Advanced Television


France: AVoD, FAST revenues tripled in 2022

The French AVoD and Fast TV market generated a total of €15 million in 2022, tripling its share compared to 2021. According to a joint study by Médiamétrie and NPA Conseil, the 2023 revenues should be between €8 -€8.5 million, if the market remains stable.  The domestic French market is comprised of 292 FAST TV […]

September 4, 2023From Pascale Paoli-Lebailly in Paris

Alchimie signs partnership with LG Channels

Alchimie, an SVoD platform featuring original and exclusive thematic channels published jointly with media groups and talents, has announced the strengthening of its footprint in Europe in the AVoD and FAST markets following the signing of a partnership with LG Channels. LG Channels is a free content streaming service to provide an enhanced viewing experience […]

May 10, 2022

Alchimie appoints Thompson as CCO

Alchimie, the OTT video subscription platform, has announced the appointment of Sam Thompson to the role of Chief Content Officer. In his new role, Thompson will be responsible for acquiring English, Spanish, French, German and Italian programming across all genres to add to Alchimie’s library of multi-language content. Alchimie’s library is one of the largest […]

November 30, 2021

Alchimie, Melty Group launch Melty+

Melty Group, the French specialist in youth entertainment news media, is launching an SVoD offer for its 10 million monthly website users. The offer which will be charged at €4.99 per month, (€1.99 for the first month) includes movies, documentaries, podcasts, articles and more. Bruno Massiet du Biest, president of Melty Group, said: “After the […]

October 5, 2021

Alchimie signs French and Spanish deals

Alchimie, an SVoD platform featuring original and exclusive thematic channels published jointly with media groups and talents, today announces the signing of new distribution deals with Orange, Amazon Prime Video and the Spanish platform Movistar. available on Orange and Amazon Prime Video Co-founded by Alchimie with Edouard Bergeon and sponsored by Guillaume Canet, […]

September 22, 2021

Rakuten TV content deal with Alchimie

Rakuten TV has sagreed a deal with Alchimie to provide a range of themed channels to the platform. The rollout of new channels under the new agreement continues Rakuten TV’s expansion of free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) channels. The channels will be rolled out progressively, starting with eight channels; HUMANITY, Luxe TV, MMA TV, Big […]

September 2, 2021

MyTF1 adds Stream to AVoD offering

French on-demand platform MyTF1 has enhanced its AVoD offering with the launch of a new OTT service called Stream with 9,000 hours of content – tripling TF1’s AVoD line-up. Available via the homepage of MyTF1, Stream allow users to search and watch videos across several genres. Since June 25th, the service has been offering some […]

June 30, 2021From Pascale Paoli-Lebailly in Paris

Alchimie, Altice distribution deal

Alchimie, the OTT subscription video platform, and French converged multiplay telco Altice, have launched a strategic partnership to provide more than 400 hours of premium content. Altice has launched its new free VoD platform for live TV, replays and exclusive content. Branded RMC BFM Play, this new platform provides easy access to the programmes of […]

June 25, 2021

Alchimie, All3Media content deal

Alchimie, the OTT subscription video platform, and All3Media International, have announced a strategic content partnership which sees them co-publish OTT channel Inside Outside in the US.  The deal also sees 400 hours of All3Media International’s premium factual content being placed onto Alchimie’s French-speaking European network of themed SVoD channels. Alchimie and All3Media International will jointly […]

May 13, 2021

Alchimie, Rotana launch Arabic SVoD movie service

OTT subscription video platform Alchimie is partnering with Middle Eastern media giant Rotana Media Group jointly to publish, manage and distribute a new SVoD movie service, branded AflamPlus TV. AflamPlus TV will be distributed by Alchimie across its European SVoD network (excluding France) and will be available on all main digital platforms including the Alchimie […]

April 20, 2021