Canal+ Launches Exciting New Streaming Service in the Netherlands, Adding to the Variety of Options Available

News - 5 December 2023

In the Netherlands, a new streaming service called Canal+ has recently launched, adding to the already existing options available. The Canal+ streaming service became available in the country just yesterday, offering users two options for access: through the Canal+ app or via Ziggo. Subscribing to Canal+ costs 5 euros per month.

Canal+ has a strong focus on European productions, although there are also some American films and series available on the platform. In addition, Canal+ offers access to its own Originals as well as productions from the Canal+ Group. The service has also secured content partnerships with Dutch FilmWorks, Lionsgate, and Lumière among others, offering a diverse range of titles for subscribers to enjoy.

The expansion of Canal+ comes as no surprise, especially considering the recent acquisition of 12% of a Scandinavian streaming service that was facing financial difficulties. This move has allowed Canal+ to expand its catalogue and reach a wider audience with a variety of content offerings.For current users of the television provider Canal Digitaal, it's important to note that the app will be rebranded as Canal+ starting on January 29, 2024.

This means that all sports, television programs, films, and series that were previously available on Canal Digitaal will now be accessible through the Canal+ platform. Additionally, a new action channel called Canal+ Action has been launched, giving viewers even more options for entertainment.Those interested in subscribing to Canal+ can do so for 5 euros per month or 50 euros per year.

The service allows streaming on up to two devices simultaneously, making it convenient for households with multiple users. The Canal+ app can be downloaded from the App Store and the Play Store, and Ziggo customers can easily subscribe through their provider.Overall, the arrival of Canal+ in the Netherlands provides audiences with a new and exciting option for streaming content.

With a focus on European productions and a variety of partnership agreements in place, Canal+ is poised to offer a diverse and engaging selection of films, series, and Originals for subscribers to enjoy. Whether you're a fan of European cinema or American blockbusters, Canal+ aims to cater to a wide range of tastes and preferences in the ever-growing streaming landscape.