TalkTalk has acquired Tesco’s blinkbox business, alongside the troubled supermarket’s broadband and fixed line voice base.
Tesco is putting its Blinkbox video streaming business up for sale as the company seeks to concentrate on its core supermarket operations.
Tesco has launched Clubcard TV to its 16 million Clubcard customers offering hundreds of movies and TV shows.
Tesco-backed Blinkbox has inked a deal with StudioCanal, snapping up the rights to a range of popular titles including Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now.
Blinkbox, the video-on-demand outfit established by former Channel 4 New Media executive Michael Cormish and Vodafone’s former head of content Adrian Letts, has been acquired by the UK retailer Tesco.