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Disney in continuing talks with Amazon over advertising space - report

Friday 4 October 2019 | 13:40 CET | News
Amazon's Fire TV has no deal in place to carry Disney's upcoming Disney+ streaming service, the Wall Street Journal reported, with sources saying the companies are is in talks about advertising terms. Amazon wants to sell a substantial percentage of the ad space on Disney apps, a point Disney has so far resisted. Sources said that while they are optimistic the companies will reach an agreement, Disney apps could be removed from Fire TV if they don't. Disney has several apps, including for networks such as ABC, ESPN and Disney Channel.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Amazon / Disney / ESPN
Countries: United States / World
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