NEW YORK, March 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Verizon announced that its customers will have exclusive access to +play, a revolutionary platform that allows users to discover, purchase and manage some of their subscriptions. favorites across entertainment, audio, games, fitness, music, lifestyle and more – all in one place. Through new partnerships with Netflix, Peloton, Live Nation’s Veeps, and leading services like Disney+, Discovery+, A+E Networks, AMC+ and more, the hub will give Verizon customers an easy way and efficient way to access and take advantage of exclusive offers for content services.
By 2024, the average streamer will subscribe to more than five services1. With more and more platforms launched across content, games, music, news and lifestyle, it is increasingly difficult for consumers to know what they have, what is available, what they’re paying for and whether they’re getting the best value. +play is Verizon’s answer for an easier way to manage subscriptions across devices and a more efficient way to discover new content. +play will also let Verizon customers learn about exclusive offers and content service offerings.
“+play is a natural extension of our core strengths. Through premium content and entertainment relationships, we have a reputation as one of the largest and most successful direct-to-consumer platforms in the country,” said Manon Brouillette, Executive Vice President and CEO. from Verizon Consumer Group. “We already support the management of millions of content subscriptions offered by Verizon and +play will further enhance our Mix & Match plan proposition by adapting choice through aggregation – connectivity choice, device choice, and now choice of content and digital services with added benefits and offers in a one-stop shop.
+play builds on the content Verizon already offers through leading providers including Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, Discovery and AMC+, all of which are featured in the new service, and introduces new partners including Netflix, Peloton, live concert streams from Veeps, WW International, Inc., A+E Networks (Lifetime Movie Club, HISTORY Vault, and A&E Crime Central), The Athletic, Calm, Duolingo, and TelevisaUnivision’s Vix+, among others.
+play is a unique digital hub designed to centralize subscription services at no additional cost for Verizon customers. Trials of +play will begin in late March with a select group of customers and brands, with a mainstream launch expected later this year.
+play was announced at Verizon Investor Event on March 3, 2022.
Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) was established on June 30, 2000 and is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services. Headquartered in New York and operating globally, Verizon generated revenues of $133.6 billion in 2021. The company provides data, video and voice services and solutions across its award-winning networks and platforms, meeting customer demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, security and control.
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