Ottawa, Canada, March 24, 2021 – Gusto TV is proud to announce its launch as a linear branded food channel on rlaxx TV. Currently, rlaxx TV is available in the UK, Germany, Switzerland and Austria with the rest of Europe soon to follow.
rlaxx TV is a free, channel-based VOD service. With a “Watch more, search less.” vision, rlaxx TV combines the linear television viewing experience with the flexibility of video-on-demand.
As a truly innovative branded food channel, Gusto TV is ready to give rlaxx TV’s audiences a taste of its award-winning food programming.
“Gusto TV is about food, love and culture from around the world and we’re looking forward to growing our viewership¬ with rlaxx TV’s diverse audience,” says Chris Knight, CEO and President of Gusto Worldwide Media. “Prepare to be hungry, EU!!!”
Gusto TV’s slate of 4K food programming continues to grow with new titles added to its channel line-up monthly. These titles include Cook like a Chef, Let’s Brunch, and soon to be added in the fall, CombiNation Plates.
“Cooking is a trend, and more and more people are finding recreation in preparing their own food. Gusto TV’s programs not only provide spectacular insights into cuisines and cultures from around the globe, but plenty of inspiration for our diverse viewership. We are therefore delighted to have Gusto TV as a partner at our side,” says Ronny Lutzi, CEO of rlaxx TV.
Gusto TV is streaming on dozens of platforms around the world.
Food is the one true global language, and Gusto speaks all dialects.
About Gusto TV: Gusto TV is the world’s most innovative linear food 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 programming that resonates globally. Gusto TV’s internationally acclaimed series include DNA Dinners, One World Kitchen, and Crate to Plate.
About Gusto Worldwide Media: Gusto Worldwide Media is an innovative media company that produces, distributes, and broadcasts inspiring culinary programming. From multiple in-studio shows featuring unforgettable cooking to adventurous documentary programming about food culture and sustainability, Gusto TV showcases a mix of diverse cuisines, unique food pairings, and entertaining hosts. Gusto’s state-of-the-art Canadian facility features a studio, test kitchen, post-production plant, master control, and play-out services. With 100+ new hours of original content created annually and an additional 670+ hours of proprietary content, Gusto operates on the premium lifestyle channel Gusto in Canada as well as across multiple international platforms.
About rlaxx TV:
rlaxx TV is a German Advertising-based Video on demand (AVoD) provider with headquarters in Kiel. The rlaxx TV offer is completely free of charge for viewers and is financed through advertising. The company’s goal is to offer the best television experience according to modern standards. For this reason, contents on rlaxx TV are organized in curated linear channels to save viewers lengthy search times. In addition, there are advanced features such as a pause, restart or watch-later option as well as the ability to access all content in an on-demand catalogue. In doing so rlaxx TV combines the relaxed experience of linear television with the flexibility of a VoD service. As far as content is concerned, rlaxx TV draws on a global network of content partners, who deliver bespoke content for viewers in many categories – from music, sports, kids, lifestyle, adventure to international feature films.
Media Contact: Stephanie Swart – Brand & Digital Marketing Manager