XUMO And LG Announce International Expansion of LG Channels


Mexico here they come. XUMO,  today officially announced what was first reported on at The Streaming Advisor that it has renewed its long-time enterprise relationship with LG Electronics to continue powering the popular Channel Plus service for LG smart TVs. The service which has rebranded LG Channels for 2019 is available in 45 million U.S. households, via LG webOS smart TVs in the U.S., Canada and internationally.

LG Channels, powered by XUMO, has also successfully rolled out in seven additional countries—France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Brazil, and most recently, Mexico.

“Our initial and ongoing partnership with LG has laid the groundwork for XUMO to deliver what has become the next generation of television programming,” noted Colin Petrie-Norris,  CEO at XUMO. “We’re thrilled to continue powering a wealth of streaming content to not only existing Channel Plus viewers in the U.S. and Canada, but to consumers the world over who demand wide choice and premium, live and on-demand streaming entertainment.”

LG Channels has launched for free internationally with 50+ of XUMO’s top digital channels such as Eleven Sports, eSports Revolution, FailArmy, Football Daily, Motorvision, NowThis, Stingray Ambiance and This Old House with more to be launched each subsequent month. Localized streaming channels will also be added to the lineup for each specific country as the service expands in popularity and consumption.