Radio

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Radio One takes Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary: Numeris PPM

Most adult contemporary stations with all-Christmas strategies didn’t carry that momentum into the New Year.

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Stingray sees a major revenue boost in Q4

The company saw 113% growth in revenues year-over-year, with 246% growth in Canada.

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QUB radio makes Quebec Nissan dealer media partner

Quebec auto dealer to have in-show mentions, studio signage and logo integration across QUB radio platforms.

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Domestic auto industry on the rise: Media Monitors

Nissan rose in Toronto radio market, while Bell Internet-TV made a big purchase in Montreal.

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ICYMI: TLN presents Italian film fest, Corner Gas Animated returns

Plus, veteran broadcaster Anna Maria Tremonti leaves The Current after nearly two decades to produce, host original CBC podcasts

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Bell Media merges country radio brands

The re-branding will see a new name and look given to 13 local stations across the country.

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RBC grabs top spot from BMO: Media Monitors

Financial services were the biggest buying category in Toronto.

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ICYMI: Sportsnet adds OTT day pass, Canada’s Worst Driver cancelled

Plus, CBC digs beyond business headlines in new radio show produced out of Calgary.

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Digital audio growing among Canadians, despite problematic data plans

Smart speakers and podcasts are driving home listening, but radio remains king of the car.

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Numeris makes a move for global audience measurement

Four organizations are behind The Global Alliance for the Measurement of Media Audiences, representing 15% of worldwide ad spend.

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BMO decreases its buy count, remains top buyer: Media Monitors

Financial institutions and the auto industry remain relatively unmoved, despite fewer ad buys in both Toronto and Montreal markets.

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BMO back on top: Media Monitors

Auto industry, both foreign and domestic, continue to top buying categories in both Toronto and Montreal.

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ICYMI: Facebook updates ad policies, FEPE International rebrands

Plus, Stingray Radio Inc. enters the Welland radio market with the purchase of Giant FM and Country 89.

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RBC pushes to the top: Media Monitors

Finance dominated Toronto, but restaurants and night clubs were still the biggest buyers in Montreal.

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Nielsen extends music measurement in Canada

Playback information can help fuel buyers’ plans, says VP Paul Shaver.