Zattoo to close its web TV service in France

Wednesday 11 February 2015 | 22:01 CET | News
Swiss-based internet TV service Zattoo, whose core operations are in its home market and Germany, said it will pull out of the French market in the first quarter because of the expiration of several licence contracts, reports Broadband TV News. Launched in France over 6 years ago, Zatoo has only been available as a subscription service called HiQ. The company said its French user base was only in the low four-digits. Zattoo CEO Nick Brambring said, "We have thereby managed to strongly grow and develop Zattoo into a profitable company. Considering the still large growth potential in the

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