Danes set Netflix record

August 17th, 2015

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Lousy weather leads to summertime couch potato marathon

Bad summer weather led to a number of side-effects (photo: Maria Raquel Cochez)

Danish Netflix customers set new viewing records in June and July, notching up 17 percent more viewing time than during the same period last year.

“Netflix allows a viewer complete control of the TV, and summer is the perfect time to explore new series and revisit old favourites,” said Joris Evers, a spokesperson for Netflix.

“The bad weather was one of the reasons that Netflix has been a favourite activity for many Danes this summer.”

Well-viewed secrets
Netflix is ​​known for keeping its corporate numbers very close to the vest, and the exact number of Danish subscribers is a company secret.

The company has over 65 million members in over 50 countries and broadcasts more than 100 million hours of TV programs and movies every day.


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