SPI/FilmBox and Monaco Telecom Signed a Channel Distribution Agreement Exclusive to Monaco Residents
Residents of Monaco will have access to three of SPI/FilmBox’s popular high-octane channels: Gametoon HD, FightBox HD and Fast&FunBox HD in Monaco Telecom’s Sports Package
SPI/FilmBox and Monaco Telecom have inked a channel distribution agreement that allows Sports Package subscribers to experience some of the most exciting and dynamic channels available in Western Europe.
“SPI/FilmBox and Monaco Telecom have signed a new distribution agreement to enrich the Sports Package for all subscribers with three diverse, high energy entertainment channels. Definitely an achievement worth sharing,” said Georgina Twiss, MD Western Europe & Africa at SPI International.
The Monaco Telecom Sports Package will include: Gametoon HD, created by true gaming and esports enthusiasts and features game reviews, esports tournaments, and exclusive game walkthroughs and sessions from popular streamers with a large fan-base, such as Dan Gheesling, Bifuteki, Lothar and many more. FightBox HD broadcasts some of the most electrifying combat sports live events and multi-discipline mixed martial arts coverage from all over the world such as KOK World Series, RXF MMA Championship, and MFC Makowski Fighting Championship. Fast&FunBox HD offers action-packed programming dedicated to adrenaline sports spanning various disciplines.
“We are proud to include SPI/FilmBox’s channels in our Sports TV package. Esport, MMA or high adrenaline disciplines are more and more popular, we are sure our audience will love these new channels,” said Martin Peronnet, CEO at Monaco Telecom.
About SPI International
SPI International is a global media company operating 42 television channels on six continents. FilmBox being its flagship channel, SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses state of the art technology providing its 65 million subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content including live streaming of UHD programming and FilmBox channels on any Internet-connected device via major global streaming media players as well as local OTT providers. SPI recently added to its portfolio Film1 premium movie services in the Netherlands, including four movie channels and digital services.
For over 25 years, SPI International has been a leading distributor of theatrical films and television programming in the international market. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand.
About Monaco Telecom
Monaco Telecom is the incumbent operator of the Principality of Monaco, delivering fixed, internet, TV, mobile services, as well as international data connectivity, housing and cloud services. Monaco Telecom has developed a strong technological approach to telecommunications: in July 2019, Monaco Telecom was the first operator to launch 5G with a nationwide coverage; and in fixed broadband, it provides 1Gbs access to all households. Monaco Telecom owns Epic, leading alternative operator in Cyprus and Vodafone Malta, the leading mobile operator in Malta. Monaco Telecom is owned by the Government of Monaco and by NJJ Holding, a European family of telecoms companies made up of leading operators in the markets of Monaco (Monaco telecom), Switzerland (Salt), Ireland (Eir), Cyprus (Epic) and, as of today, Malta. NJJ Holding is owned by French Entrepreneur Xavier Niel, who also controls IliadFree, a leading telecommunication player in France and Italy.