California Entertainment Machine Association

CEMA Issues Letter to Governor’s Office

California Entertainment Machine Association (CEMA) member businesses own and operate a variety of amusement type kiosk machines in thousands of restaurants, bars, stores, and malls across California. Juke boxes, video games, pinball machines, claw and other arcade type machines are not exclusive to Family Entertainment Center venues. These machines are largely owned and operated by […]

The California Entertainment Machine Association opposes state’s arbitrary shutdown of its businesses, explores litigation

BREA, Calif.—October 28, 2020— The California Entertainment Machine Association (CEMA), a trade association representing owners of jukeboxes, pinball machines, arcade games and other currency-operated devices, announced today that it is exploring legal action challenging Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration over coronavirus restraints that ban the public from using the devices in bars, restaurants and other public venues. […]

CEMA Round Table Session via Zoom Tuesday, August 25 @ 2 p.m.

All California based amusement machine operators, manufacturers, suppliers and distributors are invited to join CEMA via Zoom next Tuesday afternoon, August 25 at 2:00 p.m. for its August Round Table Session to discuss the current environment we find ourselves in due to COVID. The Round Table discussion will feature: An Update on CEMA’s advocacy efforts Legislative Update […]

California Entertainment Machine Association

IMPORTANT Legislative Update from CEMA!

From CEMA President, Jim Wyatt… Dear CEMA Members, Your executive team has been hard at work with CEMA’s lobbyist making sure the amusement vending industry is not left out or pushed aside in the quarantine reopening.  We have communicated with Governor Newsom’s Reopening Committee and based on guidance from our lobbyist and others we have […]

CEMA – California Entertainment Machine Association, Exceeds Expectations

Anaheim, CA – CEMA (California Entertainment Machine Association) held their State Association Meeting and Spotlight Show on Friday January 24, at the Captain’s Arcade Showroom location. This year more attendees and exhibitors attended the event then any previous year. The Board is very happy with the continual growth of the CEMA organization. The day started […]

CEMA Spotlight Show is Friday — Don’t Forget to Register!

2020 CEMA Spotlight Show with Morning Education Track Friday, January 24 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Captain’s Arcade Showroom 4411 E. La Palma Avenue – Anaheim, CA 92807 Click Here to Register! REGISTRATION/CHECK-IN OPENS AT 9 A.M. Schedule of Events Morning Presenters include:   9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. “Merchandising in 2020” Panel   10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. “Virtual […]

Registration Now Open for the 2020 CEMA Spotlight Show!!!

Attention CEMA Members and California Operators! Make it a great start to 2020 when you register and attend the 2020 CEMA Spotlight Show where you’ll see all the latest products and services the industry has to offer right in your own backyard! When:       Friday, January 24, 2020 Where:      Captain’s Arcade Showroom […]

California Entertainment Machine Association

Mark Your Calendar for the 2020 CEMA Spotlight Show!!!

  2020 is just around the corner and it’s not too early to mark your calendar and make attending the CEMA Spotight Show one of your first New Year’s resolutions! All CEMA members and California Operators are invited to attend!When:       Friday, January 24, 2020 Where:      Captain’s Arcade Showroom       […]