Finally, a Skinny Bundle! ‘Don't Watch, Don't Pay' with DISH's New Flex Pack
Flex Pack skinny bundle offers choice, flexibility to create
personalized TV package
$39.99 per month includes core package plus choice of one of eight
Channel packs, interchangeable monthly, include Locals, Variety,
Kids, Action, etc.
Available for new and existing DISH customers
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Today DISH launched a new way to package and purchase pay-TV. The Flex
Pack skinny bundle debuts at $39.99 per month with a core package of
programming consisting of more than 50 channels and the choice of one of
eight themed channel packs. Customers can add and remove as many channel
packs as they would like each month to best suit their entertainment
needs. Individual packs feature local broadcast networks, kids, national
and regional action and general entertainment, and range in price from
$4 to $10 per month.
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DISH launched a new way to package and purchase pay-TV with the introduction of Flex Pack.
"Our customers are frustrated with having to pay for hundreds of
channels, most of which they never watch," said Warren Schlichting, DISH
executive vice president of Marketing, Programming and Media Sales.
"Flex Pack provides a level of flexibility and control that brings our
customers closer to the ideal of fully tailoring their channel lineup."
The Flex Pack core package features more than 50 channels like AMC, TNT,
USA, HGTV, E!, Cartoon Network, History, A&E, CNN, Discovery, TBS, Food
Network, FX and TV Land. The channel packs include the following:
Locals Pack ($10 per month): CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, as well as
Univision and others based on the local market
Variety Pack ($6 per month): Investigation Discovery, Lifetime
Movie Network, Freeform, Bravo, BET, Crime & Investigation
Kids Pack ($10 per month): Disney Channel, Disney Jr., Animal
Planet, Nick Jr., Disney XD, Nicktoons, Boomerang, Baby TV
National Action Pack ($10 per month): ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, Velocity,
AXS TV, Fuse, TV Games Network, TVG2, Universal HD
News Pack ($10 per month): FOX News Channel, MSNBC, Weather
Channel, CNBC, FOX Business Network, BBC World News, Bloomberg, TheBlaze
Heartland Pack ($6 per month): Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies
& Mysteries, GSN, OWN, Uplifting Entertainment, Discovery Family, Baby
TV, PIXL, RFD-TV, Ride TV, FamilyNet
Regional Action Pack ($10 per month): In-market regional sports
network(s), Big Ten Network, FS2, Longhorn Network, Outside TV, Pac-12
Network, SEC Network, World Fishing Network, ESPN Buzzer Beater
Outdoor Pack ($4 per month): Outdoor Channel, Outside TV,
Sportsman Channel, World Fishing Network
Customers who choose not to add any channel packs can receive the Flex
Pack core programming for $29.99. Premium channels like HBO, Cinemax,
Showtime and Starz are also available as add-ons for an additional fee.
A complete channel lineup can be found at www.dish.com.
Flex Pack includes a standard DISH receiver, free installation and a
two-year price guarantee for new customers. For an additional $10 per
month, new customers can upgrade their equipment to the award-winning
Hopper 3. Customers must enroll in eBill and AutoPay to be eligible to
receive these offers.
DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH), through its subsidiaries, provides
approximately 13.593 million pay-TV subscribers, as of June 30, 2016,
with the highest-quality programming and technology with the most
choices at the best value. DISH offers a high definition line-up with
more than 200 national HD channels, the most international channels and
award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH Network Corporation is a
Fortune 200 company. Visit www.dish.com.
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