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AMC and Zoom Partnership: What Will the Big Screen Conference Experience Be Like?

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AMC and Zoom have announced they are launching “Zoom Rooms” sometime in 2023. Zoom Rooms will allow for video conference calls to occur in AMC movie theaters, increasing the meeting capacity to over 75 people. Additional services will be offered as well such as food & beverage and movie viewing. Scott Srolis, SVP of…

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Will AMC’s Decision to Accept Bitcoin Generate Crypto Momentum?

Some significant news in the cryptocurrency was finally made official recently, as theater juggernaut AMC announced that it would begin accepting Bitcoin by the end of 2021. The theater chain will also begin accepting Apple Pay and Google Pay, though the Bitcoin announcement was obviously the star of the show when CEO Adam Aron hopped…

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AMC Looks to Issue 25 Million More Shares

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. is looking to potentially expand its footprint on Wall Street amidst the entertainment titan’s massive stock gains. The movie theatre chain’s stock price is up more than 2,000% this year. Watch below as Bloomberg’s Juliette Saly provides additional insight into AMC’s current state.     The proposal will be submitted to…

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AMC Working to Avoid Bankruptcy as COVID Slowdown Continues

Theater chain AMC, already in debt due to luxury upgrades to its theaters prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, is still desperate for cash. It’s projected that the chain will need $750 million to hit its 2021 cash requirements, meaning an influx of more than $100 million in December and an attempt…

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AMC Launches New Private Rental Program to Drive Business

The Entertainment industry has been particularly hard hit by the pandemic, and still struggles today as large crowds continue to be dangerous environments. In search of additional sources of liquidity, AMC Theaters launches a private theater rental option for parties of 20 or less. According to an interview by Variety, the concept’s initial beta testing…

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Film Studios Can Run Their Own Movie Theaters. Now What?

A New York federal judge has officially granted a motion by the U.S. Department of Justice to end the Paramount Consent Decrees, an existing regulation preventing film studios from owning their own cinemas in the interest of preventing a movie-industry monopoly. To discuss the potential fallout of this decision, host Daniel Litwin was joined by…

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Cinemark CEO Doesn’t Thinks AMC’s Release Deal Will Disrupt Exhibition Ecosystem: Business Casual

Powered by RedCircle Since the coronavirus pandemic swept the globe, movie theaters have had to shut their doors. As a result, theaters are taking a second look at their relationship with production companies. For AMC and Universal, that means shortening the time a film is in theaters, and sharing the revenue once it turns to…

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A Skilled Trades Career Provides a Future-Proof Path
July 18, 2024

In today’s rapidly changing job market, a skilled trades career offers a viable and attractive option, especially for the younger generations exploring alternatives to traditional college education. Recent trends indicate a significant shift in interest in these hands-on professions. On Straight Outta Crumpton, host Greg Crumpton engages in a lively conversation with Nicole Bass,…

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How to Bridge the Gap in HVAC Careers Through Education and Inclusion: Insights from Nicole Bass
July 18, 2024

In the dynamic world of skilled trades, the HVAC industry is witnessing a significant transformation driven by leaders like Nicole Bass. With a growing emphasis on practical education and the shift in generational perspectives towards career choices, the discussion around HVAC careers is more relevant than ever. Today, we delve into the inspiring journey…

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Truckpedia Modernize Trucking Operations and Build Robust Presence with Innovation
July 18, 2024

The trucking industry, valued at over $940 billion annually, remains one of the most traditional and least technologically advanced sectors. Small trucking companies, which constitute 95.8% of the industry, often struggle to scale and compete due to outdated practices and limited resources. These companies need innovative solutions to modernize their operations and build a robust…

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Personal Fulfillment with Margaret Weniger | Ep. 9 | Growthwell with Josh Byrd
July 18, 2024

Balancing professional success and personal well-being has become increasingly critical in the modern workforce. In the wake of the pandemic, many individuals are re-evaluating their career paths to find roles that offer both professional growth and personal fulfillment. According to a survey by The Muse, 75% of respondents are planning to look for a…

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What the Film Industry Thinks About AMC’s New Release Timeline
August 11, 2020

Filmocracy Co-Founder and CEO Paul Jun and iHeartRadio’s Kyle McMahon tackle AMC and Universal’s new, 17-day timeline for films to head to video-on-demand – and how it might send waves throughout the rest of the movie industry. Though AMC and Universal reserve the right to extend films’ stay in theaters, this new, shortened timeline gives…

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AMC’s Potential Buyout by Amazon Rocks Stocks and the Movie Industry
June 1, 2020

Cinema chains and smaller exhibitors have been thrust into a financial bind with movie theaters around the world closed due to the COVID-19 crisis. In fact, the movie theater market value has been reported to be down from $751.9 million at the end of 2019, and from $1.44 billion a year ago. AMC Entertainment…

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What Could Happen if Film Studios Owned Their Own Theaters: Ratified
February 24, 2020

On this episode of Ratified, MarketScale’s podcast on the intersection of policy and business, Voice of B2B Daniel Litwin takes a trip back in time – and to the modern-day legal battleground emerging under President Trump’s DOJ – to examine the 1948 Paramount Decision. To get you up to speed, that 1948 decision by…

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This Week’s 3 Big Things in B2B
October 22, 2019

This week we start in the cinema, or actually the comfort of your own home. The biggest theater operator in the world, AMC, is joining the streaming world. The company will offer its ‘Stubs’ members to rent or purchase movies. AMC reached agreements with major Hollywood studios to build its library of films and…

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