MediaMarkt Sweden Developing Value Add Services in Display Colour

by Martin Fishman

In recent years, the display industry’s technology and color science has enabled extensive opportunities for channels to optimize the consumer experience. Major Retailers including MediaMarkt and independent professional color calibrators worldwide are now embracing …

Tags:Colour Quality| Display Calibration| MediaMarkt (Saturn)| Retail| Sweden

Starbreeze Opens New VR Centre in Sweden Later This Month

by Andrew Fenn

Starbreeze has announced the imminent opening of the Enterspace VR Centre, a new location-based VR arcade in Stockholm, Sweden. The 900m² space spans two floors, offers a range of experiences, both single-player and multiplayer, …

Tags:Acer| AR/VR| Location-based Entertainment (LBE)| Mobile Display Monitor| Sweden| Virtual Reality| Vol 25 - Issue 19

Com Hem Selects 3SS Client for Android TV UHD Hybrid STB

by Andrew Fenn

3 Screen Solutions, a provider of customised software solutions and services for multi-screen digital entertainment, has announced that Swedish cable operator Com Hem Group has selected its 3Ready Android TV client with custom launcher …

Tags:Android| Large Display Monitor| OTT Video| STBs| Sweden| TV Viewing| UltraHD| Vol 25 - Issue 15

Tele2 to buy Com Hem of Sweden

by Bob Raikes

Tele2 a telco from Sweden is to buy local cable operator, Com Hem, in a deal that values the company at €2.65 billion. If the deal goes ahead, the new organisation will be the …

Tags:Cable| Large Display Monitor| Mergers & Acquisitions| Sweden| Vol 25 - Issue 02

Digital Signage for the Arlanda Express in Sweden

by Bob Raikes

In an unusual move, LED displays on the Arlanda Express have been replaced by LCD displays produced by Infinitus, based in Slovenia. The custom 49.5″ double sided displays had to use the existing mount, …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LCD displays| Outdoor Displays| Sweden| Transport| Vol 24 - Issue 44

Sweden to Finish 700MHz Migration

by Bob Raikes

Sweden is close to migrating completely, with Stockholm the final area to change frequency at the end of October 2017. The country has also switched to DVB-T2 on one multiplex and is working on …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Sweden| Terrestrial (DTT)| Vol 24 - Issue 40

ZetaDisplay Sign New Deal with Swedish Retailer

by Andrew Fenn

Digital signage supplier ZetaDisplay has announced a new framework partnership with a Swedish retail chain. The as-yet-unnamed retailer reportedly operates 50 stores in the country and the deal has been estimated at a value …

Tags:Digital Signage| Large Display Monitor| Retail| Sweden| Vol 24 - Issue 29

DOOH Used to Stop Smoking

by Yvette Raikes

In Stockholm, Sweden, a pharmacy chain has placed a DOOH poster in the city centre which ‘coughs’ if anyone passes by smoking. The screen has been fitted with a smoke detector and is to …

Tags:Back Panel| DOOH| Healthcare| Large Display Monitor| Sweden| Vol 24 - Issue 02

ZetaDisplay to List in Stockholm

by Bob Raikes

ZetaDisplay of Sweden, which owns ProntoTV and acquired other companies in the region (ZetaDisplay Buys Finnish Digital Signage Firm) has said that it intends to apply to join the Nasdaq Stockholm stock exchange, during …

Tags:DOOH| Large Display Monitor| Sweden| Vol 23 - Issue 50