Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Tag: TouchTunes

TouchTunes: Are we getting better at sharing?

Soundnet TouchTunes Angelina Jukebox
With a growing number of operators signing up to TouchTunes’ 18 percent revenue sharing option, Toby Hoyte of Soundnet TouchTunes believes the payment model has truly proven its worth over the last two years.

Sales and service: it’s not Rocket Science, argues Purcell

Toby Hoyte Paul Purcell Amusement Leisure ACOS
Paul Purcell talks to Coinslot about the rise of Amusement Leisure, the jukebox revival and sharing trading secrets.

Soundnet/Touchtunes agrees ACOS order for 100 jukeboxes

Touchtunes Soundnet Angelina jukebox orders acos
The Angelina jukebox continued to make a mark for Soundnet/Touchtunes at ACOS this year, with an order for 100 of the high-spec models signed during the two-day event.

Soundnet: ‘Deals to suit everyone’

Soundnet Sound Leisure Angelina Jukebox
Soundnet/TouchTunes are marking the industry’s return to live events with an array of special offers for jukebox operators. And, making the trip to London all the more worthwhile will be the debut of the V5 jukebox kit, designed to bring a turbocharge to older Sound Leisure jukes. Toby Hoyte explains all.

V5: Another tool in the operator’s box

Richard Roberts Independent Leisure V5 jukebox conversion kit Soundnet Sound Leisure
Soundnet and Sound Leisure can teach its old jukeboxes to do new tricks, with Richard Roberts from Independent Leisure in Norfolk using the V5 jukebox conversion kit to upgrade his equipment, and in turn provide a “significant uplift in cashbox”.

Jukeboxes show signs of a speedy return to pre-lockdown levels

Soundnet TouchTunes Jukeboxes signs return to pre-lockdown levels
Jukeboxes are bouncing back according to the latest data from music supplier Soundnet/TouchTunes. Average income figures are showing venues heading to within touching distance of the levels of March 2020. Toby Hoyte outlines the story behind the latest statistics.

Toby Hoyte: Easter 2021 is going to be the new Christmas

Toby Hoyte jukebox Soundnet Touchtunes 2020 Review
Overall and in many different ways it has been a disastrous year. To an extent Covid has poured fuel on a fire that was already burning. It has made a lot of people question what they do and prompted them to look hard at their jukebox operation and explore the opportunities that exist in greater detail.

TouchTunes pauses invoicing to ensure the beat goes on for pubs

Toby Hoyte TouchTunes
In light of the current global pandemic surrounding Covid-19 and specifically following the UK government lockdown, SoundNet/TouchTunes has announced that it has paused invoicing for all of its jukeboxes in order to provide..

Roll-out the Barrel: TouchTunes move the dial with creative jukebox experience

Touchtunes Fusion Music System Barrell edition
The prize for the most creative product on show at EAG 2020 must surely go to Soundnet/TouchTunes whose ‘Fusion Music System Barrel Edition’

Milestones In Music and the Angelina to take centre stage at EAG

Angelina Music EAG Toby Hoyte
Toby Hoyte, of Soundnet TouchTunes, explains how Soundnet and Sound Leisure are helping operators to make the most from their music offering

Music makes the world buy rounds

TouchTunes Music Sound Leisure
The UK’s most popular jukebox songs and artists show why customer spend and dwell time are in perfect harmony. Sound Leisure and TouchTunes explain why.

Angelina: More music, more entertainment, more fun and more cash box!

Toby Hoyte Angelina Jukebox
Toby Hoyte, Marketing Director at Soundnet/TouchTunes, explains why all sections of the market are just loving the Angelina

The Angelina has the WOW! factor and the proof is in the income, states Blind Tiger boss, Chris Tulloch

Blind Tiger Angelina TouchTunes
Angelina, the market-leading digital jukebox developed by TouchTunes, has received another major endorsement with Chris Tulloch, Managing Director at Blind Tiger Inns confirming income figures that are 25 percent above the jukes...

Malcolm Sign’s My Touchtunes

Malcolm Sign Hampshire Leisure Amusements My Touchtunes
This week Malcolm Sign, Director of Hampshire Leisure Amusements Limited, straps on a six string for some larger than life rock classics. From the lewd euphemisms of rock’n’roll pioneer Chuck Berry to the operatic madness of Meat Loaf, this selection of belters is all about lifting your voice and singing along…   With almost 45 years in the leisure industry under...

TouchTunes teams to take cashbox to another level

James Luck TouchTunes cashbox Soundnet teams
TouchTunes is enhancing the outstanding cashbox credentials of its world class digital jukeboxes by ensuring consumers have access to the most popular international music trends following a collaborative new partnership between its UK and US music teams.

Angelina still hogs the digital jukebox limelight one year on

Angelina jukebox limelight
With an unrivalled aesthetic and an income 36 percent above the national jukebox average, TouchTunes’ Angelina needn’t toot it’s own horn - especially..

