All Elite Wrestling inks deal with In Demand.
AEW announced they have reached a long-term agreement with pay-per-view provider In Demand to bring fans a minimum of one event per quarter through June 2021. AEW sent out the following press release on the deal.
IN DEMAND AND AEW SIGN LONG-TERM, PPV OUTPUT DEAL
-- AEW Commits to Provide Minimum of One PPV Event Per Quarter through 2021 --
NEW YORK CITY (December 3, 2019)—In Demand, and Cox Communications, announced that it has finalized a deal with All Elite Wrestling (AEW) for a the leading transactional video-on-demand and pay-per-view (PPV) programming distributor, owned by Charter Communications, Comcast Cable, programming output deal that guarantees In Demand a minimum of one PPV event per quarter through June 2021.
“We’re huge fans of AEW’s exciting wrestling talent and events, and are pleased to partner with them as they continue to build their audience, marketing and distribution,” said Mark Boccardi, In Demand’s SVP, Programming & Marketing. “This commitment from AEW demonstrates that our programming partners see the value in a long-term relationship with In Demand, and with the pay-per-view platform itself. We’re able to offer our content partners the largest distribution reach in the PPV business, as well as customized marketing and promotional support.”
“AEW pay-per-view events are the best shows in wrestling, and In Demand is a perfect PPV partner for us as well as our fans,” said AEW President and CEO Tony Khan. “With In Demand’s vast reach and connectivity, we’ll be able to bring all of our AEW pay-per-view shows into the homes of wrestling fans throughout North America.”
AEW has yet to announce its next pay-per-view event. Events are also available through other pay-per-view providers and Fite TV.