Articles Tagged ‘Metroland Media Group’

Paul Godfrey Postmedia

Postmedia, Torstar investigated for ‘anti-competitive conduct’

A warrant was served at Postmedia’s Toronto office Monday as its 41-newspaper deal goes under the microscope.

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Ad revenue decline leads to Q3 loss for Torstar

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


Print continues to hamper Torstar in Q2

Revenues from Vertical Scope and other digital ventures increased, but soft national advertising sales contributed to a 19% decrease in revenue.


Q1 sees 110 jobs cut and $24.4 million loss for Torstar

The quarter saw revenues decline in both print and digital advertising, particularly from national advertisers.

Lisa Orpen

Metroland ups Lisa Orpen to national sales VP

As the media company emerges from a challenging 2016, the focus is now on creating multi-platform solutions for advertisers to reach more targeted audiences.

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Printing plant sale leads to positive quarter for Torstar

Declining ad revenue was offset by cost reductions and the sale of its printing plant.


Metroland takes classifieds mobile, yo

Its new classifieds app, Tradyo, is targeting a millennial audience in a bid to battle category incumbents.


Torstar first quarter revenue down 6.6%

Growth in distribution was not enough to offset declines in print advertising revenue for the Toronto Star parent company.