Articles Tagged ‘Torstar’

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ICYMI: Torstar names new SVP, Spacing creates a podcast

Plus, Amazon has brought its connected devices to Canada.

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ICYMI: The Star paywall goes back up

Plus, CBC says goodbye to ‘fake news’ with the cancellation of This is That.

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Torstar purchases iPolitics

The site will continue to operate independently, while also providing content for the Star’s digital platform and daily papers.

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VerticalScope acquires RedFlagDeals.com from Yellow Pages

The Torstar-owned digital media company gets a community of deal hunters for $12 million.

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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, WSJ partnership vies for new audiences

The partnership launched June 12, with future plans for a digital subscription offering through Torstar.

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Irene Gentle on steering through tumultuous times

The new editor-in-chief of the Toronto Star thinks it’s time to “look more to the people” rather than trying to buck ad trends.

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Inside Torstar’s Wall Street Journal partnership

CEO John Boynton says he wants the Star to be seen as a major business player among affluent Canadians.

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Torstar announces subscription model following Q1 loss

The Canadian media company made the announcement alongside its first quarter report Wednesday.

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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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Michael Cooke exits The Star

The editor-in-chief will step down in June.

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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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Digital tax credit and cost reductions help Torstar in Q4

Advertising revenues were still soft across most segments.

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Torstar trims costs to offset ad declines

Full-time staff will see a reduction to their travel, freelance and periodical budgets, and internships are ending.

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John Boynton finalizes Torstar’s new exec team

Anna Marie Menezes’ new customer lifecycle position caps a year of change in the media company’s corner offices.