Retailers asked to help with switch to digital TV

The Secretary for State for the digital economy, Eric Besson has announced plans to work with manufacturers and retailers to increase the penetration of digital television.
At a recent joint industry meeting Besson called for retailers to provide consumers with clear information on DTT receivers especially during the holiday season.
He is proposing to draft an agreement with manufacturers and retailers which will include concrete measures to provide information and provide assistance to low income families
This agreement is expected to be concluded by the end of April.
Source: Nouvel Obs
Item added: 22nd December 2008