Scripps widens Croatian reach

June 3, 2014 11.21 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

VipnetThe Scripps Networks International channel Fine Living has secured carriage on Vipnet, through its Vip TV and brands, in Croatia.

Commenting on the development, Jon Sichel, MD, Scripps Networks, UK & EMEA, said: “As Scripps Networks International builds its distribution, we are pleased to add a third lifestyle channel onto the Vipnet platforms with Fine Living. Following the successful launches in Croatia of Food Network and Travel Channel on the platforms last year, we understand what audiences want and know that Scripps’s great range of programming will continue to resonate in the region.”

Adrian Jezina, member of Vipnet’s management board, added: “Vipnet offers advanced television services through two brands – Vip TV and We are delivering a large range of programs and interactive services to customer’s homes every day through four different technologies – cable, IPTV, OTT and satellite. We are very pleased to enlarge our portfolio with this new exclusive, design entertainment TV channel which will surely attract a very large number of viewers in Croatia.”