Fox channels launch in France on Freebox

January 17, 2014 12.57 Europe/London By Robert Briel

voyageFox International Channels increases distribution in France with the launch of the company’s bouquet of channels in the IPTV platform Freebox TV.

National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo Wild and Voyage are available for Free subscribers from Thursday, January 16, 2014.

Frédéric Chevance, managing director Fox International Channels France said “We are delighted to start this collaboration with the ILIAD group via the Free triple play offer. We will allow millions of subscribers to benefit from the quality of our programs and the prestige of our brands. This will also permit us to gain great visibility on the French Market, more than doubling our number of households”.

Maxime Lombardini, managing director ILIAD is very pleased with this new collaboration with the group Fox International Channels. “These three new prestigious channels available for all our TV subscribers are strengthening the attractiveness of the Freebox TV offer”.

The three channels now distributed by Free are also available on Canalsat and Numericable, historical partners of Fox International Channels.