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Simon True
Corporate Development Manager 
E: strue@notemachine.com
T: +44 (0)7584 409 044 

The NM Group.

We offer a unique combination of services.

NoteMachine Group consists of eurochange, NM Money and NM ATM:

  • Foreign exchange – supply 70 currencies across 170+ locations in the UK, handling 2.5m transactions each year with two brands.
  • Mortgage services – mortgage broking, using a fee free consumer position
  • ATM services – maintaining a network of own brand and ‘white label’ ATMs, with over 10,000 cash machines in the UK c400 million transactions per year plus European operations in Germany and Croatia.

We have a proven track record of growth.

The NM Money brand.

We provide customers with a range of financial services, including cash from ATMs, travel money (buying and selling foreign currency) and advice on Mortgages and Insurance.

Our aim is to provide customers with a real value – we will have fee free cash machines, market leading rates for the buying & selling of foreign currency and will be one of the High Street Mortgage brokers that does not charge customers a fee for providing advice.




Sean Fairnell
Head of Shopping Centres
E: sean.fairnell@photo-me.com
T: +44 (0)7792 363 010

Photo-Me International plc is the world market leader in the manufacture and operation of photobooths and a specialist digital imaging company focused on end-consumer vending solutions. We are continuing to expand our portfolio of products, especially in the photographic, laundry and kiddie ride sectors.

This year Photo-Me has maintained its pole position as a supplier of photobooths and coin-operated amusement machines. With the launch of the software designed to accelerate and digitalise the passport renewal process Photo-Me has also maintained its position as the market leader for ID photos.

Photo-Me is delighted to announce the launch of a new smaller version of the ‘Revolution’, our 24/7 outdoor self-service launderette. The new ‘Compact S’ Revolution unit is equipped with one 13kg dryer and one 13kg washer and is only 2m wide.

These innovative creations will be an attractive addition to any shopping centre, will help to drive your footfall and increase your revenue.



Craig Beswick
Managing Director
E: craig@rideonentertainment.com
T: +44 (0)7974 347 771

'Setting the Benchmark for Shopping Centres’

With “Ride On!’s” being our core business, we are a unique single offer for Children’s Rides providing a service for most of the UK’s leading shopping centres. Landlords and Managing Agents value our individualistic approach to customer service coupled with quality presentation. Our challenge is to ensure we remain relevant in your retail space and provide you with a children’s entertainment product that is innovative, aesthetic and desired.

Ride On! look forward to seeing you at the Opal Awards 2019 and wish all entries every success




Clare Andrew
Managing Director
E: info@shoppertainmentmanagement.co.uk
T: +44 (0)161 817 5221

Shoppertainment Management is a leading provider of Mall Income Generation and Marketing Consultancy to the shopping centre industry.

As an award-winning company, Shoppertainment manages mall space and marketing contracts for a high calibre of managing agents and landlord clients in centres across the UK.

Shoppertainment is a unique business in the fact that we fuse together marketing and commercialisation. With a talented and experienced team, we have the ability and knowledge to market and promote centres in a dynamic way.

Specialising in generating income and providing tailored mall events, we create spectacular, creative and interesting promotions that enhance the ever changing mall environment. We manage centre’s social media accounts as well as covering centre PR.

Shoppertainment continually evolve the mall income concept and work closely with centre management teams to create bespoke events that are a win-win for owners and offer the ultimate mall experience for shoppers.













Louise Poole
Head of UK Retail Development
E: louise.poole@vipcig.com
T: +44 (0)7803 210 008

VIP ensure all consumers get the best vaping experience, providing great tasting, safe and accredited products and a service which is tailored to them. Personalised discovery sessions allow the consumer one-to-one time with our knowledgeable and passionate staff to identify their vaping needs, test products and build a package suited to them.

Being part of the BAT group, VIP products sit proudly alongside Vype, Ten Motives and Cirro to provide a wealth of industry leading products, including Product of Year winner ePen 3.