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Alterface announces to accomodate further growth and spur innovation

Alterface announces to accomodate further growth and spur innovation

Benoit Cornet, founder of Alterface, is taking a strategic role as president to pursue new business & market opportunities. Benoit will also be representing the company as newly re-appointed TEA Board Member and develop relations across Europe and Asia. Stéphane Battaille will move from COO to CEO, assuming the operational and daily management at the […]

Grupo Xcaret’s Parks Ban Single-Use Plastics

Grupo Xcaret’s Parks Ban Single-Use Plastics

Grupo Xcaret has announced that all of its parks have been free from single-use plastics as of January 1st, a great way to ring in the new year. “For several years, we have been taking measures to reduce the environmental impact of our operations, while simultaneously strengthening our nature conservation programs. Banning single-use plastic was the […]

Kasper Schumacher is Tivoli’s new senior vice president

Kasper Schumacher is Tivoli’s new senior vice president

After several years in Sweden as CEO of Skåne Djurpark, Kasper Schumacher is returning to Tivoli as senior vice president. He will also be a member of the extended executive team. “Kasper Schumacher comes to Tivoli with many years’ experience and convincing results from the experience industry,” said a spokesperson. He already has a lot […]

Triotech attractions open at Resorts World Genting’s Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park

Triotech attractions open at Resorts World Genting’s Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park

Triotech has installed three distinct attractions at Resorts World Genting’s Skytropolis indoor theme park in Malaysia, including the largest Triotech Dark Ride Theatre in Southeast Asia. The resort is 58 km north of Kuala Lumpur in Genting Highlands, situated at 2,000 meters above sea level, and features seven hotels, entertainment outlets, convention centres, shopping malls […]

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Shanghai Disney Resort celebrates ‘Year of the Mouse’

Shanghai Disney Resort celebrates ‘Year of the Mouse’

This Spring Festival, Shanghai Disney Resort is celebrating the Year of the Mouse. From January 13 through February 9, 2020, guests can experience a spellbinding celebration, complete with a resort-wide festive makeover, the return of beloved entertainment shows, new merchandise, incredible Spring Festival dining and much more to wow and amaze guests from near and […]

Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates Lunar New Year and the ‘Year of the Rat’

Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates Lunar New Year and the ‘Year of the Rat’

Universal Studios Hollywood ushers in the ‘Year of the Rat’, the first of the Chinese zodiac animals, as the theme park celebrates with the Lunar New Year event from Thursday, January 23 through Sunday, February 9. This spectacular themed Lunar New Year event will take place within Universal Plaza, located at the heart of the […]

West Coast Racers debuts

West Coast Racers debuts

After significant delays, Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia, California, has debuted the latest addition to its coaster arsenal, West Coast Racers. It is the park’s 20th roller coaster, which is more than any other theme park. From Premier Rides, this quasi möbius layout is the world’s first single track quadruple racing coaster. Unlike traditional coasters, […]

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Holovis partners with Sangwha for Gyro VR experiences

Holovis partners with Sangwha for Gyro VR experiences

Technology experience designer Holovis has partnered with Korean digital agency and manufacturer Sangwha as the exclusive European reseller for its Gyro VR motion systems and an innovation partner for future developments. This has begun with the collaborative creation of a Holovis global exclusive, a specialist 2-DOF Gyro VR for spaces with ceiling heights of less […]

Historic transformation of Epcot underway at Walt Disney World Resort

Historic transformation of Epcot underway at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney once said Epcot “would always be in a state of becoming.” It is a place that changes with the times. Over the next several years, the Walt Disney World Resort theme park in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, will live up to that promise in a whole new way as it continues the biggest […]

Fairytale Farm announces Superheroes Week

Fairytale Farm announces Superheroes Week

Fairytale Farm has announced its first ever Superheroes Week, with superhero-themed activities running all day right through the February half-term (15th to 23rd February 2020). Fairytale Farm owner, Nick Laister, said: “Those fairytale baddies had better watch out as Fairytale Farm is taken over by ‘powerful forces for good’ when comic book superheroes join us […]