FITE and Foxxum ally to bring premium sporting events to Smart TV
Kiel, September 21st, 2020: FITE, the premiere digital platform for global sports and entertainment, is proud to announce that it’s streaming app will be distributed globally via premium partner, Foxxum. The Foxxum Smart TV App Store serves leading television brands such as: Panasonic, TCL, Toshiba, Vestel, Sharp, Medion, Metz, Hisense, JTC, Blaupunkt, Skyworth, Axen, Ergo, CTVE, MasterG, Kayse, Profilo, Sunny, Tornado and UMC.
Headquartered in the USA, FITE is a worldwide brand with an expertise in combat sports and long-time partnerships with major leagues like the WWE, NJPW, Premier Boxing Championship, Top Rank, Impact Wrestling, AEW, Brave and UWN. In March 2020, FITE decided to expand its offerings to include motorsports, basketball, soccer, tennis, music and films. FITE continues to break new ground with emerging partnerships and exciting new productions as well as offering lots of free programs each week.
FITE is now fully launched on Foxxum enabled devices, which means Smart TV users can now access the FITE app on their TV to enjoy global events in the following regions: Europe, Western Europe, CIS, LATAM, Oceania, Middle East + Arabic Speaking Countries.
“We are known for delivering the most popular sports and content providers of events,” said Ronny Lutzi, CEO at Foxxum GmbH. “So adding the FITE app to our Smart TV consumer offering was a very exciting development for us. FITE offers some of the biggest sports brands as well as exclusive events from around the globe. The app also offers some events in additional languages which are made to be especially consumer-friendly by displaying countdown-clocks, reminders, ratings, suggestions and of course replays with PPV purchase.”
“Over the last two years FITE has been focused on reaching all of our fans, old and new, on the platforms, devices and in the territories where they live and consume our world class programming. Launching on Foxxum allows us to further extend our reach,” remarked Louis Lewow, VP of Distribution for FITE. “Foxxum enables us to serve large and small markets around the world. We are excited to partner with them.”
Filmzie, the free movie streaming app, is now available on Foxxum enabled TVs
Kiel, September 14th, 2020: Filmzie a.s., operator of the free movie streaming platform Filmzie, now releases a Smart TV app together with Foxxum GmbH,
an internationally leading Smart TV solutions provider.
Filmzie is on a mission to support independent filmmakers and small studios by providing a platform where they can showcase their films and connect with true film fans. This platform enables filmmakers to reach a broader audience meanwhile allowing movie lovers to enjoy unique, award-winning and hard-to-find movies as well as well-known films, free of charge. Filmzie has already attracted viewers from all over the globe with tens of thousands of active movie watchers on its mobile application (Android & iOS) and web-based platform.
The partnership enables Foxxum to present Filmzie’s large catalogue of high-quality content in their own app store worldwide. Users will appreciate the wide, HD quality video-on-demand content library including all movie genres, top festival winners, independent films, exceptional short movies and much more. Filmzie’s Smart TV app is available on all Foxxum enabled TVs, like Hisense, Sharp, LG, and Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Samsung meanwhile, app for Panasonic Viera Connect will follow later this year.
“We are thrilled to have created a movie streaming platform with a rapidly growing community that cares about and gives back to the independent movie industry. The launch of our first TV application will only enhance and strengthen our community and we are proud to have worked side-by-side with Foxxum to deliver this app to their users”, expressed Matej Boda, CEO & Founder at Filmzie, a.s.
“We appreciate the intuitive user-friendly concept of Filmzie, especially in times of content overload, and are therefore very happy that this partnership exists. We can now offer this remarkable service in the Foxxum App Store and our users will be able to access a new large content catalogue and social platform specifically for movies.”, says Ronny Lutzi, CEO at Foxxum GmbH.