TITLE

PINKSLIPS FOR PEACOCK

AUTHOR(S)
Bernstein, Paula; Adalian, Josef
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/12/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 29, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that United States television broadcaster National Broadcasting Co. will lay off about 600 employees in 2001. Decline in advertising sales; Increased programming costs for some shows; Expected layoffs by other broadcasters such as CBS and CNN.
ACCESSION #
4007573

 

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