Radio

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Spotify gets one step closer to radio with Anchor

The new innovation combines traditional talk formats, music and (naturally, for Spotify) plenty of user data.

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Auto remains hot in Toronto and Montreal: Media Monitors

Finance, QSR and professional services saw consistent lifts as well.

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Tony Chapman, RBC head to Bell Media radio

The goal of the new national radio show is to extend a positive message to Canadians by sharing real stories.

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Tumbling ad revenue hits Corus Entertainment’s financial results

TV revenue for the most recent quarter fell 13% to $299.1 million as advertising revenue plummeted by 25%.

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Auto zooms back with a vengeance on Toronto radio: Media Monitors

Th category also continued to climb in Montreal, but government remained on top.

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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.