Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Tag: Italy

The Italian Job: Sidoli schemes to circumvent supply chain disruption

Paolo Sidoli supply chain importing
Just as Michael Caine schemed to export gold bullion from an armoured security truck, SB Machines’ Paolo Sidoli has his own “big job” at hand: to import his Italian-made children’s rides amid global supply chain disruption.

Entain brings online instore in retail revamp

Entain brings online in-store retail revamp
Entain has confirmed 30 “betting shops of the future” will open across the country this year, as the group embarks on a digitisation initiative to remodel core sites in the UK and Italy.

Your customers are willing to pay for quality this summer, says Paolo Sidoli

SB Machines Hot Air Balloon Kangaroo Up and Down Carousel Paolo Sidoli
As a distributor of Italian-made children’s rides that cost £2 per ride, SB Machines has seen its products bloom as the economy reopens and British holidaymakers flock to their favourite seaside resorts, with managing director Paolo Sidoli attributing the success to a pent up demand for high quality experiences.

Italian operators protest government closure

Milan operators protest
Over 180 Italian amusement operators have taken to the streets in Rome and Milan to protest the government’s prolonged closure of video arcades, slot houses and casinos, despite reopening restaurants and non-essential retail.

Zamperla techies launch new software guidance

Zamperla social distancing software
Ride manufacturer Zamperla has introduced a new collaborative software system to allow its mechanical supervisors to oversee ride construction despite social distancing measures.

First Halo Fireteam Ravens fly the nest

BANDAI NAMCO has started shipping the first Halo Fireteam Raven product out to its EMEA markets. There are limited numbers of the four-player super deluxe version of the game, which has been hailed as one of the most ground-breaking out-of-home gaming experiences in decades. In the Middle East, the firm’s distribution partner, Warehouse of Games, has sold the units into Magic...

ENADA 2018 expands coin op focus

Coinslot - Southern Europe Enada Spring Primavera
  The organisers of ENADA Rimini have revealed they will be running a new coin-op focused show alongside the 2018 iteration of the event.   The first Rimini Amusement Show will take place in the titular expo centre on 14-16 March and is being held in collaboration with the Italian Trade Association of Coin-Op Operators. Between the two events there will be full...

ENADA expo coming to Rome in October

Coinslot - ENADA Rome
The 45th edition of ENADA, the Italian amusement and machine show, will be held at the Rome Expo Centre on October 17-19.   Organised by SAPAR and the Italian Exhibition group (IEG), the conference will see key players from Italy’s coin-op sector convene. “Since the last edition of ENADA Spring we have observed first-hand that there is still a great need for...

LAI Games shoots and scores at inaugural Family Entertainment Expo

Coinslot - LAI Games Family Entertainment Expo
The first ever Family Entertainment Expo took place in Italy last month with LAI Games’ latest games proving a success at the new amusements show.   LAI Games’ new award-winners, Let’s Bounce and HYPERshoot, were on display at the recent Family Entertainment Expo near Rimini, Italy. Held at the Palazzo dei Congressi in Riccione, the three-day expo was launched by the principle...

GeWeTe reports strong show success in Italy

Coinslot - Italy GeWeTe Enada
GeWeTe confirms its recent showing at the Enada show in Italy has continued the company’s proven track record in the region.   The Germany-based change machine manufacturer, GeWeTe, has reported a successful outcome following the spring edition of this year’s Enada. This year’s show, which took place in the coastal resort Rimini and is the most important gaming and amusement show in...