Frédéric Vaulpré

Eurodata – Europe embraces web viewing but TV rules

People in the five biggest European markets watched an average of three hours and 48 minutes per day in the first half of the year, according to Eurodata TV Worldwide. Presenting the findings of its latest ‘4-screen TV audience’ report in London this morning, Eurodata analysts said that while the TV remains the preferred screen […]

Drama drives French TV exports up

Nearly 200 shows created in France launched abroad in 2016 as the Gallic territory’s international reputation grows, a new study has revealed. A Eurodata TV Worldwide study launched at Le Rendez-Vous this week revealed 186 French-created shows had launched in other territories, 26% up on the 2015 figure. Most of these were factual programmes, followed […]

Mediametrie buys majority of TAPE

France-based Médiamétrie / EurodataTV Worldwide has acquired a majority stake in UK formats specialist TAPE Consultancy. Eurodata has taken a 52% stake in TAPE, with the latter’s managing directors, John Peek and Paul Youngbluth, retaining the other 48%. Médiamétrie is a globally-focused programming trends specialist, while TAPE offers TV companies insight into the strategies of […]