Paramount Communications has set up a new business unit to oversee all licensing and merchandising activities throughout the company's sprawling entertainment operations.
Recently appointed Academy Entertainment sales veepee David Bixler spent three years as senior veepee of distribution at Media Home Entertainment prior to stint with Vidmark.
J2 Communications, the parent of National Lampoon magazine, reported a net loss of $ 74,000 (2 cents per share) for the three months ended Oct. 31, compared to earnings of $ 4,000 for the same period…
More than 150 industry exex received their own personal holiday greetings from the Internal Revenue Service this month--they might be subjected to a tax audit.
A clearer picture is emerging of Barry Diller's early involvement in QVC Network Inc., including an employment package designed to build his stake quickly in the company and to reward a stellar…
Union attempts to organize theme park technicians at the Universal Studios Tour in Orlando, Fla., have resulted in the company being brought up on charges that they intimidated and, in some cases…
Minneapolis-based K-Tel International reported an increase in consolidated net sales for the first quarters of its fiscal year, which ended Sept. 30.
AMC Theatres, United Artists and Kerasotes Theatres have all announced expansion plans, including the openings of two theaters this week. AMC Theatres will debut the circuit's first 16-screen theater…
The president of Nosotros and the producer of the org's annual Golden Eagle Awards -- both of whom were suspended in October over allegations of possible misconduct -- have filed separate suits…
Falcon Video Communications, a partnership of Falcon Cable TV and the A.H. Belo Corp., has acquired five cable systems in two transactions.
Calling TV violence America's No. 1 health problem, panelists testifying before a House subcommittee yesterday called for better labeling of television programs containing violence and tougher…