Contact: Eric Kuhn
Leading edge functionality speeds purchases, adds to Layer3 TV's suite of interactive TV appications.
DENVER, Colorado – Layer3 TV launched Shop by Remote, HSN’s interactive television application, permitting Layer3 TV customers to shop and purchase HSN products seamlessly with their remotes. With the ability to choose size, color and quantity from over 40,000 items within the Shop by Remote application, Layer3 TV’s customers can quickly and easily buy products from their television screens in seconds.
Effective today, Layer3 TV customers can purchase HSN products with only a few remote clicks. Just as shopping online or by phone, the purchase is charged to the subscriber’s current credit card on file with HSN account in a safe, fast and secure manner.
“Layer3 TV’s promise is to give subscribers an unmatched entertainment experience by integrating the latest and most cutting-edge technologies available,” said, Layer3 TV Chief Content Officer Lindsay Gardner. “We’re thrilled to add HSN to our growing suite of interactive TV applications and extend to our customers the ability to engage with HSN through their remotes.”
“As the first TV retailer, HSN has been a pioneer in transactional technology for several decades,” said Peter Ruben, HSN’s Executive Vice President of Affiliate Relations. “We’re excited to work with an innovative and consumer-focused company such as Layer3 TV to provide its subscribers with the new, simpler way of shopping from home.”
HSN’s Shop by Remote integration is another step forward in Layer3 TV’s goal of providing the cable industry’s most immersive entertainment experience. Shop by Remote joins other recently-added Layer3 TV interactive TV applications including Xumo, iHeartRadio, Pandora and YouTube.
Layer3 TV is currently available in Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington D.C., Dallas/Ft. Worth – as well as Denver, where the company’s headquarters is located. For complete details of offers and more information, visit Layer3TV.com or follow on social media at @Layer3TV.
ABOUT LAYER3 TV
Layer3 TV, Inc. is The New Cable®. Layer3 TV offers customers a revolutionary, intuitive interface that seamlessly integrates the best of cable TV, premium channels, streaming online video content, social media, and smart home devices. Founded in 2013, the company is backed by highly respected players in entertainment and private equity including Evolution Media (whose shareholders include TPG Growth, Creative Artists Agency, and Jeff Skoll/Participant Media), Paulson and Company, Inc., Altice, and North Bridge Venture Partners. To learn more follow Layer3 TV on Twitter and Facebook @Layer3TV or visit layer3tv.com.
HSN is a leading entertainment and lifestyle retailer, offering a curated assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. HSN incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry experts to provide an entirely unique shopping experience. At HSN, customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewelry, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics. HSN broadcasts live to over 90 million households in the US 24/7 and its website - hsn.com features more than 50,000 product videos. Mobile applications include HSN apps for iPad, iPhone and Android. HSN, founded 40 years ago as the first electronic retailer, is an operating segment of HSN, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSNI). For more information, please visit www.HSN.com, or follow @HSN on Facebook and Twitter. US patent Nos. 7,752,083, 7,756,758, 9,117,234, and 8,768,781|PR4386.