Articles Tagged ‘Rogers Communications’

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Telus says Rogers would become programming ‘gatekeeper’ with Shaw deal

The company says the proposed deal has already impacted negotiations with Disney over digital services.

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ICYMI: Boardroom drama continues at Rogers

Plus, TSN brings its 5G viewing experience to Raptors broadcasts and Torstar’s iPolitics teams with Mainstreet Research.

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Rogers to acquire Shaw

If the deal is approved, it would provide Rogers with the scale to accelerate the delivery of its nation-wide 5G network.

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Media revenue is resilient at Rogers

The telco has the NBA, MLB and NHL to thank for delivering with its media segment.

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Rogers signs exclusive telecom deal with Toronto Pearson

The telco giant granted the rights for media, branding, advertising and in-terminal experiences.

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Rogers reports slight revenue decline in Q1

Media revenues dropped 12% from Q1 2018.

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Media revenue down for Rogers in Q2

Lower advertising revenue and lower Jays revenue drove the trend.

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Media revenue up 12% for Rogers in Q1

While advertising played its part, the main driver in the revenue increase was higher distribution to the Blue Jays.

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Rogers Media revenues drop 4% in Q4

Revenues decreased to $526 million from $550 million a year ago, largely due to a shorter Toronto Blue Jays playoff run.

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Sports lead to revenue gains and profit drops at Rogers Media

Media revenue saw a 4% year-over-year lift, driven by a heavy appetite for sports – but Blue Jays’ salaries and the shift from print to digital contributed to a drop in profits for Q2.

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Rogers posts media gains in Q1

The telco also posted a 6% bump in overall profits, thanks in part to $26 million gain in its media business.

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Rogers Media revenues down 2% in Q4

Fewer Blue Jays post-season games and declining ad dollars led to the dip.

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Jays and hockey fuel Q3 gains for Rogers Media

The introduction of the World Cup of Hockey gave an early hockey boost to the quarter, but played a backseat to Jays revenue.

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Guy Laurence steps down at Rogers

Former Telus president and CEO Joseph Natale will move into the top role at the company.