ITV PLC (ITV)

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Company Description

ITV PLC operates a commercial television network in the UK. Its reportable segments are Broadcasting & Online, and ITV Studios. It deliver content on demand through numerous platforms, both directly and via ITV Player. Through ITV Studios the company producec content for both its own channels and third parties in the UK and increasingly overseas. Its distribution business sells finished programmes and formats worldwide. The Company broadcasts a wide variety of content on its family of free to air (FTA) channels consisting of ITV, the commercial television channel in the UK, and the digital channels, ITV2, ITV3, ITV4 and CITV. In addition to linear broadcast, the company delivers its content across multiple platforms. This is either through ITV Player, available on ITV's website, itv.com, and platforms such as Virgin and Sky, or through direct content deals with services such as Lovefilm and Netflix. competes for viewers with the BBC and other commercial broadcasters, including the Channel 4, Channel 5 and Sky families of channels...