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John Boynton finalizes Torstar’s new exec team

Anna Marie Menezes’ new customer lifecycle position caps a year of change in the media company’s corner offices.

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Employee buy-out sparks hope for local newspapers

Ad sales are not expected to rise, but staff predict a nimbler operation with fewer overhead costs can double-down on local coverage and advertiser relevance.

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MIAs 2017 winners revealed

Budweiser’s Red Light takes the top prize for AB InBev, UM, Anomaly, Ansible, Mubaloo and Rogers Media

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Canada’s economy drives improved ad spend: Zenith

The global media agency networks are in agreement that digital will lead the way on ad spend growth.

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Jane Francisco: There’s a new kind of EIC in town

The Canadian leading Good Housekeeping says the Canadian magazine industry could learn from its neighbours to the south and explains why she goes on sales calls.

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On Postmedia’s print shakeup: “This is not palliative care”

Company president Andrew MacLeod said there is a light at the end of the tunnel, but Postmedia needs to shed weight to get there.

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Postmedia and Torstar to swap and shutter papers

More than 30 community and commuter newspapers, including 24 Hours, were traded between the two companies in a non-cash transaction.

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Who is the modern Canadian news consumer?

A new study by the MTM shows that Canada’s most active news readers skew older, are more educated and more affluent.

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Toronto’s Now mag takes the crowdfunding route

With print revenues in decline, the free weekly looks for “a little love” from readers.

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Le Devoir pursues La Presse’s print fans

Capitalizing on the shuttering of La Presse’s Saturday edition, an ad campaign and new print magazine vie for subscriptions.

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Falling print revenue dogs Yellow Pages in Q3

CFO Ken Taylor said the company no longer anticipates it will finish 2017 with overall digital revenue growth.

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Even millennials still use print flyers: study

A new Metroland and Brandspark study by Metroland shows that millennials also aren’t totally ditching print flyers.

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Ad revenue decline leads to Q3 loss for Torstar

Overall revenue for the company dropped 10% year-over-year.

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Indochino signs revenue share deal with Postmedia

Future revenues and possible equity are exchanged for $40 million in ad inventory.

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Postmedia redesigns Sun digital properties

The new apps and websites come with more flexibility in ad formats, including contextual ads.