Paris, July 17, 2009
Lagardère Active Television Operations – France and Worldwide recently renewed its partnership agreement with Numericable for the distribution of nine special-interest channels:
Canal J, TiJi, Filles TV, Mezzo, MCM, MCM Top, MCM Pop, Gulli and Virgin 17.
According to Emmanuelle Guilbart, director of television operations at Lagardère Active, “The renewal of this agreement confirms Lagardère Active’s ability to create high value-added content that appeals to a wide audience while meeting distributor needs. This partnership agreement will also be extended to include new services associated with these channels in the very near future.”
“Numericable is pleased to renew this agreement, which is integral to the company’s overall strategy of increasing its content’s diversity and range as part of the wider goal of customer satisfaction,” commented Angélique Benetti, Numericable’s director of content.
About Television Operations - France and Worldwide
Established in May 2008 and headed by Emmanuelle Guilbart, Television Operations - France and Worldwide handles a complete range of editorial activities for many leading French channels, including Gulli, Canal J, TiJi, Filles TV, MCM, Mezzo and Virgin 17. Its reach extends to more than 34 million households in 39 countries around the world.
Numericable is France’s leading cable operator. Its triple-play package features a wide selection of channels, broadband Internet and unlimited phone calls to over 50 destinations. Numericable’s TV package comprises up to 220 channels and services, including a wide range of special-interest and general-interest channels. It also offers France’s most comprehensive HD package, with 15 channels to choose from. Learn more at www.numericable.fr.
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