Articles Tagged ‘Torstar’

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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.

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On Postmedia’s print shakeup: “This is not palliative care”

Company president Andrew MacLeod said there is a light at the end of the tunnel, but Postmedia needs to shed weight to get there.

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Postmedia and Torstar to swap and shutter papers

More than 30 community and commuter newspapers, including 24 Hours, were traded between the two companies in a non-cash transaction.

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Ad revenue decline leads to Q3 loss for Torstar

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

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Torstar names Claude Galipeau CRO

The former Yahoo Canada country manager will lead and manage client revenue.

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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.

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Star Touch to shutter next month

After missing reader and advertiser goals, Torstar will shutter its tablet app at the end of July.

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Media leaders react to Heritage Committee recommendations

Bob Cox, Paul Godfrey and John Honderich on what the government’s role should be, whether or not the CBC makes a dent in their online ad revenue and how likely the report’s proposals are to be adopted.

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Metroland Media unveils web rebrand

The site is now optimized for mobile with a focus on story pages as the “new homepage” of local news sites.

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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.