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Following the streaming service’s exclusive launch in April on Amazon Prime, Icon Film Distribution has announced the launch of its new standalone edition of the Icon Film Channel (IFC), which will be available on major app stores from 13 December.

Having experienced a successful 2021 that has seen it expand business through significant investment in content, Roku is establishing and investing in an office in the city of Amsterdam to both expand its existing presence in The Netherlands and help support its international growth.
Roku amsterdam 7Dec2021

For the first time the US version of RuPaul’s Drag Race will stream exclusively on World of Wonder’s streaming platform, WOW Presents Plus in the UK.

Concluding a series of virtual conferences attended by over 1600 delegates across Asia Pacific, the Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) has proclaimed its base as not only the home of global streaming but a market where being local is the key differentiator.
Viu 30 April 2021
Aiming to cash in on holiday genre viewership spiking during this time of year, leading music video network Vevo has launched a number of holiday-themed channels on connected TVs (CTV) in the US and UK, available through New Year’s Eve.
Vevo TV Holiday 22 Nov 2021

OTT app development, advertising and monetisation platform VlogBox has started a new initiative with, a children’s TV brand founded by the former head of Disney TV and TV Animation, Dean Valentine and Rotem Gindi, Founder and CEO of Vidstart.

Using IP streaming to increase its reach by over 20 million homes in the key market and delivering 50 HD channels and content libraries, satellite operator SES has announced the HD+ IP Internet-based streaming service in Germany.
SES HDIP 9Nov2021
Following successful launches in both Arabic and English, leading online video platform Shahid has enhanced its user experience with a third interface in French.
Shahid French 2 NOv 2021