Haystack News adds Deutsche Welle
June 11, 2021
Haystack News, the US, ad-supported streaming service that connects viewers with local, national and world TV news, has announced a new content distribution agreement with Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s international broadcaster.
With the agreement between the companies, Haystack Newshas launched DW’s world news content as the latest addition to its curated and personalised AVoD service and also added DW to its growing portfolio of live 24/7 streaming news channels.
In addition to DW, Haystack News offers on-demand news from a wide array of industry-leading providers from around the world, including Al-Jazeera English, CBC, Euronews, FRANCE24, and i24NEWS.
“International news providers including DW are a valuable addition to the diversity of voices and quality news coverage offered on our premier platform,” said Daniel Barreto, Co-Founder and CEO at Haystack TV. “With interest from both streaming customers outside of the US, as well as domestic users looking for news content from around the world, Haystack is continuing to grow its content pipeline while establishing itself as the leading streaming news platform.”
“DW has long been renowned for its award-winning journalism and we are always searching for innovative partners like Haystack News service to help us reach new audiences,” said Benjamin Schnabel, Head of Digital Partnerships and New Business. “With the addition of both our live DW streaming channel and on-demand news content, Haystack News users now have multiple ways to enjoy DW content.”