TF1 has signed a global distribution agreement with Bouygues Telecom that integrates the TF1 premium offer and additional services.
Pavel Stantchev has been appointed CEO of TF1 Distribution.
MYTF1 is returning to Altice-SFR after a new agreement between the French commercial broadcaster and the cablenet.
The European Commission has approved the proposed advertising JV between Mediaset, ProSiebenSat.1 and TF1.
French cablenet SFR says nothing has changed after French commercial network TF1 pulled its MYTF1 catch-up services.
Orange is taking its dispute with TF1 to the French court of commerce, claiming the private broadcaster is misusing its dominant position on the viewers and advertising market.
The Belgian media authority CSA has asked its French counterpart to review its draft convention authorising TF1 to carry local advertising windows in Belgium.
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.
TF1 Group, ProSiebenSat.1 (Germany), and Mediaset (Italy and Spain) are establishing in equal shares the European Broadcaster Exchange (EBX) to address the demand for pan-European video campaigns at scale.
A carriage fee dispute looms in France as TF1 threatens to withdraw channels from IPTV platforms.