Press Releases

New Version of ShopWise app Helps Canadians Save More This Holiday Season

Montreal (Quebec), November 19, 2013 – With wallets typically stretched around this time of year, Yellow Pages Group, a leading digital media and marketing solutions company, has launched a new version of the ShopWise app, a redesigned and rethought version of its flagship deals and shopping app. Entirely made in Canada for Canadians, it’s the first app to provide access to digital versions of flyers and shopping circulars from major retail chains across Canada. The new ShopWise helps Canadians shop more efficiently by locating thousands of deals and retail bargains wherever they are in the country.

Yellow Media Limited Announces Realignment of Workforce to Better Support Ongoing Digital Transformation

Montreal (Quebec), November 12, 2013 – Yellow Media announced today a 10 percent reduction in its overall workforce resulting from the realignment of the Company’s cost structure in order to accelerate its transformation and continue growing digital revenues.

Yellow Media Limited Reports Third-Quarter 2013 Financial Results

  • Q3 2013 digital revenues grow 10% year-over-year to reach $102 million, representing 43% of total revenues
  • Company reports Q3 2013 free cash flow of $64.3 million and basic earnings per share of $1.51
  • Company reduces debt by $35 million and anticipates making a $92 million principal mandatory redemption on December 2, 2013

Montreal (Quebec), November 5, 2013 — Yellow Media Limited (TSX: Y) (the “Company”) released its operational and financial results today for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013.  The Company continues to invest in its digital transformation, providing advertisers with the right value, products, customer experience and ...

Yellow Media Announces 2013 Third Quarter Results Release Date

Conference Call at 1 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Montreal (Quebec), October 29, 2013 – Yellow Media announces that it will issue its 2013 third quarter results, for the period covering July 1 to September 30, 2013 on November 5, 2013. A conference call will be held on the same day at 1:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss the results.

Yellow Pages Group Launches SHOP THE NEIGHBOURHOOD, a Local Shopping Campaign in the GTA to Support Small Businesses

Toronto (Ontario), October 21, 2013 – With a century-long legacy of working with local businesses in Canada’s communities coast to coast, Yellow Pages Group (YPG), a leading digital media and marketing solutions company, is launching Shop The Neighbourhood in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), an initiative to encourage local shopping and promote support for local businesses.

Yellow Media Limited Announces Appointment of New President and CEO

Montreal (Quebec), October 21, 2013 – Yellow Media Limited (TSX: Y) announced today the appointment of Julien Billot as President and CEO effective January 1, 2014.

Yellow Pages Group Launches Shop The Neighbourhood Encouraging Local Shopping in Support of Canada’s Small Businesses

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Toronto (Ontario), October 15, 2013 – With a century-long legacy of working with local businesses in Canada’s communities coast to coast, Yellow Pages Group is launching a new event and awareness initiative in the GTA called Shop The Neighbourhood , to encourage local shopping and promote support for local businesses. Consumers will be asked to "Shop The Neighbourhood" on November 30, 2013 - a weekend when historically Canadians flood south of the border to take advantage of Black Friday deals or online for Cyber Monday bargains.

Yellow Media Limited Announces Exercise of Option to Redeem $27 Million of Senior Secured Notes

Montreal (Quebec), September 26, 2013 – Yellow Media Limited announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, YPG Financing Inc. (the "Corporation"), will exercise its option to redeem $27 million aggregate principal amount (the “Redemption”) of its 9.25% senior secured notes due November 30, 2018 (the "Notes") on the following terms:

Yellow Pages Group Helps Canadians Save Money on Gas with Mobile App Upgrade

Montreal (Quebec), September 18, 2013 – With gas prices seemingly going nowhere but up, Canadians are always on the lookout for new ways to save money at the pump. Yellow Pages Group (YPG), a leading provider of digital and traditional local search services , launched today a new real time gas pricing and comparison feature in an updated version of its flagship Yellow Pages mobile app.

Yellow Pages Group Announces Appointment of New President of its Mediative Division

Montreal (Quebec), September 17, 2013 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) announced today the appointment of Darby Sieben as President of Mediative, the digital marketing and digital product incubator division of YPG, effective immediately.