TF1 CEO Gilles Pélisson has been named as chairman of the supervisory board of French on demand service Salto.
The French Competition Authority (l’Autorité de la Concurrence) has given the go-ahead for the Salto joint-venture SVOD service.
TF1, France Télévisions and M6 groups have submitted their planned joint-venture streaming SVOD platform Salto to the Competition Authority.
Delphine Ernotte, president of France Télévisions, reaffirmed her determination to launch the common SVOD platform with M6 and TF1, Salto.
RTL Group does not intend to accept ProSiebenSat.1’s invitation to participate in the latter’s joint German streaming venture with Discovery for the time being.
French transmission company TDF has launched a new ‘restart’ service, called Salto, on channels operated by the public broadcaster France Télévisions.