SPI International Launches Dizi with Vodafone Portugal
SPI International, a CANAL+ company, is pleased to announce the launch of Dizi with Vodafone Portugal. The channel will be available in the basic package. The introduction of Dizi expands the partnership between SPI International and Vodafone, offering Portuguese audiences an exciting array of high-quality entertainment options.
SPI International has been providing captivating content through channels such as FightBox, Fast&FunBox, DocuBox, FunBox UHD, and Gametoon to Vodafone subscribers. The addition of Dizi to Vodafone's channel lineup reinforces SPI International's commitment to delivering diverse and engaging programming to its viewers.
Dizi, promises to captivate Portuguese audiences with its rich selection of premium Turkish dramas. Renowned for their compelling storylines, exceptional production values, and A-list stars, Turkish dramas have gained immense popularity worldwide. Dizi Portugal brings these globally acclaimed series to the Portuguese audience, providing them with a fresh and unique entertainment experience.
"SPI International is thrilled to introduce Dizi on Vodafone Portugal's platform," said Georgina Twiss, MD of Western Europe and Africa at SPI International. "The addition of Dizi not only enhances our partnership with Vodafone Portugal but also expands the entertainment choices available to Portuguese viewers. We are excited to bring the globally celebrated Turkish dramas to the Portuguese audience and look forward to their enthusiastic response."
António Margato, Consumer Marketing Director of Vodafone Portugal, said: "The addition of Dizi Channel to Vodafone Portugal's portfolio allows us to diversify our television offer even further. With international content of several genres - including series and soap operas - this new channel improves our customers' entertainment experience at home".
About Vodafone Portugal
Unique in its scale as the largest pan-European and African technology communications company, Vodafone transforms the way we live and work through its innovation, technology, connectivity, platforms, products and services. Vodafone operates mobile and fixed networks in 21 countries, and partners with mobile networks in 47 more. As of 30 September 2022, we had over 300 million mobile customers, more than 28 million fixed broadband customers, and 22 million TV customers. Vodafone is a world leader in the Internet of Things (IoT), connecting more than 150 million devices and platforms. We have revolutionised fintech in Africa through M-Pesa, which celebrated its 15th anniversary in 2022. It is the region’s largest fintech platform, providing access to financial services for more than 50 million people in a secure, affordable and convenient way. Our purpose is to connect for a better future by using technology to improve lives, digitalise critical sectors and enable inclusive and sustainable digital societies. We are committed to reducing our environmental impact to reach net zero emissions across our full value chain by 2040, while helping our customers reduce their own carbon emissions by 350 million tonnes by 2030. We are driving action to reduce device waste and achieve our target to reuse, resell or recycle 100% of our network waste. We believe in the power of connectivity and digital services to improve society and economies, partnering with governments to digitalise healthcare, education and agriculture and create cleaner, safer cities. Our products and services support the digitalisation of businesses, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Our inclusion for all strategy seeks to ensure no-one is left behind through access to connectivity, digital skills and creating relevant products and services such as access to education, healthcare and finance. We are also committed to developing a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the customers and societies we serve. For more information, please visit www.vodafone.com, follow us on Twitter at @VodafoneGroup or connect with us on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/
About SPI INTERNATIONAL
SPI INTERNATIONAL (a CANAL+ company) is a global media company operating 62 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