Family Channel turns on new look

Astral is bouncing a new look for its Family Channel on to TV screens today. The new brand refresh coincides with the launch of Family Channel HD available for Bell Satellite and Roger Communications customers. “As part of the new look, the Family logo bounces, floats and pops. It never sits quietly on a shelf […]

Astral is bouncing a new look for its Family Channel on to TV screens today.

The new brand refresh coincides with the launch of Family Channel HD available for Bell Satellite and Roger Communications customers.

“As part of the new look, the Family logo bounces, floats and pops. It never sits quietly on a shelf but bursts with life and energy,” said Heather Senst, vice-president, creative services, in a release. “Through our new look our viewers are instinctively reminded of the fun, surprising and relatable nature of their favourite Family shows.”

Specific elements include new animated on-air IDs based on the Family logo. For now, Family.ca includes elements of the on-air creative, though a new site is planned for late February.

The just launched Family Channel HD includes programming that mirrors standard definition Family Channel, including Disney shows such as JONAS L.A., Good Luck Charlie and Wizards of Waverly Place as well as the high definition Fish Hooks and Pair of Kings.

Media Articles

Cossette Media chosen as AOR for Canadian Government

Three-year contract grants media agency planning and buying duties

More journalists relying on social media: Cision

International survey shows two-thirds of journalists log in daily

Corby dedicates 50% of digital spend to programmatic

Booze brands make a big shift online with new media and platform partners

Quebecor reports Q2 profit compared with a loss a year ago

Erik Peladeau rejoining company's board of directors

Laas Turnbull joins ZoomerMedia

Media veteran named co-publisher of Zoomer, takes on content and IT teams

iPhones top list of preferred second screen devices

New Seevibes statistics shows Android losing ground to home comupters

Why sports apps are winning with fans

Usage is exploding as sports apps keep consumers deeply engaged

Mediative adds Dine.to and two auto sites to network

New sites boost network's reach with auto and foodie audiences