Articles Tagged ‘Torstar’

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John Boynton named CEO of Torstar

The former Aimia and Rogers Communications chief marketer will take the reigns from David Holland in March.

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Torstar posts improvements in Q4

Revenues from print advertising and subscribers continue to slide, but the media co ended 2016 with a net income rather than a loss.

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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.

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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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Toronto Star to give readers a caffeine jolt

Headline Coffee is the first of what’s expected to be more new startups from the media co as it seeks new revenue streams.

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ICYMI: Tarzan Dan to headline Q107; TorStar’s new food pub

In case you missed it: Q107 hires Dan Freeman to host its afternoon drive show; TorStar’s content division launches new pub and Viceland announces its fall premiere dates with some Cancon additions.

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Soft national ad market pushes up losses at TorStar

The publisher’s Q2 report shows a net operating loss of $24.3 million, with print ad revenue declining by 16.9%.

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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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The Star launches redesigned website

As part of its overall digital transformation, the Toronto publication has introduced a mobile-friendly site.

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TorStar reports increased Q1 losses

Falling ad revenues, increased digital investment and restructuring costs were responsible for ballooning quarterly losses.

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Paid, non-paid dailies see continued circ drops: CCAB

The audit bureau’s annual report covering 40 member titles charts continuing declines across the country.

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VerticalScope boosts Torstar digital, but print slide continues

Executives detail new Star Touch numbers on the fourth-quarter call, which also discussed drops in print ad and flyer revenues and digital gains.

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Torstar to close Vaughan printing plant

The closure of the business, which will result in the loss of over 200 full-time jobs, follows the announcement of a deal with Transcontinental.

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Metroland Media resumes internal cull

The Torstar division is going through a second round of voluntary buyouts due to a continuing slide in advertising revenue.

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Torstar revenue continues slide

Print and subscription drops hurt the media co’s third quarter, as David Holland talks numbers for Star Touch.