Stu, Author at BeeBox Systems - Page 2 of 6

Author: Stu

Out With The Playlist!

Anybody who listens to music can put together a playlist! They usually spurt of a list of their favourite tracks, or artists, give it a shuffle and consider the job done. A playlist, while perfect for private listening, is the WORST IDEA EVER in a bar or pub environment! Let’s look at what is specifically wrong with a “Playlist”: It is, inherently a list of music tracks. When played daily, it quickly becomes predictable, dated and tired. The selection is biased towards the creator’s own likes and mood: how can you be sure that matches what is best for...

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More Music Categories for DJs

With today’s “on-demand” society, DJs, karaoke presenters and show operators are under pressure to find and play music as quickly as possible. At BeeBox, we are always striving to make the system bigger and better for our users – after all – having the right music helps Build a Better Bar. This week, we have improved the layout of the music library on the DJ Control screen, and there are now over 40 categories to choose from. The “Current” music category has now been split by genre. There is a new section to help find suitable music for pre-match...

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Beer garden blues this summer?

This bank holiday weekend was the hottest on record, but were your customers chilling to the right vibe? 56% of customers agreed music played a big part in their decision to buy a second, or third drink at a venue. At BeeBox, we specialise in creating music programmes to help set the right atmosphere to drive sales and boost revenue. If you are an existing BeeBox customer, try Programme #24 – Family Dining – for an upbeat mix of chart and classics designed for a family audience. Programme #35 is our “Sunset Terrace Mix” – chilled out vocals and...

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BeeBox Calling!

At BeeBox, customer support is our number one priority. To improve the support experience with customers and re-sellers, we’ve just upgraded to a brand new VOIP phone system. The new facilities allow us to transfer calls directly to specialist engineers and development consultants, regardless if they are in the office, or working remotely, and establish conference calls to co-ordinate communications across multiple parties. This, coupled with our 24/7 call answering service ensures we can always meet our service arrangements as we roll out BeeBox Systems across the UK and beyond.    ...

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@Venue, Sunderland

Dave and Tracey Graham took ownership of @venue, a thriving community pub in Sunderland, in 2013. With a seperate bar area and function room, @venue benefits greatly from the two independent zones of music that the BeeBox System provides. A legion of TV screens advertise generous drinks offers, alongside the weekly quiz nights and bingo games that prove popular with the locals. “The system is very easy to use, and we enjoy creating our own playlists which are popular with our customers. The digital signage facility allows us to effectively spread the message about the special feature nights we...

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