Radio & Television

DHX exits strategic review with new Peanuts agreement, focus on WildBrain

HALIFAX – Kids and family content maker and broadcaster DHX Media said late Monday it has concluded its strategic review, announcing that the company has signed a multi-million-dollar agency agreement for Peanuts in China and Asia with CAA Global Brand Management Group LLP.This follows the previously announced sale of a minority stake in Peanuts to Sony for $235.6 million. This new multi-million-dollar agreement for Asia is expected to contribute to an approximately 35% increase in revenue for company division Peanuts Worldwide from this region over its term, reads the press release.The company also announced that it has refocused its content...