Articles Tagged ‘Quebecor’

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People Moves: Torstar, EQ Works and more

Plus, Quebecor makes a string of hires in sales and content.

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Quebecor invests in the events and culture space

A minority stake in Multicolore will see Quebecor bolster its sport and entertainment division.

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Quebecor urges CRTC to deny Bell Media’s V acquisition

The company argued the transaction would consolidate Bell’s position in the Quebec marketplace, citing concerns about advertising and the cost of content.

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Quebecor bolsters digital ad team

The promotion of Jean B. Péladeau and Hugo Dallaire a preparatory step as the company expands programmatically, including in OOH.

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Spotted! Joe Fresh tops itself

A two-storey transit shelter brings the brand to Montreal streets for an edgier appeal.

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Quebecor revenues up, but advertising weakens slightly

Media revenues were down, but acquisitions helped to offset advertising setbacks.

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Patrick Jutras moves to Quebecor

Jutras will head up a newly-designed business structure as the company looks to position itself as a destination for omnichannel planning.

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Newspapers and magazines drive lower ad revenue for Quebecor

The company also reiterated its stance that Bell’s acquisition of V network will be damaging to Quebec’s media ecosystem.

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Bell files $150M damages claim against Quebecor

Bell argues that Quebecor tried to damage its reputation through a series of misleading and defamatory statements.

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CRTC orders TVA Sports back on for Bell customers

Quebecor said it would abide by the order but reiterated its stance that there is a “dramatic imbalance” in the royalties paid to specialty channels.

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TVA Sports carriage battle goes to Gatineau

According to Bell, around 425,000 households were affected by the pull last week.

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Quebec carriage dispute heading to the CRTC

TVA Group will be required to “show cause” as to why the CRTC should not suspend its broadcasting licence at next week’s hearing.

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TVA Sports goes dark for some Quebec viewers

Quebecor went ahead with the threat despite receiving a pair of letters from the CRTC urging both sides to come to a swift resolution.

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Bell, Quebecor carriage dispute escalates

Quebecor is reportedly set to pull its TVA Sports channel from Bell TV at 7 p.m today, coinciding with the first game of the NHL playoffs.

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Cirque du Soleil ad comes to life with AR

The Quebec entertainment company wanted to add an interactive element beyond a traditional print buy with Quebecor.