Disney Company News

Could Mickey-Shaped Donuts Be Coming to Disney Parks?

Here is something fun to think about as the last few hours of the week drag on- Check out these new sweets that are no doubt causing quite a stir among our fellow Disney fanatics over in China. Remy’s Patisserie, a bakery in Shanghai Disney Resort, is now offering Mickey-Shaped Donuts!




Disney Signs Multi-Year Agreement With Distributor Vivicast Media

Disney announced today a new multi-year agreement with Vivicast Media, a leading global content licensor, which will allow Vivicast to continue to deliver Disney’s robust lineup of top quality sports, news and entertainment content to their roster of video operators that deliver content to TVs, computers, smartphones, tablets, and streaming devices throughout the US. The new deal will allow Vivicast to add a few additional features to their Disney content viewers that had previously been unavailable.


Disney/ABC Hosts Day of Giving to Benefit Hurricane Victims

In addition to the $1 million cash donation and a dollar for dollar employee donation match commitment that Disney/ABC made to hurricane Harvey relief efforts on Tuesday, the media giant is also hosting a “Day of Giving” event today, August 31st to help those impacted by the storm.


Shanghai Disney Resort Named a Best Employer for 2017

It was announced today that international insurance and human resources consulting firm Aon has named Shanghai Disney Resort a 2017 China Best Employer. This distinction comes as part of Aon’s Best Employers Program, which looks at an employers commitment to excelling and innovating in the area of human resources.


Disney Movies are Leaving Netflix!

During today’s Q3 FY 2017 earnings report, Disney announced something that will surely change the landscape of digital media distribution- They are leaving Netflix and creating their own streaming service.



Rumor Roundup: Major Disney World Changes Could be Coming!

It appears that the Disney World rumor mill has been in overdrive over the past week or so with a number of huge park changes being mentioned. Here is a quick rundown of some of the more interesting rumors about Disney World Changes from some of the more credible sources…


Disney’s Iger Named Most Powerful Person in Entertainment

For the second year in a row, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger, has been named by The Hollywood Reporter (THR) as the most Powerful Person in Entertainment. The distinction comes as he retains his top spot on the annual “THR 100” list.




Disney Honored for Corporate Social Responsibility

Disney recently was awarded several prestigious Halo Awards recognizing the company’s corporate social responsibility.

Disney received Halo Awards this year in recognition of both their “Hour of Code” and “Share Your Ears” campaigns as well as their free online tutorial “Moana: Wayfinding with Code.”






Walt Disney Company Reports Q1 FY 2017 Earnings

The Walt Disney Company reported their 1st Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 (Q4 calendar year 2016) earnings and the results so so, with lower revenue and income compared to the same period last year but a strong parks and resorts performance.


Doctor Strange DVD Coming in February

Disney has announced that their Marvel franchise hit movie Doctor Strange will be released on Disney Movies Anywhere, on February 14th and DVD Digital HD and Blu-Ray on February 28th. Here are the details…


Zootopia Beats Out Moana for Golden Globe

Last night’s 74th Golden Globe Awards ceremony featured a Disney versus Disney showdown in the Best Animated Film category. Smash 2016 Disney animated hits Zootopia and Moana both vied for the distinction…