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Amanda Dorenberg to take the reins at COMMB

Current president Rosanne Caron will retire at the end of 2020.

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YouTube experiments with ecommerce

A new Shopify integration is being tested to create a seamless sell-through experience for the platform.

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Postmedia’s revenue still down more than 25%

Print advertising revenue was the most impacted, but circulation and digital were down as well.

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Toronto’s Bike Share gets a media partner in Astral

The deal includes 400 ad faces, which are exposed to more than 2.4 million rides annually.

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ICYMI: CBC’s new comedy gets deep on identity

Plus, a Toronto Star cartoon prompts calls for an apology, and RECMA releases a new ranking.

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Walmart Canada creates a limited Canadian edition of Supermarket Sweep

Although the upcoming reboot is U.S.-based, the retailer found a way to deliver a homegrown twist.

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Global sets the return date for its fall favourites

The network’s Wednesday night looks a little different now, as NCIS and its spin-offs make a return.

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OMD team takes top honours for Young Lions Media

Teams from Initiative and OMG Montreal also medalled at this year’s Canadian Young Lions competition, presented by The Globe and Mail.

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Publicis Groupe slows its declines in Q3

The holding company is confident about its resilience, thanks to capturing business from client shifts to digital media, ecommerce and DTC.

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Streaming is set to become even more dominant: report

Intelligence firm eMarketer added an extra half-million digital video viewers in Canada to this year’s estimates.

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Cineplex “flexes” new place-based AI solution

The desire to create more contextual ads in-store based on both first- and third-party data drove the development.

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SNL premiere draws record viewers, but Masked Singer prevails: Numeris

An historic SNL showing and a breakout week for The Masked Singer had viewers singing TV’s good graces.

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Mindshare global CEO is out

Nick Emery has been ousted following what management calls “a clear breach of the company’s code of conduct.”

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Axel Dumont takes on a national role as Cossette Media president

As the agency experiences new growth, V7 Media’s Joseph Leon will focus more on high-level duties.

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RBC Training Ground finds a new media partner

Content will roll out across Bell Media properties including TSN, etalk, Crave and others.