The company announced the launch of TV Food Network in Movistar TV Chile, company operated by Telefonica, one of the largest telecom operators worldwide. Food Network is now available in high definition on channel 839.
“The expansion of the programming of Food Network in Latin America is vital. It is a region that has shown great demand for high-quality gastronomy and lifestyle entertainment content,” said Eduardo Hauser, CEO of Scripps Networks Interactive for Latin America and the Caribbean. Food Network Latin America presents series very successful in Food Network United States.
Rodolfo Mardonez, Deputy Manager of content of Movistar Chile, said that “Movistar is the leader in High Definition in Chile and we deliver an attractive and innovative offer in HD channels. The Food Network signal, leading culinary entertainment, comes to reinforce our offer for the benefit of our customers. We are delighted that they can enjoy quality content and that complement our offer of TV interactive IPTV, satellite television, HD Grill, multi-screen experience and VOD.”