Advanced Television


Crackle Connex selects TransUnion marketing solutions business

TransUnion has announced a partnership between its marketing solutions business, TruAudience, and Crackle Connex, Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment’s advertising sales division. TruAudience will help Crackle Connex create custom audiences from first-party viewership data and retarget viewers of Connected TV (CTV) campaigns at Redbox kiosks nationwide. TransUnion’s audience insights, modeling and building solutions will […]

September 28, 2023

Crackle Connex works with Amazon Publisher Direct

Crackle Connex, Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment’s advertising sales division, has announced that they are working to provide new advertising capabilities for its AVoD and FAST services. Crackle Connex implemented a streamlined integration path between Elemental MediaTailor from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Amazon Publisher Direct, opening up supply to Amazon DSP advertisers across […]

September 13, 2023

Cossacks to premiere on Crackle

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment will premiere the Ukrainian fantasy series Cossacks on September 1st on its free streaming service Crackle. Directed, written, and shot on location in Ukraine and featuring a nearly entire cast of Ukrainian actors, Cossacks is a 12-episode sword and sorcery fantasy series. The series stars Yuriy Dyak (The Inheritance), […]

August 24, 2023

TikTok teams with Redbox, Crackle Connex

Redbox and advertising platform Crackle Connex, both Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment companies, are now working with entertainment platform TikTok. The social media platform will provide Redbox with top content from the platform which will be featured on over 3,000 video screens on top of Redbox kiosks nationwide, and brands will have the opportunity […]

July 12, 2023

Crackle Connex signs adPlanet, Velocity deals

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment has announced Crackle Connex, the advertising sales platform, has signed deals with two Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH) networks in the US. The company is adding screens through agreements with Coinstar’s adPlanet Retail Media Group – the grocery and retail DOOH network in the US, and Velocity – a technology solutions […]

April 12, 2023

Crackle signs ad sales deal with Vidgo

Crackle Connex, a division of Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment that simplifies the connected TV buying process for brands, has signed a deal with live TV streaming service Vidgo to exclusively represent Vidgo’s advertising sales and operations in the US. Vidgo is a live subscription streaming services offering over 200 live channels of news, […]

April 11, 2023

Chicken Soup for the Soul launches Crackle Connex

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment has launched Crackle Connex – a new advertising sales platform that aims to simplify the buying process with consistent measurement and performance tracking. Drawing on a portfolio of owned and operated AVoD and FAST networks and platforms, nearly ten thousand digital out-of-home screens, and over 20 third-party ad supply […]

April 4, 2023

Chicken Soup for the Soul reports record quarter

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, a provider of premium content to value-conscious consumers, has announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30th 2022. “This has been the best financial quarter in our history, and our position in the free and low-cost streaming ecosystem is stronger than ever after completing the acquisition […]

November 15, 2022

Redbox, Crackle on VIZIO TV remotes in 2023

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment has announced an expanded deal with VIZIO that brings the Redbox and Crackle free streaming apps to VIZIO remote controls. In the second half of 2023, consumers who purchase new VIZIO TVs will have immediate access to the Redbox and Crackle AVoD services through dedicated buttons. The Redbox and […]

November 14, 2022

Inside The Black Box season 2 on Crackle

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, and Publicis Media’s APX Content Ventures, have announced a second season of the award-winning series Inside The Black Box will premiere December 1st exclusively on the Crackle streaming app. The series will be available to stream for free on a wide variety of devices, including Roku, Amazon Fire TV, […]

November 8, 2022