Research

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Vividata strikes new partnership for greater granularity

The partnership allows users to get down to the six-digit postal code when it comes to consumer behaviour.

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Sunwing flies high: Media Monitors

Airliner spends big in radio the week of Black Friday, along with with a handful of retailers

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What’s the state of Canadian programmatic?

Private marketplace trading is healthier in Canada than the U.S., but according to eMarketer, local video inventory is low.

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Programmatic guarantee buys on the rise: study

Zenith’s report shows that most digital media is now traded programmatically, and new ways to buy play a big part in the Canadian market.

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Viewership grows for The Good Doctor: Numeris

CFL action in Calgary and Edmonton holds steady leading up to The Grey Cup, while Alerte Amber continues to dominate in Quebec.

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Nissan keeps its lead: Media Monitors

BMO spends big in Toronto while Crave remains at the top in Montreal.

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Are marketers ready to invest in voice search advertising?

Warc’s Global Ad Trends report finds search ad spend has stalled as marketers are slow to embrace certain ad technologies.

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Ad opportunities are big in mobile gaming, but are they effective?

A new study by Walnut Unlimited shows that reward videos are the most common type of ad developed. But the jury’s still out on which formats are worth the spend.

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Snapchat’s userbase predicted to grow by 14%

eMarketer data projects continued growth for the platform through 2023, with some of that coming from the 35 to 64 group.

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The Good Doctor returns: Numeris

Reality series’ continue to draw viewers as well as CFL and NHL action in the western markets.

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Nissan rises back to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industries dominate the airwaves in both Toronto and Montreal as Crave and The Home Depot make headway on the charts.

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Community news reach decreasing with older generations: study

However, according to Vividata, the influence from community news ads when it comes to purchasing may be on the rise.

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TV and digital outpacing print news: study

TV and digital outlets top sources for Anglophones, 20% of whom consider themselves news enthusiasts.

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Survivor takes the week: Numeris

‘Hockey Night In Canada’ draws viewers in Toronto/Hamilton while ‘The Conners’ debuts on the charts for the first time this season, in Montreal.

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Internet expected to drive beauty ad spend

After two years of decline in print and magazine beauty ad spend, Zenith predicts e-commerce and digital platforms like Instagram will bring back ad dollars.