Television Francaise 1 S.A. (TF1), founded in 1982, is a media company based in France. It is primarily engaged in television broadcasting and communication services. The company offers general interest and thematic channels and an in-house advertising airtime sales agency. It also produces and co-produces television programmes and films. By 2012, the company had 4 free view channels, 12 pay TV channels and 25 subsidiaries. The company has categorized its activities under three broad segments: Broadcasting France, Audivisual rights and International Broadcastin. TF1, the flagship channel of the company, had a combined audience share of 22.7% in 2012.
In the year to end December 2012, TF1 Group achieved revenues of EUR 2.62 billion, recording annual growth of 0.03% and net income of EUR 139.01 million.