Radio & Television

Revenue up, losses down, at Musicrypt

TORONTO – Makers of the popular DMDS digital music file transfer software primarily used by radio stations, Musicrypt Inc., reported increased revenue and a sharply pared loss in the second... Continue Reading

Fresh Food

TORONTO – After a few months of mixing ingredients and baking for just the right amount of time, Food Network Canada will unveil its new look and logo September 6th.... Continue Reading

CMG’s CBC lockout update

TORONTO - The Canadian Media Guild has met with federal labour minister Joe Fontana to ask for the appointment of a special mediator to try and end the lockout of... Continue Reading

CSR signs up thousands

TORONTO – Canadian Satellite Radio has pre-signed over 3,000 customers interested in subscribing to satellite radio, the company announced this morning. In the press release, CSR re-confirmed its service is... Continue Reading

Shaw family buys more Corus

CALGARY – Corus Entertainment said today that its controlling shareholder, the Shaw Family and entities owned or controlled by them, completed the purchase of an additional 126,200 class B non-voting... Continue Reading

MARKETING: Global goes guerilla

TORONTO – With a company-wide push to emerge from its distant second-place spot in the TV ratings, Canadians will see Global Television get creative when marketing its fall programming this... Continue Reading

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.