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22nd March 2017

Announcing the arrival of DMD Australia: G’day Sydney!

An exciting new area of business is opening up for DMD down under as we begin direct provision of onboard and premium lounge services to airlines at airports across Australia and New Zealand. Early clients of the newly-opened DMD Australia operation in Sydney include Qatar Airways, Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines and Delta. Our growing portfolio […]


8th March 2017

Introducing Marcel Swagers: the new rainmaker for DMD Digital entertainment services

DMD today announces a significant strengthening of its digital sales & marketing team with the arrival of Marcel Swagers as Business Development Manager for onboard entertainment content. Marcel comes to the role with a wealth of international entertainment industry experience acquired at companies including KPMG, BMG/Sony Music, NBC Universal, Way To Blue and, most recently, […]


DMD Phantom provides inflight entertainment to airlines & travel operators, manages content & production services, delivers superior value & innovation and co-owns IFE platform provider Bluebox Avionics.

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Our parent group operates four market-focused divisions, offering unrivalled expertise in News & Media, Books, Education & Care and Parcel Freight. Its businesses are recognised as among the best in their respective markets. At the heart of Connect Group's News & Media division are Smiths News and its specialist subsidiary DMD.


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