SPI International Launches a Portfolio of FilmBox Channels and FilmBox On Demand Selection with United Group
SPI International, a CANAL+ company operating across six continents, announces a strategic partnership with United Group, a premier telecommunication, and media provider in Southeast Europe. This landmark collaboration brings SPI International's highly acclaimed channels, FilmBox Premium and FilmBox Extra to a wider audience across Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and North Macedonia. The partnership allows United Group subscribers to enjoy captivating content through FilmBox Premium in the basic offer, and FilmBox Extra in the extended package. Additionally, a catalog of FilmBox on Demand titles is added to EON Video club portfolio delivering exceptional entertainment and unmatched value.
Murat Muratoglu, Head of Distribution at SPI International, said: "We are truly excited about joining forces with United Group to bring our world-class content to even more viewers across the Balkans. Our FilmBox channels and FilmBox On Demand catalog have a lot to offer to United Group subscribers, from blockbuster movies to captivating series, catering to a wide range of tastes and preferences. This partnership is a testament to our commitment to delivering top-quality entertainment that resonates with audiences globally."
Subscribers can find a captivating lineup that spans genres and eras, ensuring that every movie enthusiast, whether seeking the latest blockbusters, movies with A-list stars, or timeless classics, will find something to indulge in.
Suzana Radošević, Content Management Director at United Group said: “This collaboration refreshes our channel portfolio as well as the content in the EON Video Club with new, exciting movies and series. With our EON, the most popular TV platform in Southeast Europe that turns every TV into a Smart TV, providing the best entertainment, diverse and personalized TV content for every member of the family, this collaboration represents a winning combination and best experience for our users.”
About United Group
Dutch-based United Group is the leading telecommunications and media operator in South-East Europe. Active in eight countries, the company has more than 15,5 million users and nearly 15,000 employees. It generates almost €2.7 billion in annual revenues. United Group has the widest network coverage in the region and offers users the most attractive selection of TV content from around the world. Significant investments in digital infrastructure, content and technology ensure the excellence of the products and services it provides to customers. United Group has been majority owned by BC Partners, one of the largest global investment companies, since March 2019. For more information visit https://united.group/
About SPI INTERNATIONAL
SPI INTERNATIONAL (a CANAL+ company) is a global media company operating TV channels, multiple digital products across six continents, and is a major player in content distribution and broadcasting worldwide. SPI operates multiple free-to-air and pay-tv channels in CEE, Western Europe, Asia, and Adria regions including key European markets such as Poland, Czechia, Romania, Serbia, and the Netherlands. SPI Group owns a suite of legacy brands that have become household names such as FilmBox, Film1, Kino Polska, Stopklatka, Dizi along with different thematic channels and streaming services, including FilmBox+. Working with over 700 operators worldwide, SPI uses cutting-edge technology providing its subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on-demand content. For over 25 years, SPI INTERNATIONAL has been a leading supplier of theatrical films and television programming in the international markets. SPI’s solid alliances with major license suppliers provide compelling content, with strong recognition and high demand. www.spiintl.com