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Nick Hardy – Connecting with Generation ZZzzzz’d

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As policy makers and social commentators wrestle with the idiosyncrasies of the population group that follows the much talked about ‘Millennials’, Nick Hardy, TouchTunes, commercial director Europe, argues that every part of the leisure sector needs to up its game and think creatively if it is to make itself relevant.   Hardy explains: "The Managed Pub Conference, held in June, featured...

Essex Leisure backs Playdium in numbers

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TouchTunes' Playdium, recognised as the world's smartest jukebox and the UK's No.1 earning pay-to-play music product, has received a further accolade, with prominent IOA member Essex Leisure scheduling a significant programme of installations.   This commitment follows trials with leading pub retailers and the introduction by TouchTunes of progressive commercial terms including the removal of fixed music costs in favour of...

Hardy – continuing to hit the high notes with TouchTunes

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Nick Hardy has enjoyed a high profile career which has included senior marketing and leadership roles working for a variety of well known gaming, entertainment and media brands. His latest position, confirmed in January, continues in the same vein, helping to drive the European business development strategy for TouchTunes, the world’s largest invenue interactive music and entertainment platform.   You were...

Operators can now pay from the cash box in Playdium plan

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Following the removal of fixed music charges for the Playdium jukebox in favour of a straight 18 percent of cashbox revenue share, TouchTunes has confirmed further its commitment to the UK operating sector with the launch of a refreshed Playdium hardware offer of just £14.50 per week. The deferred payment plan, which is spread over 36 months, enables operators to...

Playdium now royalty-only as TouchTunes takes progressive stance

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Reacting to the wants and needs of the market, TouchTunes has confirmed the change from a fixed fee payment structure to that of a cashbox sharing revenue model for its Playdium smart jukebox.   Following extensive consultation with stakeholders across the UK industry, and set against the immense pressure on operators to invest heavily in digital gaming products, TouchTunes has confirmed...

Playdium meets music lovers’ desire for technology

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As TouchTunes’ Playdium proves popular in operations across the country, early trialling of the company’s ‘game-changing’ mobile App has shown an equally strong take-up.   Playdium, the smart jukebox launched to the UK industry by TouchTunes at last October’s ACOS, has made a significant impact on the domestic market with a total of 50 operators now deploying the next generation entertainment...

TouchTunes App registers six million users

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Playdium’s status as the preferred jukebox app for the Spotify Generation and 21st century consumers of music in general has been put into sharp focus, courtesy of the latest user data released by TouchTunes.   As of the beginning of May the TouchTunes App has recorded an astonishing six million registered users in the United States, with new sign-ups averaging 25,000...

Playdium income exceeds jukebox average by close to 20 percent

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The very latest performance data released by TouchTunes, confirms the average cashbox income generated by the game changing Playdium is close to 20 percent above the national jukebox average.   The figures, which are based on income generated by more than 250 Playdiums operating successfully in locations ranging from Aberdeen to Aberystwyth, demonstrate the progressive nature of the TouchTunes business model...

Playdium strikes a chord in venues from Inverness to Ipswich

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TouchTunes has confirmed strong performance figures across the length and breadth of the UK for its Playdium jukebox based on the latest real-time data.   TouchTunes’ Playdium, which has harnessed the power of technology to boost income and put the jukebox firmly back on the map, has avoided 'M25 Syndrome' and is performing well in venues the length and breadth of...

TouchTunes combines strength with PlayNetwork merger

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TouchTunes has signed a merger agreement with music provider PlayNetwork in an move that will allow the company to expand its products and service capabilities.   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, today announced a definitive agreement to merge their businesses. The companies will leverage...

Playdium’s online capabilities and menu management is stimulating play

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TouchTunes’ Nick Hardy explores the success behind the Playdium jukebox related to online data monitoring and real-time updates.   According to Nick Hardy, TouchTunes Commercial Director, Europe, the ability to constantly monitor play and undertake continuous real-time updates are two of the stand out features which explain the success being enjoyed by the 250 Playdium jukeboxes sited in pubs, clubs and...

Playdium’s progressive business model is driving operator profits

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The latest machine from TouchTunes, Playdium, can now back up its promise of strong returns with hard data, as the company points to its attractiveness with the ‘Spotify generation’ as a key reason behind the product’s early success.   Income figures derived from the real-time data generated by the 250+ Playdium jukeboxes operated in pubs, clubs and other hospitality locations throughout...

Playdium tops the charts as performance sets new records

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Following an ‘excellent’ EAG, TouchTunes’ Playdium has broken new records by topping the jukebox income league table.   Widely recognised as the smartest jukebox on the market, the TouchTunes’ Playdium can now add the title of being the 'World’s Best Performing Jukebox' to its long list of market leading attributes. This accolade is based on real-time data, collected and collated 24/7 from...

Playdium penetration over 20% ahead of schedule

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TouchTunes’ Nick Hardy highlights how Playdium smart jukebox forecasts are ahead of pre-launch figures. On the back of what he described as a ‘hugely positive and encouraging' three days at EAG, Nick Hardy, newly appointed Commercial Director Europe at TouchTunes, has stated that based on post-show levels of operator commitment, sales of the Playdium smart jukebox are now 20% ahead of...

Playdium in tune with operators– states Hardy

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The Playdium jukebox, developed by TouchTunes and launched into the UK three months ago, has established itself as the online jukebox of choice, taking more money than any competitive product in the market. Described as the ‘game-changing’ jukebox, Playdium was one of the main talking points at EAG as the industry debated ways in which the music sector can engage...

New Commercial Director at TouchTunes

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TouchTunes names industry veteran Nick Hardy as new Commercial Director for Europe.   TouchTunes, the world’s largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform with 75,000 social venues globally, has named Nick Hardy as its new Commercial Director for Europe. Based in the company’s London office, Hardy will assume responsibility for TouchTunes’ European sales efforts and will drive growth of the company’s network...