KPN reshuffles Dutch TV offer
December 11, 2012 07.52 Europe/London By Robert Briel
Dutch incumbent KPN is overhauling its DTT and IPTV offers on January 24.
Following the news that KPN is adding TNT Benelux to its line-up, the platform is also adding Djazz.tv, Ginx, 192TV and iConcerts to itís line-up.
For Ginx, the new agreement means a further extension of its Dutch distribution base with 300,000 homes.
Commented Ginx CEO, Michiel Bakker: ďAs a native Dutchman I am particularly thrilled to welcome KPNís customers to our fast-growing viewer base.Ē
To make room for the new channels, the operator is removing a number of channels including VH1 Classic and Extreme Sports Channel.
KPN is also adding a number of channels to its basic tier, Xite, 2M Maroc, RTV7 (from the Dutch Caribbean) and Antenna 3. TVE, Rai Uno and Slam!TV will be removed from the basic offer.
On KPNís DTT service Digitenne Xite will replace Slam!TV.