June 28 th 2013– for immediate release
Following a number of recent launches around the globe, including launches in The Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Norway and Croatia,? Ginx TV has expanded its footprint in Poland by signing a distribution agreement with Vectra, one of the country’s biggest platforms, reaching over 800,000 subscribers in total.? The channel will be available in HD as part of Vectra’s digital offer, to subscribers of their Spicy Sport package. Ginx, the world’s only international channel dedicated to video-gaming and video-gaming culture, is growing its footprint around the world and is fully localised in over 40 territories and 9 languages.
The fast growing international channel focuses on all forms of video-gaming, ranging from console and PC games to mobile games and apps, as well as reporting from major video-gaming events such as E3 and Gamescom.?
Commented Ginx CEO, Michiel Bakker:?“We are delighted to be increasing our distribution in a key market such as Poland, and with one of that country’s leading platforms in Vectra. Video-gaming is a mainstream activity in Poland, a country of over 11 million gamers, and it is fantastic that we are able to bring our channel to more of them. Our shows highlight the latest games and provide news, reviews and behind the scenes insights for fans of videogames and we hope they resonate with our new viewers.”?
Commented Tomasz Zuranski, CEO of Vectra:
“ We are very pleased to be adding Ginx to our offer to our subscribers. We aim to offer channels that meet every individual interest, and since video-gaming is a fully-fledged mainstream activity in Poland, we are convinced that GINX will find a broad and loyal audience within our customer base.”
Group VECTRA ( www.vectra.pl) belongs to a small group of major domestic telecommunications cable operators. The company operates in 167 towns and cities and the number of its customers exceeds 860,000. Vectra basic offer is analog and digital cable television, broadband internet access– fixed and mobile, and fixed telephony. Vectra is one of the most attractive in the market for digital television in the number and variety of programs– a total of 183, including 44 in HD format. Other items that stand out Vectra services, the Internet 160 Mb/s, independent local television programs broadcast in 110 cities, PVR and multiroom. Additional services include Vectra TVOnline (free access to 25 TV programs on PC and mobile devices), HBO GO and music service Mood. Vectra has 490,000 digital TV subscribers, 413,000 fixed internet and 28,000 mobile internet clients and 151,000 telephone subscribers. Vectra serves also SOHO businesses.
Ginx TV is the only international, multi-language TV channel exclusively dedicated to video gaming. Ginx offers fully localised channels, targeted at the rapidly growing number of gamers across the globe.?Ginx has already launched 24/7 channels in the Adriatic Region, Indonesia, East Africa, Malta, Cambodia, Singapore, Portugal, Croatia, The Netherlands, Middle East and Poland as well as producing shows for 3 rd party broadcasters.
For more information about Ginx TV, please call press relations on +44(0)208 5766660 or email:? firstname.lastname@example.org
In Central Europe, Ginx is represented by Chello Central Europe. Contact Agnieszka Somerville at email@example.com.