Review 2021- Electrocoin focus on turning the ‘’buzz’’ into business
  • 29th December 2021

Review 2021 – Electrocoin focus on turning the ‘’buzz’’ into business Getting back to meeting people has been a key highlight for John A. Stergides as Electrocoin finally got the chance to put its new portfolio out on display. “The recent exhibitions had an extra buzz to them,” he feels, and he wants to see…

Park Avenue 2022 EAG Preview
  • 23rd December 2021

Park Avenue 2022 EAG Preview to be hosted by both Electrocoin and UDC in 181 Park Avenue, London, NW10 7XH Our special ‘Park Avenue 2022 EAG Preview’ will be open on 11th – 13th January (the original EAG dates) from 10am – 5pm daily to bring you a special preview of our latest games. With the…

Park Avenue Open Day returns for 2022
  • 18th December 2021

Electrocoin and UDC have confirmed that plans are afoot to restage the annual Park Avenue Open Day in summer 2022, following a two year pandemic-induced hiatus. The industry event, which has run since the 1980s, is set to return on 8 June, with companies and suppliers from across the UK invited to Brent to join…

Grand Pier triples Order for Skill Cut Winner
  • 26th August 2021

Grand Pier triples Skill Cut Winners order Weston’s Grand Pier has tripled its Skill Cut Winner offering, becoming the latest operator to increase its order after sampling the popular cabinet with its unique giant plush on the arcade floor. The Somerset landmark follows in the footsteps of Brighton and Aberystwyth Piers, which both doubled their…

Skill Cut Winner proliferating on piers as Electrocoin prepare to offer new models
  • 14th July 2021

Electrocoin’s most recent Skill Cut Winner Pier installations have certainly made an impact. Brighton Pier doubled the number of Skill Cut Winners in its arcade due to the game’s success. Aberystwyth Pier did the same. In Weston-super-Mare, The Grand Pier tried one, and then increased their number to three this year. Needless to say, Skill…

Reopening – Paradise Found
  • 1st July 2021

Paradise found: Industry gets its mojo working says Stergides When he heard the word splendid Electrocoin’s John A. Stergides knew the industry was making a comeback. Here he talks to Coinslot about the early responses to reopening and what products will make their mark this summer. Coinslot: What kind of feedback have you had from…

Price Fears Grow
  • 28th June 2021

Contained: Freight queues extend for miles and miles as price fears grow Electrocoin’s John Stergides has seen a few economic cycles in his time, but none quite like this. This one, could be the mother of all cycles. The machines distributor is concerned at the trends forming, and has been vocalising his fears for several…

Aftersales team launches new refurbishment programme
  • 15th June 2021

Electrocoin’s Cardiff-based Aftersales team has launched a new refurbishment service, allowing operators to significantly increase the longevity of popular legacy machines. Responding to the longevity and “undisputed success” of Electrocoin favourites such as the Bar X brand, the supplier’s Aftersales team has launched a new refurbishment programme to help operators extend the life of legacy…

Stern announces The Mandalorian – inspired pinball
  • 30th May 2021

Stern Pinball has announced a new line of machines inspired by the Emmy award-winning Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, which will be distributed in the UK and Ireland by Electrocoin. Available in Pro, Premium, and Limited Edition (LE) models, features of The Mandalorian-inspired pinball machines include a large custom sculpture of Grogu, authentic video and…

Government needs to lend its support
  • 23rd May 2021

Stergides: Government needs to lend its support during the container crisis Electrocoin’s John Stergides has been in the industry long enough to recognise a crisis. The shipping container troubles is a crisis sailing right towards the UK’s ports. But, he says, the government can help calm the waters. Just yards away from UDC’s office where…