Intro

Mediawan, an independent European audiovisual content platform, acquired Groupe AB which now sits at the heart of its business, in March 2017

Founded in 1977, Groupe AB is a leading independent editor, producer and distributor of audiovisual content in French-speaking Europe.

Groupe AB’s impartiality and expertise on content ensures a unique position giving it the freedom to work with all audiovisual players in France and around the world. It is primarily involved in producing and distributing series, television movies, cartoons and documentaries and in editing TV channels and bundled digital services.

Groupe AB is involved in two main activities, at different stages of the audiovisual content value chain:

TV channels &
publishing

Production &
distribution

19

Channels

12000

Of programming in library

80

Programming produced per year
TV channels & digital publishing

Groupe AB publishes 19 TV channels and bundled digital services centered on strong brands and focuses.

Action

The 100% Adrenaline channel

Action

RTL9

The cinema and entertainment channel

RTL9

Science & Vie

The Knowledge channel

Science & Vie

AB3

THE generalist channel

AB3

AB Moteurs

The all motors channel

AB Moteurs

Trek

The Outdoor channel

Trek

Mangas

The 100% Japanime channel

Mangas

Animaux

Animals and Humans

Animaux

AB1

The TV, the real one

AB1

Mon Science & Vie Junior

The Smart TV

Mon Science & Vie Junior

Ultra Nature

Ultra High Definition in its purest state

Ultra Nature

Golf Channel

THE 100% golf channel

Golf Channel

Crime District

It's a crime not to watch it

Crime District

Toute l’Histoire

Not to forget anything

Toute l’Histoire

Chasse & Pêche

The channel of your passions

Chasse & Pêche

Polar

Make crime a great art

Polar

Ciné FX

The channel to watch with closed eyes

Ciné FX

100% factual entertainment

ABXplore

Gambling in all its forms

Lucky Jack.tv

Production & distribution

Groupe AB produces fiction, animation and documentary programming.

He’s one of the largest and most diversified content managers in France, with about 12,000 hours of programming in library and internal production of about 80 hours per year. Groupe AB also distributes the most prestigious French and international producers’ films and series.