HomeNewsMediaMulti-SportFrance

M6 and TF1 agree merger deal in French market consolidation

Bixente Lizarazu and Gregoire Margotton of TF1 at the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier between Bulgaria and France (by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

French free-to-air commercial broadcasters M6 and TF1 have unveiled plans to merge their activities in a bid to “master the challenges arising from the accelerating competition with global platforms”.