Television

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Creative fares better than media in Q2 for WPP

A 15.1% drop puts the holding co. somewhere in the middle when it comes to performance among the major networks.

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TV is dominant for news in the time of COVID: study

Francophones also saw a noted surge in specialty news channel consumption.

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Big Brother takes in big numbers: Numeris

The Raptors also made a splash in their hometown, but have yet to break onto the national stage.

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Zeste celebrates 10 years in a multi-platform media blitz

The TV brand will expand to newsstands and bookstores with special print products this month.

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Bell Media brings V and Noovo under one banner, rolls out campaign

The company says there are lots of opportunities for Noovo, which has high awareness among 18 to 34-year-olds.

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Marilyn Denis integrates IKEA into broadcast and podcast

The full-court push is part of an effort to get more consumers seeking out the IKEA catalogue.

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Major League Soccer comes back, plans expanded postseason

Bell Media’s TSN retains exclusive English-language broadcast rights to the league.

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The Raptors keep breaking records

Despite playing an afternoon match, the Raptors pulled in their biggest audience for a first-round Playoff game ever.

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Shows pick up steam as Canadians flock to TV screens: Numeris

Hockey Night in Canada is back, but non-sports programs are buzzing too.

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Skip buys big to boost NHL partnership

As the delivery app brings arena food to living rooms, it’s sparing no expense on TV, digital and social.

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Sportsnet, TSN usher in the Raptors return

Coach Nick Nurse has said he enjoys afternoon games. Hopefully fans will as well, as most broadcasts will take place mid-day.

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Traditional TV still very popular with Canadian kids

Trends might be more driven by the preferences of parents, such as young adults who drop their cable packages.

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Broadcasters banking on hometown pride with CPL season

CBC Sports’ Chris Wilson hopes the regional appeal of the Canadian Premier League will help win points with underserved markets.

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ICYMI: Bob McKenzie says goodbye to TSN

Plus, Hivestack gets an eight-figure investment and a popular CBC game show is getting the tabletop treatment.

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Top shows are back in the seven figures: Numeris

Plus, hockey rules nationally, but basketball is the hottest game in Toronto.