ICYMI: Buzzfeed drops the NewFronts, Astral launches eighth Carte Blanche competition
In case you missed it: One week after Yahoo’s pulling out of the IAB’s annual event, Buzzfeed has done the same, and Astral has added a new stipulation to its Carte Blanche competition.
The Big Bang Theory returns to the top: Numeris
The long-running comedy series on CTV brought in the most viewers of all single-night shows for the week of March 6 to 12.
Acura buys the top spot: Media Monitors
The car company joined the Toronto list in the #1 spot for the week of March 13 to 19.
ICYMI: Yahoo to skip the NewFronts, Postmedia VP heads to Canada Post
In case you missed it: For the first time, Yahoo will skip the New York event, OMD will handle media for Vancouver Port Authority and Maria Girimonte will assume a new Post.
WestJet flies to the top: Media Monitors
The airline made a big jump to land in the top spot in Toronto for the week of March 6 to 12.
ICYMI: New hosts for the Junos, Twitter adds analytics for Moments
In case you missed it: Brian Adams and Russell Peters will headline the Junos, brands and users alike can track their Twitter Moments, and YouTube breaks down the video habits of working-age women.
Sears buys the top: Media Monitors
The retailer purchased the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of Feb. 27 to March 5, while furniture brand Brault & Martineau took the top spot in Montreal.
Canadian International Auto Show holds the top spot: Media Monitors
The auto show purchased the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of Feb. 20 to 26.
ICYMI: Instagram adds carousel post options, and the (YouTube) Oscar goes to…
In case you missed it: Instagram updates its platform, YouTube’s second annual Oscars trailer ranking, FX and City’s mid-season premiere dates and more.
Canadian International Auto Show drives to top: Media Monitors
The auto show purchased the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of Feb. 13 to 19.
ICYMI: Dan Aykroyd to appear on Workin’ Moms; Facebook tests job postings
In case you missed it: The Saturday Night Live alumnus will appear as Catherine Reitman’s father on the CBC’s newest comedy and Facebook could be taking on LinkedIn.
Super Bowl wins the week: Numeris
The game was the most-watched single-night show for the week of Jan. 30 to Feb.5, 2017, but lost considerable ground over last year’s numbers.
Rogers jumps to the top spot: Media Monitors
The telco bought the most radio advertising time for the week of Feb. 6 to 12.
NCIS wins the week: Numeris
The action-drama on Global earned the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 23 to 29, 2017.
OLG Slots and Casinos win the week: Media Monitors
The organization purchased the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of Jan. 30 to Feb. 5.