Thomson is making a strategic investment to acquire a controlling stake in VCF Thématiques.
The investment will allow Thomson and the current owner of VCF Thématiques to develop their broadcast playout activities.
The investment is expected to close within the coming weeks, subject to prior French workers' council information and consultation procedures.
VCF Thématiques provides playout services to 50 TV channels in France, broadcasting more than 1000 hours of programs a day.
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