Radio & Television

Corus off to “outstanding start”, says CEO

TORONTO – Gains in its television and radio operations helped to drive up first quarter revenues at Corus by 8% over last year to $240.6 million, the company said Tuesday.Television accounted for $167.5 million of the total, up 11% from $151.2 million last year, while radio grew 3% to $72.1 million.  Specialty channel advertising revenues increased by 17%, and subscriber revenues increased by 9%.  Movie Central finished the quarter with 976,000 subscribers, up 2% from the same time last year. "Our advertising sales momentum continued in our first quarter and, in combination with our cost control initiatives, we delivered double digit...
 

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.