CinemaNext is the Ymagis Group’s business unit dedicated to exhibitor services. Founded in 2007 and managed by professionals from the motion picture and high-tech industries, Ymagis Group is a European leader in advanced digital technology services for the cinema industry. Through CinemaNext and Eclair, the Group provides smart, comprehensive solutions to movie exhibitors, distributors (feature films & event cinema), producers, rights holders, cinema/TV advertising networks, broadcasters, OTT channels and video publishers. Over the years, Ymagis Group has significantly expanded its portfolio of solutions & services and further developed its geographic footprint in Europe with permanent offices in 26 countries. The company’s core business is structured around three main units: CinemaNext (exhibitor services: sales and field services, software solutions, customer service/NOC and consulting), Eclair (content services: post-production, theatrical delivery, digital distribution, versioning and accessibility, restoration and preservation) and Ymagis (VPF & financial services). A publicly-traded company listed on Euronext, Ymagis Group is headquartered in Paris (France) and has close to 750 employees.
MACCS International is the largest developer of theatrical distribution software for the global motion picture industry. MACCS International’s leading technology is used by over 100 distributors to distribute films in 38 territories across the world including smaller independent distributors and major studios. The MACCS software portfolio includes an integrated resource planning system: MaccsBox & DCinemaHub, a clearing house that automates content ordering, delivery reporting, gross box office, eBOR and invoicing; Rights and Royalties and Prints and Advertising. A company of Vista Group International (NZX: VGL, ASX: VGI), MACCS International’s operations include Los Angeles, The Netherlands, Germany, and Australia.