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More comedy, fewer heroes: upfront wish list

The genres MiC‘s upfront bloggers want to see highlighted, and the gaps Canadian broadcasters have to fill, ahead of this week’s U.S. upfronts.

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Supergirl gets new life on CW

The superhero show’s new U.S. partner is good news for its Canadian broadcaster, Global.

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Union Station screens to live-feed Raptors’ game updates

Six Clear Channel Canada columns will display real-time scores from the team’s game tonight.

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Carte Blanche winners for Toronto, Western Canada

The Astral OOH awards for the Montreal market will be announced on May 26.

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ICYMI: MediaCom’s newest hire, TOMS founder to be honoured in Cannes

In case you missed it: Louis-Philippe Charland (pictured) has moved to MediaCom, TOMS founder Blake Mycoskie will be given the LionHeart and JWT won Splenda.

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Paul Godfrey to feds: media needs help

The Postmedia CEO warned title losses will escalate if the current climate continues.

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Journal de Montreal sole paid pub to see circ gains

The Toronto Star has seen significant declines in circulation, according to data released by CCAB for the first quarter of 2016.

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Cue Media adds to director list

The digital media co has hired Susan Courtney, Alison Demelis (pictured) and Jake Labow.

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Diageo starts global media agency review

Carat currently handles the account in Canada.

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Quebecor sees gains across segments

The company’s media division saw a revenue increase of $6 million.

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Instagram adds retargeting unit

Facebook has brought its Dynamic Ads to the platform, and also expanded the unit to include travel.

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TSN launches tournament takeover

The sports channel has launched its first station domination, promoting an upcoming set of tournaments.