Press Releases

Yellow Media Receives Final Court Approval for its Recapitalization

Montreal (Quebec), December 14, 2012 — Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announced today that the Québec Superior Court (the "Court") has issued its final order and approved the Company's proposed recapitalization (the "Recapitalization"). The Court declared that the Recapitalization is fair and reasonable to the holders of securities subject to the plan of arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act.

Yellow Media Reaches Settlement with its Lenders and Amends Proposed Recapitalization

  • Settlement with bank lenders clears the way for implementation of proposed recapitalization
  • Recapitalization now expected to be implemented on December 20, 2012
  • Alignment of balance sheet and business strategy to allow Yellow Media to fully focus on digital transformation

Montreal (Quebec), December 10, 2012 — Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announced today that it reached a settlement with the lenders under its senior unsecured credit facility who were opposing the Company's proposed recapitalization (the "Recapitalization"). Pursuant to the settlement, such lenders agreed to notify the Québec Superior Court (the "Court") that they do not object to the implementation of ...

Yellow Pages Group Takes Home 2012 Digi Award For “Best in Digital Advertising”

Recognized for user engagement and digital advertising excellence

Montreal (Quebec), December 6, 2012 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG), a leading multimedia and marketing solutions company, was awarded “Best in Digital Advertising” at the 2012 Digi Awards for its Scratch ‘N Win mobile lottery contest, which promoted the deals feature on the YellowPages.ca™ mobile app . Entrants in the category had to demonstrate excellence in the creation, delivery and execution of integrated digital advertising campaigns.

Yellow Pages Group Reminds Ottawa Residents of Directory Opt-Out Program

Encourages Residents Not Using Print to Remove Their Address from the Distribution List

Ottawa (Ontario), November 26, 2012 – As Yellow Pages Group (YPG), Canada’s leading media and marketing solutions company, continues to expand and grow its digital media offerings, the company is committed to providing people with choice around its traditional print directory offerings. Ottawa residents who prefer not to receive the print directory can remove their address from the delivery list by completing the form at corporate.yp.ca/delivery or by calling 1 800 268-5637.

Yellow Pages Group and Yahoo! Canada Partner to Give Canadians an Enhanced Local Search Experience

Montreal and Toronto, November 23, 2012 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) and Yahoo! Canada today announced they have expanded their six-year partnership to provide Yahoo! Canada users with an enhanced local search experience.

ShopWise Offers an Even More Comprehensive Mobile Shopping Experience with Update to App for iPhone & iPod Touch

The latest release of ShopWise launched today includes a catalogue of over seven million products plus a list of some 600 local and national retailers

Montreal (Quebec), November 22, 2012 – Yellow Pages Group announced today the launch of a new release of its mobile shopping app for iPhone and iPod touch, ShopWise . Available immediately in English and French , ShopWise is extending its content offer and introducing new functionalities as well as an enhanced design. With the latest version, users can select deals and save them in Passbook for future use.

Yellow Pages Group Announces Organizational Changes as Transformation to Digital Company Accelerates

Montreal (Quebec), November 20, 2012 – As part of its ongoing transformation into a digital media and marketing company, Yellow Pages Group (YPG) announced today organizational changes aimed at realigning its workforce to better fit the company’s needs as it accelerates its business shift.

Yellow Pages Group Reminds Vancouver Residents of Directory Opt-Out Program

Encourages Residents Not Using Print to Remove Their Address from the Distribution List

Vancouver (British Columbia), November 13, 2012 – As Yellow Pages Group (YPG), Canada’s leading media and marketing solutions company, continues to expand and grow its digital media offerings, the company is committed to providing people with choice around its traditional print directory offerings. Vancouver residents who prefer not to receive the print directory can remove their address from the delivery list by completing the form at corporate.yp.ca/vancouver or by calling 1 800 268-5637.

Shoptoit and Yellow Pages Group Join Forces to Offer the Experience of Next-Generation Mobile Shopping

Shoptoit Platform to Be Integrated into the ShopWise Application

Montreal and Calgary, November 12, 2012 – Shoptoit and Yellow Pages Group announced today that the Shoptoit application programming interface (API) will be integrated into the ShopWise mobile application published by Yellow Pages Group. This integration will give ShopWise users an unparalleled mobile shopping experience since, in addition to the discounts already available with the application, they will now have access to the Shoptoit product catalogue, one of the most comprehensive in Canada.

Yellow Media Inc. Reports Third-Quarter 2012 Financial Results

  • Company receives approval from the requisite majority of its debtholders and shareholders on the proposed recapitalization
  • Court hearing for the final approval of the proposed recapitalization ended on October 23, 2012; decision from the Quebec Superior Court is pending
  • Continued progress on Yellow Pages 360° Solution, with digital revenues now representing over 34% of total revenues

Montreal (Quebec), November 6, 2012 — Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) released its financial results today for the third quarter ending September 30, 2012, and provided an update on its proposed recapitalization (the “Recapitalization”). On July 23, 2012, the Company proposed a recapitalization transaction aimed ...