Children’s channel increases number of subscribers in Germany

London, 8 December 2010 – KidsCo, the international children’s channel is today announcing it is extending its reach across South West Germany in partnership with cable network operator, Kabel BW. The package enables KidsCo subscribers across the region to enjoy more programming including brand new ‘Pay TV’ exclusive content Turbo Dogs[1], which will air on KidsCo from 3rd January 2011.

KidsCo will also broadcast a mix of original productions, first run exclusives and classic shows including: The Beach Crew, Count Duckula, Dino Squad, Corduroy Bear as well as Boo & Me and Jass Time! in German, to families across the region.

Paul Robinson, CEO of KidsCo, welcomed the news: “The German market is very important to us, and as the channel grows, it’s vital that we strengthen our partnerships with leading TV providers that support our brand message. We are thrilled to be expanding our presence in Germany with Kable BW as it really understands our commitment to edutainment.”

Klaus Wolf, Head of Product Management TV and Content at Kable BW added: “As one of the largest cable operators in Germany, we are committed to offering creative and valuable entertainment for families across the region. We are delighted to be able to offer KidsCo to more viewers as they too, are committed to family-friendly, quality programming.”


[1] Turbo Dogs was acquired from CCI Entertainment at MipTV this year