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While Other Airlines Stay Quiet, Southwest Goes Big on Ads

While Other Airlines Stay Quiet, Southwest Goes Big on Ads

By: Ryan Barwick
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: September 15th, 2020
The airline is uniquely positioned, and is investing heavily in new customer acquisition.
Advertisers Seek Right to Cancel TV Spending as Pandemic Roils Fall Season - WSJ

Advertisers Seek Right to Cancel TV Spending as Pandemic Roils Fall Season

By: Alexandra Bruell
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: September 2nd, 2020
Concerned about the NFL season and a dearth of new entertainment, marketers want flexibility.
Ulta Beauty Returns to TV Advertising After a Pandemic Pause - WSJ

Ulta Beauty Returns to TV Advertising After a Pandemic Pause

By: Alexandra Bruell
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: September 4th, 2020
The beauty giant pulled its ads off the air in March, when Covid-19 forced many retailers to shut their doors.
Discovery Revenue Falls as Coronavirus Pandemic Hits Ad Revenue

Discovery Revenue Falls as Coronavirus Pandemic Hits Ad Revenue

By: Benjamin Mullin
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: August 5th, 2020
Discovery Inc.’s revenue in the second quarter decreased by nearly 12%, as the coronavirus pandemic took a toll on the company’s advertising business.
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Netflix’s New Co-CEO Ted Sarandos Says Streamer Shooting In LA This Week; COVID-19 Safety Protocols To Be “Permanent Part Of Production”

By: Dominic Patten
Source: Deadline
Date of Publication: July 16th, 2020
As the world outside North America hesitantly moves back into film and TV production out of the COVID-19 pandemic, Netflix’s newly minted co-CEO believes the entertainment industry will never be the same – but things are “ramping up”
HBO and AMC Are Offering Free Streams for Folks Stuck Inside

HBO and AMC Are Offering Free Streams for Folks Stuck Inside

By: Angela Watercutter
Source: Wired Magazine
Date of Publication: April 6th, 2020
"Coronavirus stay-at-home orders mean a lot of people are indoors watching movies and TV. Now some networks are giving their wares away for free."
AMC Networks expects a dramatic 30% drop in ad revenue this quarter due to coronavirus

AMC Networks expects a dramatic 30% drop in ad revenue this quarter due to coronavirus

By: Megan Graham
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: May 5th, 2020
AMC Networks said it estimates advertising revenue will drop about 30% in the second quarter as marketers pull or delay spending as the coronavirus delays show production.
AMC Networks Launches ‘We’re With You’ Initiative

AMC Networks Launches ‘We’re With You’ Initiative

By: Jon Lafayette
Source: Broadcasting+Cable
Date of Publication: April 3rd, 2020
AMC Networks is making some of its programming more available in an effort to help entertain viewers who are staying home to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Discovery Channel Sets Special COVID-19 Programming With Stars of 'Gold Rush,' 'Deadliest Catch' and More (Exclusive)

Discovery Channel Sets Special COVID-19 Programming With Stars of 'Gold Rush,' 'Deadliest Catch' and More (Exclusive)

By: Kimberly Nordyke
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Date of Publication: May 5th, 2020
Discovery Channel has set a lineup of special programming around COVID-19 that will feature network talent including the stars of Gold Rush and Deadliest Catch, Josh Gates, Mike Rowe and others.
NBCUniversal Broadens Access to News Networks and Vital Programming During Coronavirus Pandemic

NBCUniversal Broadens Access to News Networks and Programming During COVID-19 Response

By: Comcast
Source: Comcast
Date of Publication: March 20th, 2020
NBCUniversal is making MSNBC and CNBC available, in partnership with its distribution partners, to all their video customers, regardless of the packages to which they subscribe. Subscribers can view this content through their video provider or through MSNBC’s and CNBC’s online platforms on an authenticated basis.