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Rogers spending more promoting Christmas radio

The all-Christmas, all-day strategy has paid off for CHFI, giving it a wide lead over competitors in January.

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Ford cruises to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry once again dominated as Toronto’s biggest category buyer, while the TV category was back on top in Montreal.

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iHeartRadio names new content, marketing lead

Taylor Jukes takes on a new role overseeing marketing and original content.

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CRTC report shows audiences declining across TV, radio

The updated info in the Communications Monitoring Report shows online TV viewing is on the rise.

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Newcap updates The Move to fill a hip hop gap

Streaming data showed a gap in Toronto’s hip hop radio market that Newcap aims to fill with Kendrick Lamar, Daniel Caesar and more artists young listeners crave.

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Fido takes the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

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ICYMI: CTV partners with iHeartRadio for The Launch

Plus, Santa Claus Parade marks seven years on CTV and Creative Artist Agency launches new studio.

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Acura Dealers drive to the top: Media Monitors

The auto industry remains dominant in Toronto, while CTV goes big in Montreal.

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First Peoples Radio stations to launch in Ontario

As Indigenous reconciliation enters the national conversation, APTN’s affiliate readies its Indigenous variety format for Toronto and Ottawa.

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Jim Pattison Group rebrands Q103 in Kelowna

The adult contemporary and top-40 station has pivoted to the 70s and 80s, targeting adults on the older side of the 25-to-54 demographic.

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Air Canada stays on top: Media Monitors

The airline bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the second week in a row.

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ICYMI: CTV to air ad-free Tragically Hip doc tonight

Plus, a new kids’ content deal at Corus and Rogers’ Kiss Radio gets interactive in B.C.

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Rogers posts increased revenues, profits in Q3

Profits and revenues go up as losses on the media side were offset by growth in its wireless and cable businesses.

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TV and radio ad revenues down for Corus in Q4

Development of the company’s VOD and audience segmentation efforts will be key priorities in 2018.

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Air Canada lands at the top: Media Monitors

Although Air Canada purchased the most radio spots, the highest category buyers in Toronto were car and truck dealer associations.