The Mega Max Media children’s channel duckTV has been launched as a dedicated digital service in Spain and Italy via Samsung TV Plus.
Its delivery is being handled by California-based Wurl, one of ducktv’s technical partners and a leading provider of streaming video and advertising services for connected TV.
Commenting on the development, Iza Piotrowska, director of affiliate sales and business development at Mega Max Media, said: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with Samsung Electronics and to be joining the Samsung TV Plus diverse line up with our high-quality toddler’s channel. As the service continues to be one of the most popular OTT streaming services providing a premium at-home viewing experience, this important cooperation will allow us to expand our brand into new markets and to additional viewing devices to bring our much-loved ducktv characters to millions of Samsung Smart TV owners”.
Samsung TV Plus is a free smart TV video service integrated into all Samsung 2016-2020 smart TVs.