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ICYMI: IKEA stays in the Jungle, Toronto Fashion Week shuts down

In case you missed it: IKEA splits its global media account between Dentsu and GroupM, Toronto Fashion Week shuts down and mobile ad completion rates on the rise on Tube Mogul.

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Air Miles goes country with CMT Music Fest

The rewards program is partnering with Corus Entertainment as part of a strategy to roll out experiential activations in markets outside of Toronto and Vancouver.

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Cossette Media adds an SVP

Claude Lamoureux is joining the Montreal office, taking over from John Tarantino, who had been in the role for 25 years.

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NextRadio sets footprint in Canada

The new streamer app, which relies on FM chip-enabled devices for activation, has the potential to reach one million Canadians.

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CTV sets up a network Game of Thrones

The network will air season one of the HBO series for 10 straight weeknights this August.

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Panoramic screens coming to Cineplex

Multi-screen cinemas will be coming to three cities later this month for Star Trek Beyond, with advertising options open to potential partners.

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America’s Got Talent wins the week: Numeris

The U.S. talent show on City won the most single-night viewers for the week of June 20 to 26.

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Swipe this: The Body Shop fires up on Tinder

Aiming to build support for its reforestation program in Vietnam, beauty brand The Body Shop had added a colourful profile to the dating app.

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TorStar’s David Holland announces retirement

The publishing company is taking the opportunity to cut costs at the highest level following the back-to-back departure of two of his top-level execs.

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Conventional TV gains ground in 2015

Private conventional TV posted a 6% increase in airtime sales despite overall sector declines.

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Destination Canada taps Much to attract millennials

The Bell Media brand is producing content with the Crown corporation through next summer to urge younger Canadians to explore the country.

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CBC taps Twitter for social Olympic coverage

The partnership will mean Rio content is broadcast on the social platform seconds after it airs on TV.

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The Home Depot buys the top: Media Monitors

The DIY store bought the most radio time in Toronto for the week of June 27 to July 3.