Articles Tagged ‘Metro’

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Torstar lays off 21 at StarMetro

Some services will be moved to north Toronto and Hamilton, although the size of those operations has yet to be determined.

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Torstar courts national advertisers with Metro rebrand

Metro’s free daily newspapers in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Halifax will soon be known as StarMetro.

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Metro dives into custom content

The grocer has issued different “magazines” throughout the seasons, tailoring it to specific food trends throughout the year.

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CCAB report shows drops at most dailies

All of the country’s paid dailies save for Le Journal de Quebec saw reductions in circulation, with the biggest drop coming from the Toronto Star.

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More Transcontinental titles up for sale

A total of 93 newspapers have been put up for sale, mostly from Quebec.

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Anne debut pulls in 815K for CBC

The revamped version targeted multiple generations with a launch campaign that included new uses of Snapchat for the pubcaster.

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ICYMI: Torstar chief’s plea to MPs, Molson Coors begins agency review

In case you missed it: John Honderich’s speech to Canadian Heritage, Molson Coors’ agency RFP and CF Eaton Centre’s new digital board(s).

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Journal de Montreal sole paid pub to see circ gains

The Toronto Star has seen significant declines in circulation, according to data released by CCAB for the first quarter of 2016.

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Dairy Farmers of Canada brings its product to the streets

The national organization has partnered with Metro to create street-side milk cartons as part of its latest campaign.

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Circ drops continue to plague paid news outlets

Almost all paid-news pubs saw declines in average circulation while free dailies registered increases across Canada, according to the latest CCAB report.

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Metro inks deal with Montreal’s transit authority

TC Media has entered into a five-year contract with the Societe de transport de Montreal to exclusively distribute the newspaper to commuters riding its trains.

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Metro’s ‘Trend Report’ a fusion of fashion and food

In partnership with Flare magazine, the Canadian grocer’s new custom pub links the disparate worlds of fashion and food using a local approach.

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Print ad slide contributes to Torstar revenue drop

Execs announced a majority investment in a digital company as continuing declines in print advertising hurt the media co’s Q2 revenue.

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Metro moves to plan B following contract loss

Publisher Greg Lutes on how the company will be getting papers into the hands of GTA residents now that its 15-year partnership with Gateway Newstand is over.

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24 Hrs expands Toronto footprint

The free daily has signed with Gateway Newstands to be distributed at TTC and GO locations in the GTA.