Articles Tagged ‘Corus Entertainment’

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Q3 brings steady growth at Corus

Double-digit increase in television ad revenues compensate for low subscription numbers.

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ICYMI: AccuWeather gets a key certification; An old TV favourite returns

Plus, Media Experts gets global love for its search engine work.

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Upfronts ’19: Corus pairs with Amazon for multi-channel online offering

StackTV will see specialty channels including Food Network Canada, HGTV Canada, W Network offered for the first time outside of a traditional cable package.

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Disney taps Corus for Star Wars campaign

A multiplatform effort promotes the new Star Wars theme park with a vacation giveaway and customized content.

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Upfronts ’19: Corus gets Lilly Singh’s new show, nabs Modern Family

Global has picked up a number of new U.S. series, while specialty is filled with Canadian originals.

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ICYMI: Law Times shutters print, Star Trek goes to Space and more

Plus, a new Property Brothers property to touch down, Torstar will provide news to students and Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty is set to return.

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Shaw to sell Corus stake for $548 million

Shaw Communications will no longer hold an equity interest in Corus Entertainment once the offering closes later this month.

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Corus makes a move to put social and traditional on an even keel

The Global Video Measurement Alliance is also preparing to launch two new metrics to help de-duplicate audiences.

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Global TV outlines summer lineup

The final seasons of Mary Kills People and Elementary are part of the slate, as well as rising hit Private Eyes.

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CCMA Awards moves to Global from CBC

The deal will include multi-year exclusive broadcast rights to the ceremony, on multiple platforms.

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ICYMI: Brands take centre stage on soccer uniforms, Nurses takes shape

Plus, digital OOH tech company FrontRunner is going to MaRS.

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TV spending drives growth for Corus in Q2

A continued uptick in TV ad revenue drove Corus to overall revenues of $353.5 million.

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Corus bolsters unscripted slate

New programs come from unscripted powerhouses McGillivray Entertainment and Scott Brothers Entertainment.

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Corus acquires Kin Canada

The two companies have had a long history, dating back to a $12 million investment in 2014.

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Horizon, Cossette lead sponsorships for Adult Swim Canada

A major QSR and free-to-play gaming website will imitate Adult Swim’s signature between-show bumps.