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About AMS

Established in 1960, Automatic Machine Services (AMS) is the leading gaming and amusement machine supplier to a wide range of Pubs, Clubs, and licensed premises throughout the South-East of England. Serving customers in Kent, Surrey, East & West Sussex, plus South-London from our state-of-the-art depot. 

AMS offers customers arguably the most responsive and effective service in our industry.

February 2022 - Cowells Arrow Acquires AMS

In 2022, AMS became a member of the Cowells Arrow group of companies.

Arrow International Inc. (Arrow), the world’s largest manufacturer and distributor of charitable gaming products, through its UK subsidiary, Cowells Arrowacquired the assets of Automatic Machine Services.

The acquisition provides Arrow's entrance into the UK gaming machine market while expanding the service and product offering to both Cowells Arrow and AMS customers. 

Cowells Arrow acquired AMS from Jason Jarrett, who will remain with the company going forward and join Cowells Arrow. “It is amazing that our relationship with the Cowells Arrow team has brought us to what will be an exciting step forward in the Company’s journey. The opportunity to join forces with and become part of the Arrow family will allow us to pursue and realize far greater business opportunities together.” said Jason.

Tony Lister, Managing Director of Cowells Arrow said, “We are thrilled to welcome Jason and AMS into the Arrow organization. The Company’s excellent market position and tenured customer relationships align well with our acquisitive growth strategy. We look forward to working with our newest partner while offering the resources of Cowells Arrow and the broader Arrow group to drive exciting developments.”