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"Rather than getting fragmented I should lead the fragmentation" Punit Goenka

By exchange4media News Service | Jan 22, 2015

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (ZEEL) announced at a press conference the launch of their latest Hindi GEC offering from the '&' bouquet called &TV and positioned it as a contemporary channel for the HSM markets. Unveiling the tagline - 'Jashn Jeena Ka' the channel also unveiled its line-up of shows which included the flagship property 'India Poochega - Sabse Shaana Kaun?' which will be hosted by Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan

Zee's Sapangeet Rajwant to join Colors as Vice President, Marketing

By exchange4media News Service | Jul 22, 2014

As confirmed by sources, Rajwant, VP, Marketing, Zee TV will be moving to Colors as VP, Marketing. She will be reporting to Raj Nayak, CEO, Colors

Hindi GE’s toughest creative race yet

By Noor Fathima Warsia | Sep 06, 2012

Thirteen primetime dailies were axed in 2012 on the top four channels alone, 25 per cent of which were lesser than six months old

The strong number two GEC: Where Multi Screen Media beats the leaders

By Noor Fathima Warsia | Jul 28, 2010

Not so long ago, most broadcasting companies got into the second general entertainment channel race. STAR India perhaps had the best start to it with STAR One, but as time progressed, STAR One faced many challenges and in the course lost many eyeballs. It would not be wrong to say that Multi Screen Media has beaten the competition in the second GEC game. In the recent past, Sony and SAB have claimed the No. 4 and No. 5 spots, respectively, in the GRP charts.

ZEEL Q4 net drops 7.29 pc; Zee Next put on suspension mode

By exchange4media News Service | Apr 23, 2009

Zee Entertainment Enterprise Ltd (ZEEL) has reported a 7.29 per cent drop in its consolidated net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2009, attributed to a 7 per cent drop in advertising revenues. Meanwhile, Zee Next, the second Hindi GEC of ZEEL, has been put on suspension mode.

Zee Next put on suspension mode; no additional investments, says Subhash Chandra

By Dipali Banka | Apr 22, 2009

Zee Entertainment Enterprise Ltd has put Zee Next, its second Hindi general entertainment channel, on suspension mode. “Zee Next was incurring some losses and we have now put the channel on suspension mode. No additional investments will be made in the channel,” said Subhash Chandra, Chairman, ZEEL, while speaking to analysts after the announcement of the company’s annual and quarterly results on April 22, 2009.

Mixed Media: What went wrong at INX?

By Pradyuman Maheshwari | Mar 16, 2009

As per Hindu mythology, Holi marks the triumph of good over evil. Ironically, that’s when Indrani and Peter Mukerjea announced their exit from INX. The channel suffered from bad staff selection, monies being incorrectly spent or overspent, and a general disdain for good corporate practices, writes Pradyuman Maheshwari.

Time to get ‘Real’: Hindi GEC space – cluttered or room for more?

By Puneet Bedi Bahri | Jan 22, 2009

The Hindi general entertainment space is all set to get a new player in March this year – Real from Real Global Broadcasting. This would take the number of Hindi GECs in the country to 11 – too many, or room for more? There are also reports of Sun launching a Hindi GEC. On the other hand, there is the beleaguered 9X channel. exchange4media speaks with media players to find out more about the Hindi GEC market.

Mixed Media: Let’s get Real… do we need another GEC?

By Pradyuman Maheshwari | Jan 19, 2009

All eyes are on the Alva Brothers-Turner JV’s announcement of the proposed general entertainment channel’s name and plans this week. But is there room for another GEC, asks Pradyuman Maheshwari.