Cogeco Communications

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Cogeco Cable adds TELETOON Retro to its digital line-up in Ontario
Montréal, December 19, 2007 — Cogeco Cable (TSX: CCA) announced the launch of a new digital
channel. TELETOON Retro is now offered to many of Cogeco Cable Digital Cable customers in
some Ontario areas. TELETOON Retro offers adults aged 25 to 49 a nostalgic flashback to timeless
cartoons. The new channel delivers new laughs with familiar friends like Fat Albert, Tom & Jerry,
Rocky and Bullwinkle and Superfriends.
“We are delighted that Cogeco customers will be able to enjoy the most popular cartoons from
yesteryears. Cogeco Cable is committed to delivering to its customers the best TV experience
possible. By adding TELETOON Retro to our Digital Television line-up, we are giving our customers
the choice to watch even more of what they want. As we continue to invest in our state-of-the-art
cable network, we will continue to launch new digital channels as they become available,” declared
Mr. Ron Perrotta, Vice President, Marketing of Cogeco Cable.
TELETOON Retro (channel 87) will be part of Cogeco’s Ontario Digital Basic Cable packages and
offered to customers at no additional charge.
“Our Digital Cable service has been gaining popularity with more than 52,000 new subscribers in
fiscal 2007, which confirms that customers appreciate the variety, quality and control that Cogeco
Cable’s Digital Television service provides them,” Mr. Perrotta concluded.
Cogeco Cable (, a telecommunications company offering a diverse range of
services to its customers in Canada and in Portugal, is the second largest cable operator in Ontario,
Québec and Portugal, in terms of the number of Basic Cable service customers served. Through its
two-way broadband cable networks, Cogeco Cable provides its residential and commercial
customers with Analogue and Digital Television, High Speed Internet and Telephony services. The
Corporation provides about 2,486,000 revenue-generating units (RGUs) to about r2,343,000 homes
passed in its Canadian and Portuguese service territories. Cogeco Cable’s subordinate voting
shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: CCA).
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Information: Marie Carrier
Director, Corporate Communications
Tel.: (514) 874-2600