“CE+S”), a professional digital cinema service provider in America.
CE+S as the system integrator, will provide Cinestar Multicines and UVK Multicines with GDC Technology’s SX-3000 Standalone IMB®, as well as installation and Network Operations Center (NOC) services with their remote monitoring service product Cinevise for 24/7 proactive monitoring of UVK Multicines’ entire circuit. CE+S will spearhead the conversion of Cinestar Multicines’ 54 screens in 13 theatres and UVK Multicines’ 37 screens in 13 theatres.
Cinestar Multicines, part of the Kapur Media Group, is the second largest domestic exhibitor in Peru. “We’re delighted to partner with GDC Technology and CE+S to handle our conversion to digital,” commented Varun Kumar Kapur, Operations Manager of Kapur Media Group. “We have witnessed how their expertise in VPF programs is advancing digital conversion throughout Latin America and we look forward to unlocking the benefits of digitalized cinemas.”
“As a leading cinema in Peru, it is our focus to provide our customers with the best quality in digital cinema,” commented Monica Ubillus-Verdeguer, General Manager of UVK Multicines, "GDC Technology delivers flexible VPF terms while CE+S provides us comprehensive service support, which are both essential to driving our plan for rapid digitalization. Our passion for cinema motivates us to look always for the very best for our clients and we are happy to say we have achieved our goals.”
“We are proud that Cinestar Multicines and UVK Multicines have chosen CE+S as the system integrator for their digital deployment,” said Alex Younger, Vice President of CE+S. “We believe that with our exceptional service support coupled with GDC Technology’s VPF management capabilities, the two cinema chains will be able to offer moviegoers an incomparably compelling and thrilling cinema experience.”
“We are pleased to work with CE+S to roll-out the digital conversion for Cinestar Multicines and UVK Multicines,” said Dr. Man-Nang Chong, founder and CEO of GDC Technology. “With our years of experience in managing VPF programs in North America and Asia, GDC Technology is committed to providing the most transparent and efficient VPF programs to the exhibitors in Central and South America.”
GDC Technology Limited Contacts:
Media Contact: Tony Adamson
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About GDC Technology Limited:
GDC Technology Limited (‘GDC’) is a leading digital cinema solutions provider. GDC develops, manufactures and sells media servers, content storage systems, theatre management systems and network operations center software for the global cinema industry. GDC is a licensee of the DTS:X object-based immersive sound technology from DTS, Inc. for the development of its media servers. In addition, GDC also provides a suite of digital cinema products and services, including integrated projection systems, 3D products, projector lamps and silver screens. GDC Digital Cinema Network Limited, a GDC subsidiary, manages VPF for over 6,300 theatre screens and with more than 650 studios or motion picture distributors worldwide.
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About Cinema Equipment and Supplies:
Cinema Equipment and Supplies (CE+S) is the
undisputed global leader in digital cinema solutions. For the past 30 years,
CE+S has been a pioneer in delivering first-in-market innovative technology and
its certified technicians have deployed over 1,500 digital cinema systems
worldwide. In 2009, CE+S created the first home-grown tech support solution in
Latin America and in 2015, it revolutionized the movie industry with the launch
Cielo, a first-of-a-kind, cloud-based, remote monitoring and technical support
platform developed for the Internet of Things (IoT) era.
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About UVK Multicines:
UVK Multicines was created to bring the best of cinema technology to Peru, bringing digital sound, 99% perfect accoustic sound and the first VIP theater to our country in 1998 with the opening of its first theater. Throughout the years UVK Multicines has maintained its position in the market as a top leader in innovation, working to bring the quality of presentation as the best possible in the world. For its tenth anniversary, UVK Multicines was one of the first chains to bring 3D digital projection to Peru. Innovation is not limited to equipment in UVK Multicines, since It offers exclusively almost all of the treasures of alternative content such As the acclaimed Live Met Opera seasons, the marvelous bolshoi ballets, live concerts and thrilling sports events like the Wimbledon tennis tournament. 2 years ago, we opened the first arthouse theater in our country, bringing the best of classic movies, and arthouse and independent films from around the globe.
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About Cinestar Multicines:
Cinestar is the first theater chain with multiplex facilities in Peru. The idea came up 35 years ago from an Indian investor, who decided to back up Peru and revolutionize the market by dint of perseverance and work with new trends in both construction and customer service. Part of the Kapur Media Group, Cinestar Multicines is the second largest domestic theater chain in the country with cinemas in India.
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