Radio

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Toronto and Montreal see radio rebounds

Both cities saw increases from government and unions, home and hardware stores and more.

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Corus Radio makes a splash in Manitoba with new sports deal

The Winnipeg Jets have a new exclusive radio broadcaster, along with their AHL affiliate.

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Auto slows on Toronto radio, Montreal sees government uptick

Sleep Country made the biggest order in Toronto, but other brands in the cities had a sleepy week for different reasons.

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Categories slowly return to radio; hotels and furniture show promise

Data from NLogic shows that rebounds haven’t been as clear-cut as on TV.

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CBC appoints new regional managing directors

The two positions will focus on the creation and development of programming for local TV and radio.

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Toyota and Shoppers top the Media Monitors radio charts

There were bigger radio buys in Toronto, with the top-seven advertisers each purchasing more than 1,000 ads.

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The biggest difference between pre-COVID radio listening and now

Is the morning drive show a thing of the past?

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What categories drove a surge in radio buying?

Turns out, there’s been activity pretty much across the board – in both Toronto and Montreal.

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How WFH life affects media consumption

More TV is being consumed during the day, while talk radio and podcasts are fighting an uphill battle.

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Which radio stations made gains during lockdown?

Bray & Partners’ David Bray provides the latest look at the major markets’ PPM ratings.

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Bedding, food and furniture take off on radio in Toronto: Media Monitors

Meanwhile, in Montreal, department stores, home furnishings and cable began to rise back up.

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Teachers out-spend Ontario gov on radio in Toronto: Media Monitors

Meanwhile, auto sectors and QSRs saw big boosts, while finance slipped.

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Creative fares better than media in Q2 for WPP

A 15.1% drop puts the holding co. somewhere in the middle when it comes to performance among the major networks.

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CAB releases additional details on the dire situation of broadcasting

Beyond a possible 50 private stations closing this year, another 100 to 150 could close next year without assistance.

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What radio categories have come back in Montreal?

Government and unions have given radio a boost, but some categories – like restaurants and night clubs – are largely absent.