Style Network axed by NBC Universal

Style NetworkNBC Universal have decided to axe their Style Network channel in the UK.

Its sister channel in America recently rebranded to Esquire Network.

The UK version of Style Network launched in 2008.

A quote was made by NBC Universal (as reported by news website C21Media):

“After thorough consideration, Universal Networks International has taken the decision to withdraw Style from the UK with effect from December 9, 2013, and will re-focus its strategic efforts on continuing to build successes across our four distinct channel brands in the UK: Universal Channel, E!, Syfy and Movies 24”.