Multimedia Polska

Multimedia Polska sees modest growth

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska managed to achieve modest revenue and EBITDA growth last year as it grew its broadband base and made progress towards digital migration. Multimedia Polska posted revenues of PLN699.2 million (€166.3 million) for the year, up 2%, while EBITDA grew by 1.2% to PLN355.5 million. Migration of customers from analogue to […]

Multimedia Polska adds new channels

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added three new channels to its programming line-up. The operator has added Polish public channels TVP Sport HD and TVP Rozrywka and Sony’s AXN Spin to its line up. TVP Sport HD will be included in Multimedia Polska’s MaxBox and Sport HD Extra packages. The channel will air coverage […]

Multimedia Polska to launch MVNO

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska is to become an MVNO after striking a deal with Polkomtel, operator of the Plus network.  The deal will give Multimedia Polska wholesale access to the Plus network, allowing it to provide a full range of retail mobile services, including roaming and access to premium numbers. Polkomtel will provide customer […]

Multimedia Polska sees strong TV demand

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska reported strong demand for its TV services in Q2, but said market conditions would likely not lead to price increases in this segment for another six to 12 months. Announcing its half-year results, the firm reported a 5% year-on-year increase in video customers in the second quarter at 1.001 million […]

Multimedia Polska adds HD channels

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added Universal Channel HD and E! Entertainment HD to its line-up, taking the total number of HD services on the platform to 41. The full HD service is currently available in 36 cities including Gdynia, Gorzow, Lodz, Olsztyn Plock, Szczecin, Toruń and Warsaw, and will expanded to other networks […]

Multimedia Polska launches TV app

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has launched a free app to allow customers to watch movies and live TV from smartphones, tablets and Samsung smart TVs.  The app includes almost five hundred movies on both a free and a pay-per-view basis and TV channels including TVP1, TVP 2, Discovery and TLC. Viewers will also […]

Multimedia Polska adds Novela TV

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added telenovela channel Novela TV to its programming line-up to replace Chellomedia’s Zone Romantica service. The channel, represented by Polcast Television Distribution, will air as part of Multimedia Polska’s Maxbox basic digital package as well as its Film and Serials thematic package.

Multimedia Polska launches new high-end package

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has launched a new MaxBox package and renamed its existing packages MiniBox and SuperBox, adding more channels. MiniBox now offers 78 channels, 13 more than the old basic digital package, including six HD service for PLN49 (€12). SuperBox now includes 108 channels, as opposed to 95 in the previous Comfort […]

Multimedia Polska reduces contract lengths as law comes into force

Polish service providers are being forced to reduce the maximum duration of contracts as a result of new legislation. Cable operator Multimedia Polska has reduced the maximum length of its customer contracts from 36 to 24 months. The operator is also stopping marketing its 18-month contracts, which will be replaced by annual contracts. The new […]

Sundance Channel launches on Multimedia Polska

Polish cable operator Multimedia Polska has added Sundance Channel HD to its portfolio of digital channels. The AMC Networks-operated channel will kick off with a 10-day season of Sundance Film Festival award winners as well as the second season of Mad Men. Sundance Channel replaces TV 1000 on the platform. The latter is no longer […]