Kids channel RiC gains cable carriage

Jörn Krieger | 28-10-2012

German children's channel RiC has secured its first cable carriage deals. The channel, operated by Munich-based media company Your Family Entertainment (YFE), will thereby increase its reach.

In Germany, RiC can be received on's cable network while in Austria the channel is distributed by UPC Austria and Salzburg AG as well as smaller operators.

RiC launched on 10 September 2012 for DTH households on Astra (19.2° East) and as a live stream on the internet. The advertising-financed free-to-air channel complements YFE's pay-TV children's channel yourfamily.