New research from the EBU’s Media Intelligence Service shows that SVOD subscribers in Europe grew 56% in just one year between 2014 and 2015, and are expected to reach 50 million homes by 2020.
German media company ProSiebenSat.1 has revamped its video-on-demand (VOD) service maxdome 10 years after its launch to differentiate it more strongly from competitors including Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Watchever and Sky Online.
French media company Trace will launch an international subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service in June 2016.
Watchever, the German subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service operated by French media company Vivendi, has secured a movie rights package from German distributor Tobis.
Watchever, the German subscription video-on-demand service of French media company Vivendi, has acquired a movie package from Hollywood studio Paramount Pictures.
German video-on-demand (VOD) provider Maxdome has acquired a movie package from Hollywood Studio Paramount Pictures.
US action and adventure sports network TEN: The Enthusiast Network has selected Kaltura and 3 Screen Solutions (3SS) for the launch of its new Motor Trend OnDemand subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland will close down its subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service Snap as a stand-alone product in November 2015.
Walt Disney will next month launch a digital subscription service in the UK that bundles its animated and live action movies, books, television series and music.
After its extremely successful development in North America, Netflix has made efforts to try and spread the same enthusiasm for its subscription-based video streaming services across Europe since early 2012.