SPI International Brings Dizi Channel and Dizi On-Demand Content to Sweden with Allente

SPI International, a CANAL+ company that owns and operates multiple channels and digital products across the globe, announces the launch of its Dizi channel and Dizi on-demand content on the Nordic entertainment company Allente's platform. This strategic partnership marks a significant expansion for SPI International, bringing the best Turkish dramas to viewers across the Nordics, commencing with Sweden, with plans for launches in Norway, Denmark, and Finland scheduled for a later date. Starting March 18th, Dizi channel will be accessible to viewers in Sweden on channel number 88. For satellite and fiber TV customers, Dizi is available as an optional package. For Allente Stream customers with Flex packaging, Dizi is a selectable streaming service.

"We are very happy to introduce the Dizi Channel in Sweden especially when it is together with the region's industry leaders, Allente. This collaboration highlights their innovative and market leading approach to content with strong support for the power of Turkish dramas. The region is one of the most sophisticated content markets in the world, and this is a significant first step in bringing this captivating genre to Nordic television viewers," commented Georgina Twiss, MD Western Europe and Africa at SPI International.  

Dizi Channel has gained immense popularity worldwide, showcasing a diverse range of Turkish series that have captivated audiences with their compelling storytelling, exceptional production values, and talented casts. Dizi channel and Dizi on-demand content are now available on Allente's platform, providing viewers across the Nordics with unlimited access to the best Turkish dramas at their fingertips.

"We are thrilled to launch the newest addition to the Allente family: Dizi. Our partnership with Dizi adds a treasure trove of captivating Turkish series, renowned for their compelling narratives. By integrating Dizi into our offerings, we're not just expanding our content library; we're enriching the cultural tapestry we offer to our subscribers and will address an under-served segment in the market. This collaboration underscores our commitment to delivering diverse, high-quality entertainment that resonates with audiences worldwide”, said Michael Bärlin, Chief Content Officer at Allente.

Allente is a Nordic TV distributor that offers high-quality TV and streaming solutions via both satellite and broadband to one million customers in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. The company was founded in May 2020 following a merger of Canal Digital and Viasat Consumer. Allente has head offices in Stockholm and Oslo, the managing director is Jonas Gustafsson. The company is owned 50/50 by Telenor Group and Viaplay Group.

SPI INTERNATIONAL (a CANAL+ company) is a global media company operating TV channels and multiple digital products across six continents. It 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 owns a suite of legacy brands that have become household names, such as FilmBox, Film1, Kino Polska, Stopklatka, and Dizi, along with different thematic channels and streaming services, including FilmBox+. Working with over 800 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