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How do Canadians feel about flyers in 2020?

Some flyers have been discontinued during the pandemic – but was it the right choice?

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Yellow Pages’ downward revenue trend continues

The company has also decreased its headcount to cope with COVID pressures, but will have an increased staff count next quarter.

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NordStar agrees to acquire Torstar at higher price

Following a second proposal, NordStar has upped its pledged payment to $0.72 per share.

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A second proposal emerges in potential Torstar sale

The offer is not a formal bid, and Torstar’s board continues to recommend that shareholders vote in favour of NordStar’s offer from May.

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Postmedia revenue drops 28.4%, company lifts salary rollback early

Cost-saving initiatives helped Postmedia mitigate loss this quarter, but year-to-date revenue is still down nearly 15%.

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New Novus unit puts the focus on local

The specialty shop will allow Canadian clients to buy U.S. media on a local level, while U.S. clients will be assisted in navigating Canadian local media.

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Postmedia creates marketing grant as part of ‘re-opening’ strategy

Marketing grants and matching programs are aimed at helping smaller businesses get back on their feet.

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St. Joseph merges magazine divisions, ups Ken Hunt

The new president and publisher says the company has a much more national focus now, a stark contrast to its “Toronto-centric” roots.

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Finding the North Star: A conversation with John Boynton

The Torstar CEO opens up about the company’s possible new direction in the hours following its acquisition announcement.

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Postmedia announces further layoffs

Approximately 40 unionized positions from Unifor and CWA Canada have been cut.

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How Le Devoir has remained in the black, even amidst COVID

While advertising has been decreasing in the last four months, subscription revenue and donations have played a crucial part in the business model.

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Print ad revenue down 16.5% at Postmedia

The company could benefit from the Federal Government’s wage subsidy for up to $15 million.

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Print ad revenue for Daily Brands drops 45% at Torstar

Revenues took a pounding across every segment, although digital subscribers were boosted.

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Study shows newspaper brands reaching fewer Canadians

Most readers consume their content across multiple platforms, but overall reach is declining very gradually.

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Postmedia pulls the plug on 15 community papers

Publications from Selkirk, Windsor-Essex and Napanee (pictured) will shutter.