– FremantleMedia Enterprises today announced a new distribution agreement with WWE for the exclusive home entertainment rights to WWE’s catalog of programming across Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The deal goes into effect in January and will see FME manage the DVD, Blu-ray and digital rights for all new and existing WWE content, making it the first time that fans of WWE’s popular programming can access it digitally across EMEA. Some of the new titles that will be released include Night of Champions 2012, Hell in a Cell 2012, Top 100 Raw Moments, Attitude Era and WrestleMania 29.
“WWE is pleased to partner with FremantleMedia Enterprises on the digital and retail distribution of our content in EMEA,” said Casey Collins, Executive Vice President, Consumer Products for WWE. “FME’s broad retail reach will allow us to place more WWE content across all channels where our fans shop.”
– WWE Chief Financial Officer George A. Barrios will participate in the UBS 40th Annual Global Media and Communications Conference, on December 3, 2012, in New York, NY. Presentation materials will be available on December 3rd at corporate.wwe.com/investors.
– Dolph Ziggler posted the following Tout following his victory at last night’s Survivor Series pay-per-view:
Joe Raider Fan contributed to this article.