Articles Tagged ‘Shaw’


The fight for Fall TV

The battle plans from each of the major networks, as we head into the new fall season.

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Canadian Women’s Foundation shines light on human trafficking

The organization is aiming to get people involved in the issue with its new cross-platform and interactive campaign.

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Shaw Communications to lay off 400

The cable and telco is reorganizing its enterprise and consumer-facing business units while leaving Shaw Media as a standalone piece.


Glee moves to City

A Fox schedule change from Thursdays to Tuesdays has a ripple effect on Rogers and Shaw, as Global opts to stick with its NCIS simulcast on Tuesdays.


Spotted! The Great Martian War invades Toronto

An alien-inspired projection wall promoted the History channel’s original Canadian film and a companion app around Toronto last night.

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SickKids brings cinema audience to their feet

SickKids hopes this video of five-year-old “real life hero” Antonio getting a surprise standing ovation will encourage viewers to have a “share of heart” as part of its expanded fundraising campaign.


The Morning Show makes it all better

Global has launched a multi-platform campaign and is paying for breakfast tabs, transit fares and groceries to promote its morning program.

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Shaw kicks off its rebranding campaign

The telco introduced two spokes-bots, a new logo and tagline to build love for the brand.


Shaw gets mobile with new service

Called Shaw Go, the media co is launching a series of TV content apps, first for Western Canada’s Movie Central, with the second coming within a month.


Shaw launches Nat Geo Wild

The channel will start with National Geographic International content but may eventually include original Canadian programming.


Bell Media and Shaw renew TV supply deal

The new agreement follows recent CRTC vertical integration hearings and new rules to guard against programming exclusivity.


Shaw Communications posts sharp revenue rise in Q3

A first-time contribution from Shaw Media, coupled with cost-cutting, helped Shaw Communications post higher earnings and revenue for the third quarter.