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SPI/FILMBOX Continues To Expand Its Reach In Western Europe Via Salt Mobile

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SPI/FILMBOX Continues To Expand Its Reach In Western Europe Via Salt Mobile

SPI/FilmBox furthers its reach in Switzerland with the launch of four channels on Salt TV. Increasing the distribution of FunBox UHD and Fast&FunBox HD, and launching Gametoon HD, the interactive, e-Sports channel created by millennials for millennials and FightBox HD.

FightBox HD broadcasts live events every week such as KOK World Series and RXF MMA Championship, and MFC Makowski Fighting Championship, for the first time in Switzerland. FightBox HD, Gametoon HD and Fast&FunBox HD will be available in English, while FunBox UHD will be available in English and German.

“SPI continues to invest and expand its reach in Western Europe. Today, I am proud to announce our new agreement with Salt. As of June, four thematic channels will be available in Switzerland for Salt’s subscribers, with its young and dynamic target audience I am sure that they will all hit the mark”, said Georgina Twiss, MD Western Europe & Africa at SPI International.

Salt Mobile SA owns and operates an extensive, high-quality mobile telecommunications network. Thanks to its ultrafast broadband solution called Salt Fiber, Salt provides a unique triple play service, which for the first time in Switzerland takes full advantage of the optical fiber technology by means of symmetrical date transmission rates of up to 10 Gbit/s. Salt Fiber can be combined in an gainful way with Salt’s powerful flat rate subscriptions - a revolutionary and straight forward portfolio.provides mobile talk and data services and is the third largest mobile operator in Switzerland, with 16.3% of the market. The company offers prepaid and roaming packs, unlimited call plans, international calling packs, internet packs, TV on the move, and broadband calling services for phone calls and text messages. 

SPI International is a global media company operating 36 television channels on six continents. SPI is one of the biggest aggregators of native Ultra HD content in the world, FilmBox being its flagship channel. Working with over 1,400 operators worldwide, SPI uses state of the art technology providing its 55 million subscribers with access to SPI’s linear and on demand content including live streaming of UHD programming and FilmBox channels on any Internet-connected device via major global streaming media players as well as local OTT providers. (6/19)