KidsCo signs raft of distribution deals

Kids channel KidsCo has signed agreements with South African-based pay-TV provider MultiChoice for distribution of a Portuguese-language version in Angola and Mozambique, with Slovenian IPTV operator SiOL TV for distribution in Slovenia, and with Belgian cable operator VOO in Wallonia. KidsCo has also signed a deal for distribution in Mongolia with DDish TV.

The new deals take the channel, a joint venture between NBC Universal, Cookie Jar Group and Corus Entertainment, to approximately 500,000 new homes.