BOCA RATON, Fla., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Penthouse Digital Media Productions Inc. continues to expand the Penthouse brand in Europe with the launch of a new PENTHOUSE TVOD and SVOD offer on EROTIC LOUNGE, one of Germany's largest Adult VOD portals.
EROTIC LOUNGE will exploit SD, HD and 3D from the PENTHOUSE library, the world's leading Adult HD and 3D catalogues, and this new relationship will showcase the sophisticated, high-quality programming consumers have come to expect from the world-famous Penthouse brand.
Launched in 2009, the PENTHOUSE family of channels (PENTHOUSE HD, PENTHOUSE HD1, PENTHOUSE HD2 and PENTHOUSE 3D) and their respective VOD services, reach over 300 million households globally and were the first linear Adult HD and 3D channels available in Europe.
"We are very excited about launching our VOD portfolio with EROTIC LOUNGE," says Marc Bell, Chief Executive Officer of FriendFinder Networks Inc. "Our goal remains to provide viewers with the highest quality content possible on one of the premium platforms in Europe."Jacky Wauters, independent sales agent/CEO of NOA Productions, who represents the Penthouse HD and 3D channels and the PENTHOUSE VOD portfolio in Europe, says, "Sales of HD and 3D hardware including HD and 3D enabled televisions and HD/3D enabled set-top boxes have been on the rise for quite some time in Europe resulting in high consumer demand for top quality HD and 3D programming. The continuation of the licensing of the Penthouse brand is perfectly capitalizing on this vital piece of the broadcast market." About Penthouse Globally recognized as a premier adult entertainment and lifestyle brand, Penthouse is part of FriendFinder Networks Inc. (NasdaqGM: FFN), a leading internet-based social networking and technology company operating several of the most heavily visited social networking websites in the world, particularly with respect to its adult-oriented websites. In addition, the FriendFinder Networks family of companies produces and distributes original pictorial and video content, licenses its Penthouse brand to a variety of consumer companies and entertainment venues, and publishes branded men's lifestyle magazines.