Ottawa, Canada, May 25, 2020 – Gusto Worldwide Media announced today, Gusto TV launched as TVNZ’s first branded AVOD streaming food channel May 19, 2020.
TVNZ OnDemand is New Zealand’s most watched television streaming service, overtaking Netflix fall of 2019. Gusto TV is the first and only food programming to air on their AVOD platform.
The inaugural launch serves up 50 delectable hours of Gusto content, including titles like: One World Kitchen, Watts on the Grill, Flour Power, Bonacini’s Italy, Let’s Brunch and more. Titles will also air on TVNZ’s linear channel with their regular scheduled programming.
“Viewers have a seemingly insatiable appetite for creative food programming,” says Chris Knight, CEO and President of Gusto Worldwide Media. “Gusto TV is the perfect fit for TVNZ, sure to enrich New Zealand’s palate!”
Gusto TV has a unique approach to elevating food programming. Watch for fresh new content available for international release, next up Spencer’s BIG 30 season 3 coming June 2020.Gusto Worldwide Media announced today, Gusto TV launched as TVNZ’s first branded AVOD streaming food channel May 19, 2020.
About Gusto TV
Gusto TV is the world’s most innovative linear food and lifestyle television channel. From in-studio cooking series featuring creative recipes and dynamic hosts to fascinating documentary and reality series about food culture and sustainability, Gusto TV delivers a diverse mix of engaging and inspiring cooking and lifestyle programming that resonates globally. Gusto TV’s internationally acclaimed series include One World Kitchen, The Latin Kitchen, and Crate to Plate.
About Gusto Worldwide Media
Gusto Worldwide Media is a vertically integrated media company that produces, distributes, and broadcasts high-quality food content. Based in Canada, Gusto operates from its state-of-the-art facility which includes a studio, test kitchen, post-production plant, master control, and playout services. Gusto’s proprietary content includes over 500 hours of original food and lifestyle programming with 100 new hours created annually. In 2013, Gusto Worldwide Media launched its linear TV channel and SVOD service Gusto TV in Canada. In 2016, Bell Media launched the premium lifestyle channel Gusto in Canada, commissioning a multi-year slate of series from Gusto Worldwide Media. Internationally, Gusto Worldwide now operates bespoke channels on multiple platforms in the US, Singapore, Latin America, and the UK, with more rollouts to come.
Stephanie Swart – Digital & Marketing Coordinator