Discovery Communications Deutschland has applied for broadcast licenses for 19 international TV channels at Bavarian media authority BLM.
Discovery introduces its true crime brand ID. Investigation Discovery in Germany.
Discovery Communications Deutschland wants to operate the German Eurosport channels no longer under French, but German broadcast licences as part of an extension of its channel family for the Bundesliga coverage.
Discovery Communications Deutschland will open an advertising window targeting viewers in neighbouring Switzerland on the German version of its women’s channel TLC in mid-September 2016.
Eurosport 1 has launched on DTT in Germany on April 1, 2016 in Munich, Nuremberg and Stuttgart.
The German media authorities have granted Discovery Communications Deutschland a licence for the operation and nationwide distribution of a teleshopping service under the working title D-Shop for eight years.
Susanne Aigner-Drews, mananging director of Discovery Communications Deutschland, is now also the head of Eurosport Deutschland.
Internet TV platform Zattoo has increased its HD offering in Germany.
Discovery Communications Deutschland can broadcast its women’s channel TLC instead of men’s channel DMAX via DTT in Munich from January 1, 2015.