Oxygen Brands a VOD Pair

Moss, Linda
April 2005
Multichannel News;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p3
Reports on the plan of officials at Oxygen to launch two new networks on video-on-demand (VOD) in the summer of 2005. Forecast on the use of both VOD networks; Target audience that the networks aim to serve; Way in which both networks are considered interactive.


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