Tony Silkstones’ My Touchtunes

Tony Silkstone My TouchTunes
My Touchtunes: This week sees Tony Silkstone, Technical Sales manager at Sound Leisure take us where drinks are free! With a set of music memories ranging..

Contactless payments: You don’t know what you’re missing

TouchTunes contactless
Speaking about contactless payments on jukeboxes ahead of this year’s ACOS, James Luck, commercial director of Soundnet TouchTunes, explains why he believes installing a cashless solution is an inevitability for most operators....

Angelina is top of the charts with income 36 percent above national jukebox average

TouchTunes Angelina 36 charts jukebox
TouchTunes, the world leader in digital jukebox technology, has announced record UK income figures for the Angelina. Described by a leading operator as being the ‘most attractive and impactful wall mounted jukebox that’s ever been built’ the TouchTunes data...

Linda Malcolm’s My TouchTunes

Linda Malcolm Operations Manager Bacta
Jonathan Walwyn’s passion for big, anthemic sing along numbers makes way for an edition of My TouchTunes sprinkled with a little bit of class - as Coinslot readers would no doubt expect from Linda Malcolm, Bacta’s long serving Operations Manager and PA to the Chief Executive. Sitting comfortably alongside the more disposable ‘pop’ music associated with her childhood and...

SoundNet and TouchTunes continue to invest in sector’s future with re-profiling initiative

Soundnet TouchTunes Toby Hoyte
SoundNet is ensuring that all of its customers have access to what is one of the largest music and music video libraries in the world thanks to a series of update options which are being made available foc...

Nigel French’s My TouchTunes

Leaving the cool 90s cassette collection of Parveen Sharma behind we enter springtime in the UK with the warmer tone of vinyl as Nigel French, Business Development Manager at Sound Leisure, steps up to the plate. Combining classic 45s from the 60s with era-defining LPs from the decades following, this selection of melodious memories is also the first in...

Gamestec puts its faith in the Angelina and underlines the importance of the jukebox experience

Gamestec Angelina Phil Boulton
‘The perfect jukebox for the pub sector’ is how Phil Boulton, Commercial Director Gamestec Playnation Group, chose to herald what the country’s largest machine operator is describing as a 'significant order' for the TouchTunes Angelina...

Performance is driving ‘phenomenal’ success as operators come back for more of Angelina

Sixty percent of orders for the TouchTunes’ Angelina represent repeat business, with operators requesting additional models once they’ve experienced the earning power of what is widely regarded as being the world’s most advanced jukebox. The statistic was announced by TouchTunes on the eve of EAG where the Angelina is making only its second high profile UK industry appearance before moving...

Marc Bird’s My TouchTunes

Following Kevin Astley’s regal slice of musical gold recently, Leisureplay’s Founder and MD, Marc Bird, takes the baton ahead of this week’s EAG show. Combining his passion for music, jukeboxes and Coventry, he crafts a harmonic trip of oldies, goodies and all time classics whilst inadvertently admitting to radio piracy too... Marc has been an active player in the trade...

Kevin Astley’s My TouchTunes

Bob Rudd, Kevin Astley, TouchTunes, jukebox
After a sweeping selection of sixties songs from Tony Garlick, we pass the mic to Kevin Astley, Technical Director at Bob Rudd, who wants to break free with a kind of magic assortment of hits. So grab your bicycle and find somebody to love as these choices prepare to send shivers down your spine and do the fandango... Kevin has...

TouchTunes: Designing with the ‘Wow’ factor

TouchTunes, jukebox, angelina, toby hoyte
Toby Hoyte believes the ‘race to the bottom’ has harmed the jukebox industry and what needs to be done to draw it back. The Angelina was launched in the UK in October - how would you describe the response from the market and has it exceeded your expectations? TH:I have been involved in the jukebox business for longer than I care...

Pitch perfect: TouchTunes’ Angelina is setting income records and driving the debate

Touchtunes, Angelina, jukebox, income,
The Angelina is answering the demand for a 'superior music experience “and helping to secure premium sites over the long-term”, according to feedback from operators. TouchTunes are on to a major winner. Unveiled to a UK audience in October, the Angelina, which is setting new income records courtesy of a music interface that connects with the Spotify generation and outstanding,...

TouchTunes to lead contactless debate at both Pub 2019 and EAG

TouchTunes, contactless, debate, Pub 2019, EAG
TouchTunes will be raising the bar at the upcoming Pub 2019 and EAG exhibitions, driving the debate around contactless. James Luck talks to Coinslot about what it’s planning and how its highly acclaimed Angelina jukebox will be showcasing the contactless potential over the coming weeks. TouchTunes, the world’s largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform, will be leading the countless...

Tony Garlick’s My TouchTunes

Angelina, pub, jukebox, touchtones
Following on from Paul Valente’s school of rock, this week sees Tony Garlick, Business Manager at Sound Leisure, span decades with his perfect playlist. Ranging from the swinging sixties through to now, Tony’s love of music shines through in his list of all-time classics, era defining pioneers and nifty sax solos... Music and the amusement industry have defined Tony’s life...