OTTAWA, CANADA January 17, 2019 – Gusto Worldwide Media announced today that Gusto TV will be launching as a live TV and on demand offering on Olympusat’s VEMOX OTT platform. VEMOX offers over 60 live channels of Spanish and English language content to viewers in Latin America and Hispanic audiences in the US. Gusto TV will roll out with over 60 hours of original HD programming.
Gusto TV has launched on multiple platforms in Canada, Singapore, US, and other European territories. This will be the first time Gusto TV will be available in Latin America. Corey Caplan, Senior Director of International Sales will be representing Gusto Worldwide Media at the upcoming NATPE in Miami, where he will be offering channel deals, content packages, and formats to international markets.
Gusto TV’s audience will soon have access to 9 series and 5 specials, including: Flour Power (13 x30’); Spencer’s BIG 30 (13x30’), The Urban Vegetarian (15x30’),
The Latin Kitchen (15x30’), Crate to Plate (4x30’), Fish the Dish (15x30’),
One World Kitchen (15 x30’), Road Grill (39×30), Michael Bonacini’s Christmas at the Farm (1x60’), One World Kitchen Bakes the Holidays (1x60’), Spencer & Robert’s Game Day Buffet (1×60), and Watts Up for the Holidays: Spencer’s Christmas Recipes (1x60’).
“We’re only a month into 2019 and it has already been a huge year for Gusto TV as we make our Latin debut with VEMOX,” said Corey Caplan, Senior Director of International Sales, Gusto Worldwide Media. “Miami – get ready for the world’s best food content!”
With a portfolio of over 60 HD and SD networks, Olympusat is one of the largest media companies specializing in English and Spanish language content. In 2017, Olympusat launched VEMOX, an OTT platform developed for operators in Latin America and the U.S.
“As the epicenter of Spanish and English-language TV entertainment VEMOX is pleased to add Gusto TV to its lineup,” stated Aurora Bacquerie, VP of Channel Acquisitions at Olympusat. “Gusto TV is the visual food encyclopedia where the audience can find the answers to which are the tastiest? Which are the best foods? And what are destinations that serve them?” Bacquerie said.
Olympusat, Inc. is one of the largest independent media corporations specializing in ownership, distribution, production and technical services. The company has established itself as a leader in the Hispanic television and media space through its 60+ HD Spanish and English-language television networks, among them the top-rated Spanish-language movie channel Cine Mexicano, the popular Ultra HD Plex, and a distinctive religious channels and Specialty Suite representing some of the biggest networks in the industry. Olympusat’s content is comprised of original productions, dubbed content from Europe and Asia and licensed in-language content from the U.S., Spain and Latin America. Olympusat provides Spanish dubbing services in its Mexico City facilities for the USA and Latin-American Hispanic market. Recently Olympusat has launched VEMOX, the white label OTT TV Everywhere B2B solution, available for download in Apple Store (iOS), Google Play Store (Android), Apple TV, Xbox One, and Samsung Smart TVs.
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. With hundreds of hours of visually stunning original content, 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. Gusto TV now operates bespoke channels in the US, Singapore, and other European territories, with more rollouts to come.