Channel Launches


Horse & Country launches on Samsung TV+ in the UK

Equestrian sports network Horse & Country TV (H&C) has launched its advertising-supported service on Samsung TV+ in the UK. H&C will be available on all post-2016 smart TV models from Samsung giving viewers access to content including exclusive training and educational shows, entertainment and documentary series. Forthcoming highlights include coverage from France of Les 5 […]

Bloomberg to launch QuickTake as OTT network

Business giant Bloomberg Media will launch its OTT streaming network QuickTake on November 8. QuickTake is a pre-established brand for Bloomberg, with over one million followers on Twitter and over 430,000 on Instagram. It presents easy to digest short-form news updates from around the world on topics ranging from current affairs and business to lifestyle […]

Thema APAC secures Indonesia debut for Stingray

Canal+ Group-owned distributor Thema Asia-Pacific has secured distribution for 4K channels Stingray Festival 4K, Stingray Now 4K, Stingray Naturescape and HD channel Stingray Djazz with First Media, one of the principal cable TV and fixed broadband internet providers in Indonesia, operated by PT Link Net Tbk. From October 1, First Media subscribers will get access to Stingray’s TV channels. Stingray […]

AMC doubles channels on Antenna Hungária

AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI CNE) has announced a multi-year channel distribution deal with Hungary’s state-owned broadcast operator Antenna Hungária. The long term deal will see all of AMCNI CNE’s television channels available in Antenna Hungária’s MinDigTV Extra subscription package as of 6 September these new channels include Minimax, JimJam, Sport2, […]

Sky Arts launches on Freeview channel 11 on September 17

Sky has confirmed that Sky Arts will launch on free-to-air TV in the UK on September 17. Launching on Freeview channel 11, Sky Arts will continue to broadcast a wide range of programming which focuses on theatre, art, poetry and music. The Sky Pick channel which previous occupied channel 11 will now move to channel […]

Twitch launches sports channel with backing from Real Madrid and Juventus

Amazon’s game streaming platform Twitch has announced the launch of a dedicated sports content channel in partnership with a number of top football clubs. The streamer has signed deals with newly crowned Spanish champions Real Madrid, along with Serie A leaders Juventus, Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain and English FA Cup finalists Arsenal. All of […]

Pluto TV Latin America launches seven new channels

ViacomCBS is continuing its push of ad-supported streaming service Pluto TV into Latin America with the launch of seven new channels. The new launches join the currently available 36 channels and a content library of more than 14,000 hours of VOD content. Starting today, the following channels will be available to Pluto TV Latin America […]

Fite launches on Netgem TV in UK and Ireland

Combat sports streaming platform Fite has launched on Netgem TV in the UK and Ireland. The UK is the second largest market for Fite, and effectively serves as the UK home of upstart pro wrestling promotion AEW. Fite offers access to PPV events from a number of other promotions, such as WWE, Top Rank and […]

Virgin Media to launch fitness channel with Daley Thompson

Virgin Media has announced the launch of a fitness channel as the country continues to deal with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that has seen gyms shut around the nation. Launching in partnership with double Olympic gold medalist Daley Thompson CBE and a team of fitness experts, the ‘Get Moving’ fitness channel, will start broadcasting on […]

Eurochannel to launch on Swisscom TV

European cinema channel Eurochannel will launch on Swisscom.  The operator announced that the channel is now available to Swisscom TV subscribers in a German language version on the Top Deutsch+ package and as a French language version on the Top Français+ package. Marking the launch of the channel on Swisscom, Eurochannel will offer a selection […]