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Canadians consume more digital (and block more ads) than most: study

GroupM’s annual Interaction report found that digital media is taking up more of Canadians’ time, but the country is also above-average in ad-blocker penetration.

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NLogic aims for efficiency with new radio buying platform

As part of an effort to bring more of its solutions in-house, the software company has unveiled a new tool that it says will tap the potential of radio.

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Rogers to bring Sportsnet radio to Vancouver

The new station will feature live sports content from the Canucks and Jays, as well as the MLB post-season.

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The Honda Dealer Association buys the top: Media Monitors

The car dealer purchased the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of April 17 to 23.

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RBC buys the top: Media Monitors

The bank bought the most airtime in Toronto for the week of April 10 to 16.

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Growth in Canadian ad spend to slow across most media: study

In eMarketer’s most recent round of Canadian predictions, growth was found in digital, out-of-home, TV and radio – but most of that growth will either be flat or decrease over time.

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RBC Royal Bank buys the top: Media Monitors

The financial company jumped to the top of the Toronto chart for the week of April 3 to 9.

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The Honda Dealer Association takes the top: Media Monitors

The auto dealers bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of March 27 to April 2.

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Canada to fall out of top 10 ad-spend markets by 2019: report

While ad spend will increase over the next three years, increases will be subtle, with digital and out-of-home advertising being the only areas of spend increase, according to Zenith.

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Bell Mobility buys the top: Media Monitors

The mobile phone company bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of March 20 to 26.

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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.

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New morning show for Toronto’s Indie88

Long-time 102.1 The Edge host Josie Dye is joining the independent radio station.

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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.

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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.

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Radioplayer Canada offers a new way to tune in

Private radio broadcasters and the CBC/Radio-Canada have partnered on the new radio app.