COVID-19: the Entertainment & Media industry faces significant disruption, but can come back stronge

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Like the rest of the economy and society, the UK Entertainment & Media industry is facing significant disruption from the COVID-19 outbreak. The impacts vary widely between different sub sectors – albeit there are also some benefits/opportunities among the challenges.

Some effects from COVID-19 are being felt by all E&M companies. Measures such as government directives to work from home and the restrictions on travel and public gatherings,  are causing workforce and supply chain challenges, while impacting consumer demand and behaviours around media consumption.

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