Two new channels are being added to the Boxer terrestrial platform in Sweden on December 2. Discovery Networks’ TLC, which returned to Europe earlier this year, and Cartoon Network become the 9th and 10th channels to be launched by Boxer so far this year.
TLC, which will include some Swedish productions, will in fact replace Discovery Travel & Living and will broadcast in MPEG-4 as part of the Boxer Mix package.
Cartoon Network has favourites including Ben 10, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends, and Billy & Mandy, dubbed into Swedish. Also in MPEG-4 it is part Max Boxer and Boxer Kids.
TV4 HD will commence broadcasting on December 18 with other new launches including MTVN HD, National Geographic HD, Canal HD, Canal Series, Eurosport 2 and TV10 (replacing ZTV).