The New Paper

October 13, 2020

Disney announces changes to media and entertainment businesses

Disney announced a reorganization of its media and entertainment business yesterday. The new structure will separate content production and content distribution into distinct business units (including three production units and one centralized distribution unit). The structure aims to help Disney optimize content distribution across channels, with a specific focus on accelerating growth in the company’s direct-to-consumer platforms (e.g. Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+).

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