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Gusto TV, Tastemade and Tastemade Home Join RiverTV Core Package

RIVERTV, Canada’s top lifestyle-focused TV Package, Adds 3 Great New Food and Lifestyle Channels!

TORONTO, ON – October 25, 2023 – RiverTV (www.Rivertv.ca), Canada’s top live and on-demand streaming TV app, is thrilled to announce that it has added GUSTO TV, TASTEMADE and TASTEMADE HOME to its core package of over 40 channels, at no additional cost!

  • GUSTOTV is an international food channel featuring exceptional production values and sophisticated storytelling. With hundreds of hours of proprietary content, Gusto TV offers a culturally diverse lineup that is a feast for the eyes and connects emotionally with viewers.
  • TASTEMADE is the ultimate house party and everyone is invited! Featuring award-winning food and lifestyle programming designed to get folks off the couch, Tastemade introduces audiences to new ideas, amazing people, and incredible places, empowering viewers to live their best life 24/7/365!
  • TASTEMADE HOME is the gathering place for a new generation of homeowners and renters alike – a channel where award-winning design shows and DIY-focused programming inspires viewers to make their home a vibe, and empowers them to be confidently imperfect.

“With the addition of these great channels, we believe RiverTV is by far the best value lifestyle, kids and news-focused streaming entertainment service available today in Canada,”

Susan Hershman, Head of Marketing for RiverTV.  

The RiverTV core package is available with a one month no-obligation free trial on www.rivertv.ca, or on all major streaming video devices including Roku, Apple TV and iOS (mobile and tablet), Amazon FireTV, certified Android TV devices (including SONY TVs), Android mobile, as well as SAMSUNG and LG TVs. The monthly subscription remains unchanged at $16.99, making RiverTV, Canada’s best-value live and on-demand TV streaming service, even better. The addition of these great new channels at no additional cost are RiverTV’s gift to its current subscribers for the upcoming holiday season, and to all Canadians!


The RiverTV basic package lineup includes a great mix of top-rated shows and movies on local Global TV and CBC stations, CHCH-TV, Food Network, HGTV,W Network, Showcase, YTV, Treehouse, HISTORY®, Adult Swim, Family, Slice, CBC News Network, Bloomberg Quicktakes, Smithsonian Channel Canada, Crime & Investigation and many more. RiverTV also offers many add-on channels including Hollywood Suite, Super Channel, a growing lineup of French-language channels from Canada and around the world, and many multicultural selections. 

RiverTV is Canada’s first virtual broadcasting distribution undertaking, or vBDU. Like conventional BDUs including VMedia TV and those operated by the major telcos and cablecos, RiverTV aggregates top specialty channels from leading Canadian programming groups including Corus, CBC Radio Canada, Blue Ant Media, Channel Zero and Wildbrain, as well as a variety of US channels. 

However, unlike conventional BDUs, RiverTV uniquely offers cable-free live and on demand TV without costly set-top-boxes or cumbersome wires, or contracts, or hidden costs or fees – just instant app-based access to a high quality collection of popular channels featuring news, lifestyle and entertainment, reality and children’s programming.  

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River TV, a VMedia Platform and part of the Quebecor Inc. family of companies, is the first Canadian live TV and on-demand streaming channel provider, or virtual broadcasting distribution undertaking (vBDU), with over 40 top channels including a slate of US streaming channels, featuring thousands of hours of original programming each month. The affordable RiverTV package includes a great lineup of your favourite channels and programming content from Global, CBC, CBC News Network, CHCH-TV, W Network, Food Network, HGTV, Showcase, Treehouse, HISTORY®, Adult Swim, Slice, YTV, MovieTime, Crime & Investigation, National Geographic, Silver Screen and more, plus exclusive US streaming channels including Bloomberg Quicktakes, Cheddar, Law & Crime and REVOLT. RiverTV also features many a la carte channels and add on packages, including Hollywood Suite, Super Channel and lots more. Visit www.rivertv.ca.


VMedia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Quebecor Inc., is one of Canada’s leading telecom and broadcasting companies available coast to coast, offering unlimited Internet, TV, Home Phone and Home Security services. VMedia’s mission is to provide the most affordable prices, the best choice and flexibility, dedicated consumer advocacy and ongoing service innovation. Recognized as an innovation leader in the industry, VMedia was the first to launch numerous consumer-friendly service and packaging features, and is a pioneer in the development of live TV streaming solutions and IPTV broadcast technology, offering easy and affordable choice and access to favourite TV entertainment. Visit www.vmedia.ca.

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Contact: Susan Hershman

  (416) 523-6520, [email protected]