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Rogers Media suspends production at Toronto station

Ten people have been laid off at the media company’s York Mills Road station.

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SNL’s “spicy” season hits a ratings high for Global

On TV sets and online, viewers flocked to watch Melissa McCarthy and Alec Baldwin reprise their White House roles.

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Dedicated e-sports channel coming to Canada

With the global competitive gaming market expected to hit $1.92 billion by 2018, Super Channel is looking to get in on the action while bringing its age demo down.

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Super Bowl wins the week: Numeris

The game was the most-watched single-night show for the week of Jan. 30 to Feb.5, 2017, but lost considerable ground over last year’s numbers.

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Grammy’s up on City

Sunday night’s show was watched by an average audience of over two million.

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Cogeco plays Cupid

The station’s new “#AmazingSerenades” campaign aims to engage viewers and build its relationship with customers from a service perspective.

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Juno Awards lay down a new track with VIA Rail

The music awards will also host the new Juno Cup, a celebrity benefit hockey game for music education charity MusiCounts.

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How Go RVing Canada made its way onto the Food Network

Details on the RV organization’s sponsorship of Chuck & Danny’s Road Trip.

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Molson, NHL and Sportsnet partner on VR program

The beer company has sponsored a series of six hockey games that will be broadcast in VR.

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Super Bowl ad recall up, but U.S. feed fared better: report

Budweiser was the brand with the highest recall, according to numbers from Toronto-based Solutions Research Group.

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NCIS wins the week: Numeris

The action-drama on Global earned the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 23 to 29, 2017.

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Super Bowl ratings down 39% for Bell Media

The media co attributed the decline to the CRTC’s previous simsub ruling, and vows to continue to fight the decision.

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Experts weigh in on Super Bowl ads and Canadian value

Pundits pick their faves and debate the value for Canadian brands buying around the game if simsub holds

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Which brands are investing on Canadian side of simsub divide?

From beer to banks to video games, here are the advertisers that will have a presence during the big game.

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How sports are enduring the digital revolution

At a Rogers Media-sponsored FFWD Ad Week discussion, panelists debated how things have changed — and how they’ve stayed the same — in the world of broadcast sports.