Percept has restructured its entertainment business in order to bring greater focus, synergy and service offerings. In the revised structure, Percept Entertainment will segregate the Services, Assets and Content businesses to create three distinct verticals.
With its ‘Suno Sunao, Life Banao’ strategy, Big FM has been adapting well to the markets where it is present. Even as it has incorporated content in local languages, the FM station has not neglected its key Hindi speaking markets. exchange4media takes a look at Big FM’s evolution over the years and its programming strategy.
Delhi-based Promodome Communications has been appointed as the creative agency to handle the creative and media releases for the ‘Delhi Celebrates’ campaign initiated by Delhi Tourism. It is learnt that 27 agencies, including JWT, Grey Worldwide and Sobhagya Advertising, were in the fray for the business.
Publications in Gujarat have fared much better than most states, which have witnessed a general decline trend in average issue readership (AIR) or a mixed bag, at the most. Just one of the top five dailies has seen a decline in AIR. Magazines, too, have seen growth.
For a long time now, publishers across the board have raised questions regarding the credibility of the process of data collection and analysis for the Indian Readership Survey, much of which continues to remain shrouded in mystery. By converting survey findings into quarterly affairs, the negative impacts of their research methodology and analysis will do far more harm to the publishing industry than good, points out Anant Nath, Director, Delhi Press.
The tussle between music companies and the radio industry over the music royalty issue is not over yet. The Copyright Board had recently recommended a revenue sharing model for the radio companies and the music companies. However, music companies are far from happy with the recommendation and have come out strongly against it. They share their reservations with exhange4media.