Pizza Pizza holds on to the top spot in Toronto:
Media Monitors Jan. 26 – Feb. 1, 2009

Montreal Gazette holds on to first place in Montreal's top English radio spend rankings.

In Toronto, Pizza Pizza remains the #1 radio advertiser, while Lowe’s hardware store moves up 82 spots to #2.

Country Style inches up two spots to #3, but Wal-Mart slides a couple of ranks to #4. Electronics retailer Sony Style debuts on the ad spend ranks at #5, while SellOffVacations.com inches up a few spots to #6.

The Government of Ontario moves up one spot from the previous week to #7, while Sears makes a comeback on the ranks, moving up 17 spots to #8. Falling two spots is Belairdirect, while restaurant chain Mandarin moves up one notch to #10.

Meanwhile, in Montreal, Montreal Gazette remains the biggest advertiser on the English radio dial for the third week in a row. AlarmForce moves up a couple of ranks to take the #2 spot away from the Government of Quebec, which slides to #3.

The Brick falls one spot to #4, while Le SuperClub Videotron in turn moves up one to #5. Brault and Martineau slides a couple of spots in the ranks to #6 while government agency Ministere de la Justice debuts on the ad spend monitors at #7.

The Islands of the Bahamas falls a few spots to #8 with their tourism promotion, Belairdirect insurance provider moves up seven spots to #9, while bedding retailer Dormez-vous moves up two spots to land at the #10 spot.

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