Outdoor Channel Launches In Scandinavia


Outdoor Channel has launched in Scandinavia on TeliaSonera's IPTV platform in Sweden and Finland, with upcoming launches planned for Norway and Denmark.

The deal was put together by Chello Zone, a subsidiary of Liberty Global Inc.'s international media division Chellomedia and is part of a joint venture between Chello Zone and the Outdoor Channel announced last year that plans additional international launches of the Outdoor Channel.

The Outdoor Channel's first launched international launch came on Orbit Showtime Network in the Middle East, while the TeliaSonera deal marks its initial entry into Europe. For the Scandinavian launch the channel is subtitled in Swedish and Finnish.

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