France Télévisions Distribution breaks records

Pascale Paoli Lebailly

France Télévisions Distribution, the commercial branch of France Télévisions, announced record revenues in 2008 since its creation in 1991. Revenues reached €60 million, despite the crisis of the video market.

Net income reached €3 million last year vs €4 million in 2007.

The subsidiary is charged with video sales, licensing and merchandising of shows from the group networks. Best sales include DS video games Intervilles (130,000 units) and Fort Boyard (100,000).