Television

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ICYMI: Tim and Sid are back

Plus, Murdoch Mysteries will return, and Facebook has reached a settlement to help moderators experiencing trauma.

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Kruger uses “Rolling it Forward” message to expand on NHL partnership

The CPG giant didn’t initially have a paid media campaign for its NHL sponsorship this year, but now it’s seized the opportunity.

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Quebecor’s new tool creates synchronization for digital and TV

QiD will allow for ads to coordinate between linear television and online channels instantaneously, without the previous lag.

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Global’s Survivor takes it: Numeris

The Masked Singer, which aired at the exact same time on CTV, came in a close second.

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First quarter ad revenue down at BCE, churn on sports channels minimal

“Let’s be honest, Q2 is going to be a difficult quarter,” says CFO Glen LeBlanc, looking at an overall softer ad market and a TV schedule without live sports.

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Stronger Together is indeed the strongest: Numeris

The concert special broke records for non-sports programming in Canada.

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Inside TD’s homebound sponsorship play

Big in-person events are out. Here’s how TD’s evaluating sponsorships going forward.

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TV viewing in lockdown: What to do about weekends?

Viewers aren’t going out on Saturday nights anymore – how can brands capitalize?

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TV viewing in lockdown: Turning a corner

As Canadians settle more into their at-home routine, the numbers show they’re craving some laughs and cheers.

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Together at Home takes it: Numeris

As feel-good and procedural programming shines, news has slipped down the ranks slightly.

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‘Stronger Together’ breaks Canadian ratings record

Roughly one-third of Canadians watched some part of the 90-minute COVID-19 charity special produced by Insight Productions, Bell Media and CBC.

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Media down 12% for Rogers’ first quarterly since COVID

Cable and wireless stable, but cancellation of live sports has affected the company’s media segment.

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As viewership rises and ads go down, broadcasters talk experimentation

Broadcast heads discuss the implications of frozen production pipelines and schedule overhauls in a climate where ad revenue has slowed to a trickle but viewership is spiking.

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With the Good Doctor gone, Grey’s takes the top: Numeris

Plus, the SNL shot-from-home experiment played best in Toronto.

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ICYMI: Schitt’s goes out with a bang, Nextdoor has a new neighbour

Plus, Wavemaker ranks high for places to work in Canada.