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Chef in Your Ear cleans up on sponsorship

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Viva Vantage paper towels is one of two sponsors to be integrated into Food Network Canada’s newest cooking competition series.



Rookie Blue season finale dips against spring high

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The pre-long-weekend sixth-season finale didn’t reach the lofty heights of its spring debut, but stayed above a million on overnights.



More cord-cutting ahead but mass exodus unlikely: report

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Cord-cutters will grow in number but not by an earth-shattering amount, according to an IDC report.



TV dollar drain to digital tops $1B in US: report

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In addition to organic growth in digital ad spend, some $1.1 billion shifted from television to digital, according to a U.S. market research report.



Amazing Race Canada takes the week: Numeris

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The CTV reality show pulled in to the top spot nationally for the week of July 13 to 19.



Pan Am Games’ CBC closer nets 2 million viewers

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Overall, 63% of Canadians watched at least part of the event on CBC and Radio-Canada.



TVA Group posts second quarter loss

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TV and print ad softness lead to a net loss, but the company recorded growth in its sports division.



Data Dive: Pan Am Games get Canadians talking

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According to numbers from IPG Mediabrands, 63% of Canadians tuned into at least part of the Games, with Kanye West winning the most tweets.



CTV stacks Sundays with blood, oil and LEOs

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The national net announces the fall premiere dates and slots for its four new dramas.



NHL deal contributes to Rogers Media Q2 revenue increase

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While overall profits dipped, the company’s media division saw revenue growth related to NHL, Sportsnet, the Jays and Next Media Canada.