Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 12, 2006
EntTek, Inc., a provider of next generation information technology solutions for the exhibition industry, today announced that Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), the world’s largest motion picture exhibitor, has completed a roll-out of the EntTek point-of-service (ET-POS) technology to all of its theatres and corporate office.
“Regal’s decision to partner with EntTek was key in accomplishing the objective of distinguishing ourselves as a leading technology provider in our industry,” stated J.E. Henry, Regal’s Sr. Vice President and CIO. “Regal was committed to deploying a new technology to assist in improving our standards and processes, and enhanced functionality while accomplishing our total cost of ownership objectives. EntTek’s vision and commitment to our industry runs parallel with Regal’s vision of enhancing the movie-going experience.”
“EntTek was thrilled to provide Regal a true enterprise-wide solution to respond to their ever growing business requirements” stated Bill Budwitz, EntTek’s CEO. “One key objective was to provide IT with a platform to make the support and maintenance of these theatres easier and therefore more cost effective.”
Regal has deployed the EntTek solution to its theatre circuit, including Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres and Edwards Theatres.
EntTek’s technology solution, together with EntTek services, provides Regal theatre operations a quality platform that is simple and easy to use while raising the bar on performance, reliability and serviceability” said EntTek President Craig Chapin. “The EntTek platform further enables Regal management and cast members the most time to provide Regal’s patrons with a quality movie-going experience.”
About Regal Entertainment Group
Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC) is the largest motion picture exhibitor in the world. The Company's theatre circuit, comprising Regal Cinemas, United Artists Theatres and Edwards Theatres, operates 6,537 screens in 568 locations in 40 states. Regal operates approximately 18% of all indoor screens in the United States including theatres in 44 of the top 50 U.S. markets and growing suburban areas. We believe that the size, reach and quality of the Company's theatre circuit not only provide its patrons with a convenient and enjoyable movie-going experience, but is also an exceptional platform to realize economies of scale in theatre operations and, through its investment in National CineMedia, LLC, further realize cinema advertising, marketing and other revenue enhancing opportunities by utilizing Regal's existing asset base.
About EntTek, Inc.
EntTek, Inc. develops and deploys enterprise technology solutions for the entertainment market. These solutions include Point-of-Service, Site Operations, Corporate Operations, Automated Box Office Machines (ABO), and related devices and third party services. EntTek is a full-solution provider and additionally provides consulting and custom development services to the entertainment marketplace.
Contact: Craig K. Chapin, EntTek, Inc.
Telephone: (770) 951-0000