H&C canters to Spain, Portugal & LatAm
October 2, 2018
H&C, the multi-screen TV network for equestrian sports, and Digital Cornucopia, has signed a new partnership to produce, launch and distribute H&C in Spain, Portugal and Latin America.
Under the terms of the partnership, Digital Cornucopia will seek opportunities for the channel in Spanish and Portuguese on both pay-TV networks and OTT platforms, as well as via direct to consumer apps. The channel will bring equestrian fans the best of international equestrian sport and leading local events. The service comprises a 24/7 linear feed with 10-day catch-up and other on-demand features.
H&C joins a bouquet of seven TV channels offering both linear and OTT services that have already been launched by Digital Cornucopia, a producer and distributor of original and unique networks.
Carlos Navia, Digital Cornucopia’s CEO, commented: ‘’We are delighted to be working with H&C and are excited about bringing its thrilling equestrian programming to these markets, where traditions of horsemanship run deep, and the modern sport is practiced to a high level.’’
Heather Killen, CEO H&C, added: ‘’ Digital Cornucopia is innovating in the content space with a dynamic new approach in production and distribution. We have focused on the equestrian sector for 10 years and believe there is great opportunity for H&C in these markets; we have found a great partner in DC’’
H&C’s international presence on cable networks and pay TV networks includes Prime Video from Amazon in the UK and Germany, Ziggo in The Netherlands and Roku in the US and the UK, and Fetch TV in Australia, reaching an estimated 48.5 million households.