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ICYMI: A new CEO for ComScore, a new image for Facebook

Plus, senior journalists in Canada shuffle about as Andrew Coyne leaves Postmedia and Don Martin announces his retirement.

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Bell Media gets exclusive rights to HBO Max programming

The play gives Bell Media the flexibility to bring programming to both its linear network and its Crave SVOD.

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GroupM looks to the future in Canada

Is Canada’s TV market ahead of other countries? And is there really potential in TikTok to grow?

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WPP records first growth since 2017

Although specialist agencies continue to struggle, wins such as eBay have powered the holding co’s return to growth.

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ICYMI: New editorial leadership at National Observer, Stingray moves into Brazil

Plus, a digital map from Nextdoor helps narrow down the Halloween hunt

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Publicis revenue slips in Q3

Canada fared better than some other markets, but it didn’t make up for losses in traditional spending, media and business transformation.

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The Media Kitchen mourns the loss of Luc Harvey

Harvey, who served as associate director in Montreal, passed suddenly Sept. 24

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ICYMI: Metrolinx pulls back curtain on GO sponsorships

Plus, Postmedia refinancing officially closes and Friends of Canadian Broadcasting call on leaders to change tax act.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet changes it up, Videotron launches IPTV service

Plus, Twitter tells Canadians what hashtags they favour most and OUTtv teams up with Vice to for a makeover series with the trans community.

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The (Blue) Impact on Vision7 in Canada

With a heavy focus on digital, the new holding co is anticipating growth abroad, and among Canadian media agencies.

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Hasbro to acquire eOne for $5.3B

The global entertainment company will take ownership of kids IP such as Peppa Pig and PJ Masks.

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ICYMI: Twitter tests new features, FX looks to the fall

Plus, The Globe and Mail signs with Amazom Web Services.

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ICYMI: Stingray, Rogers continue partnership, Kevin Newman leaves W5

Plus, CBC continues the expansion of its audio division with ‘Party Lines,’ an election-focused podcast from Rosemary Barton and Elamin Abdelmahmoud.

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Newspapers and magazines drive lower ad revenue for Quebecor

The company also reiterated its stance that Bell’s acquisition of V network will be damaging to Quebec’s media ecosystem.

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Cashmere dresses up a new venue at the Rogers Cup

On top of its mass play of Ladies Day, the Kruger brand is also making the restrooms a bit more glam.