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Revenues, profits up for Corus in Q3

Subscriber gains in its TV business helped the Toronto media co on its way to posting consolidated revenues of $461.1 million in its latest financial report.

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Star Touch to shutter next month

After missing reader and advertiser goals, Torstar will shutter its tablet app at the end of July.

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The New York Times isn’t trying to put the Globe out of business

The media co’s president of international, Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, on its success in Canada to date.

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Spotted! Nescafe targets Queen West millennials

The brand’s café is a stunt to introduce a new demo that loves hanging out in coffee shops to a homemade cup o’ joe.

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Virgin Mobile takes the top spot: Media Monitors

The mobile telco remained at the top of the list for the week of June 19 to 25.

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Broadcast radio rules audio listening: study

According to the new Edison Research Share of Ear report, 60% of all audio listening time is spent with broadcast radio in Canada.

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A front row seat to See It Be It with Oath’s Marla Natoli

An insider’s takeaways from a Cannes program to empower women in the industry.

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Last chance for Media Director of the Year nominations

After a one week extension, the final day has come to submit nominations for the most worthy candidate.

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Twitter goes to the bots for its new campaign

The social media platform is using chatbots to engage users with a new campaign, while also testing the tech as a new platform feature.

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ICYMI: Cannes creates festival advisory committee

In case you missed it: P&G’s Mark Pritchard is among those named to Cannes’ new committee, Addictive Mobility investing in the future of programmatic and more.

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Digital gains can’t make up for print drops: Vividata

The Globe and Mail once again topped Vividata’s rankings for overall reach, but most newspapers saw declines in print audience from last quarter.

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People Moves: Maxus names new director, Kijiji adds head of display sales

What Jonathan Wood and Jean Rodrigue will be doing in their new roles.

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Postmedia sells off Infomart

The proposed $38-million deal sees the media monitoring division sold to Meltwater News Canada.

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Argedia Group becomes Le Riche Argent

Grant Le Riche has been named a partner at the consultancy as it adds media verification to its offering.

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What going awards-free means for Publicis next year

How far will the ripples from the year-long spending hiatus go?