Svensk Filmindustri (SF) has signed a multi year deal with Pixlo to distribute content to SF’s partners worldwide. This includes VOD operators (e.g., Netflix, iTunes, etc) and TV stations. Pixlo will also provide storage for SF’s entire Home Entertainment catalogue.
As part of the agreement, starting January 2016, Pixlo will manage SF’s digital media distribution across the value chain including hosting of content received from SF’s aggregators to formatting for multiple screen sizes and platforms, media storage of SF´s entire library and digital distribution to SF’s customers.
” We decided to partner with Pixlo since they offer the most efficient and flexible platform for our needs and the Pixlo teams relentless focus on quality enable us to offer real value to our customers. Pixlo has a long successful track record of providing services to our sister company SF Anytime and we see extensive opportunities for synergy within the group”, says Head of Fulfillment at SF.
SF will be the first client to use Pixlo’s new Digital Supply Chain platform. This platform is designed to meet the demands from digital distributors for quality and cost efficient solutions. The platform provides SF with flexible and tailor-made delivery solutions while providing economies of scale in managing large amounts of data.
” We are extremely proud of the fact that SF selected Pixlo as their Digital Distribution Partner. The fact that SF is entrusting us with this important assignment proves our position as the Nordic region’s leading digital operator ”; says Björn Isakson, CEO of Pixlo AB.
AB Svensk Filmindustri
SF was founded in 1919 and is the Nordic region’s leading Production and Distribution Company with headquarters in Sweden and subsidiaries in Norway, Denmark and Finland. The company produces filmed entertainment, TV and film, and is the leading distributor of foreign films in the territory. Svensk Filmindustri is part of The Bonnier Group.
Pixel AB was founded in November of 2015 after a merger between Mungo Digital AB and Vidino AB. In addition to SF, Pixlo delivers transcoding, storage and distribution services to many of the leading content providers in The Nordic region. Such as; C-More, HBO Nordic, SF Anytime, TDC, Telia, Boxer, Plejmo, Magine, Circus, Warner Bros.
For further information, please contact
Björn Isakson, CEO Pixlo AB, 076-850 2050, email@example.com
Daniel Segergren, Head of Fulfillment SF, 070-732 83 90, firstname.lastname@example.org