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Statements Media eyes digital expansion with Sharkfin acquisition

Statements purchased its main taxi advertising competitor in Canada’s major urban markets.

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Rogers climbs to the top in Toronto: Media Monitors

Hydro-Québec also took the first place position in Montreal.

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Oath unifies ad tech platforms under one brand

BrightRoll, One by AOL and Yahoo Gemini are now collectively known as Oath Ad Platforms.

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Spotted! Bubbly, beauty and brand activations at TIFF

Air France and L’Oreal Paris are bringing glamour to the red carpet, while Bell and No Frills are bringing fans closer to the films.

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CHFI tops every demo in Toronto: Numeris

Meanwhile, Edmonton saw a shake-up for its top station.

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TC sees strong Q3, but still hurt by lower ad spend

A major dip in revenues was driven by the end of printing of several dailies

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ICYMI: Newstalk strikes Waze partnership

Plus, Notable has made another acquisition, and APTN was renewed for a five-year term by the CRTC this week.

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Amazing Race Canada approaches two million: Numeris

For the fifth straight week, Race made audience gains.

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How much is Canada’s data market worth?

The country is outpacing the U.S. for growth in the value of its online information.

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CBC and Snap pair for two new programs

This is CBC’s first dive into long-term series on Snapchat, as opposed to event-centered programming.

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Facebook plans expansion of Flight Ads

Airlines will now be able to target to users who have shown an interest in taking a trip through visits to websites and apps.

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Senate committee calls for changes to digital advertising rules

News Media Canada CEO John Hinds says the country’s newspaper industry is growing increasingly frustrated.

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Amazon renames, repositions ad offering

Wavemaker’s Scott Stewart says the rise of Amazon as an ad platform could prompt growth in digital spending on e-commerce platforms.