Articles Tagged ‘radio’

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Ford cruises to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry once again dominated as Toronto’s biggest category buyer, while the TV category was back on top in Montreal.

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Fido takes the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

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Acura Dealers drive to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

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Jim Pattison Group rebrands Q103 in Kelowna

The adult contemporary and top-40 station has pivoted to the 70s and 80s, targeting adults on the older side of the 25-to-54 demographic.

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Air Canada stays on top: Media Monitors

The airline bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the second week in a row.

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Air Canada lands at the top: Media Monitors

Although Air Canada purchased the most radio spots, the highest category buyers in Toronto were car and truck dealer associations.

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Go Transit pulls in at the top: Media Monitors

Although the regional transit service bought the most time for radio ads in Toronto for the week of Aug. 7 to 13, the biggest category buyer was the trucks, cars and auto dealership categories.

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Local radio ad sales see steepest decline in five years: report

At the same time, national sales saw an increase, but the growth rate is slowing for that revenue.

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Streaming music services growing in popularity: study

Plus, despite the global reach of online radio, listeners still prefer local content.

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CRTC grants five new licenses for Indigenous communities

Following the launch of the new stations, the CRTC will initiate a review of its current Indigenous radio policy.

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As alternative services gain popularity, radio remains dominant: study

The market penetration of both online radio and traditional receives have held steady over the past few years – but the heaviest consumers aren’t exclusive to one platform.

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Corus Radio freshens up rebranded Barrie station with new host

Melanie Martin will join Big101.1 FM as its morning host as Corus finds its footing with the classic rock station.

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Streaming is on the rise, but radio remains king: study

Nielsen Canada’s new Music 360 report found that radio rules in terms of time spent and overall penetration – but streaming services are on the rise, especially with millennials.

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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.