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Ikea brings the kitchen sink to HGTV show

The furniture brand is sponsoring RTR Media’s Open House Overhaul, set to bow on Shaw Media’s HGTV Canada specialty on March 30 .

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TVA Sports adds ‘temporary’ channel for NHL playoffs

The Quebecor sports network is looking to capitalize on its exclusive French-language rights to the NHL playoffs with TVA Sports 3.

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Corus Media names new VP programming for Historia, Series+

Brigitte Vincent (pictured) takes the helm of programming for the Quebec-based channels.

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What’s behind BNN’s audience bump?

January was the best month in nearly two years for the 24-hour business news channel.

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Oscars down on CTV while eTalk special hits ratings high

The CTV-produced red carpet special drew 1.34 million Canadians on Sunday as the lead into the awards program.

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Bell Media’s ‘final offer’ accepted by union

Unifor local 723M has ratified the media co’s offer, ending collective agreement bargaining that began in May.

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APTN readies rebrand

The broadcaster is in the early phases of a brand refresh, with an eye toward better connecting with a younger audience.

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CTV GO ‘casts’ content to TV

The move makes the station’s online streaming content, like Gotham (pictured), available on a TV screen via Google Chromecast.

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Potential labour dispute brewing at Bell Media

Unifor Local 723M and Bell Media are in the final phase of conciliation regarding their collective agreement.

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Bell Media rebrands Discovery World as ‘Velocity’

Discovery Velocity is targeting a male demo with its focus on automotive programming.

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Millennials to spend almost $7B on media in 2015: Deloitte

The consulting company’s 2015 Canadian Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions report also forecasts short-form videos will represent just 3% of viewing in Canada.

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Blue Ant’s Cottage Life Media gets in the licensing biz

Cottage Life Media is bringing its brand to store shelves with a new licensed line of products designed for relaxing by the lake.