Cable & Telecom

Disney creates direct-to-consumer division as part of corporate reorg

BURBANK, CA – The Walt Disney Company unveiled a strategic reorganization of its businesses ahead of the launch of its new ESPN and movie streaming services.Effective immediately, the four new business segments include the newly-formed Direct-to-Consumer and International; the combined Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products; Media Networks; and Studio Entertainment.“We are strategically positioning our businesses for the future, creating a more effective, global framework to serve consumers worldwide, increase growth, and maximize shareholder value,” said chairman and CEO Robert Iger, in the announcement.  “With our unparalleled Studio and Media Networks serving as content engines for the Company, we are combining...

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.