Press Releases

Yellow Pages App Wins “Best in Mobile” at the Digi Awards

Montreal (Quebec), December 9, 2011 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) has received another distinction in the context of its digital transformation by winning the coveted ‘Best in Mobile’ award at the 2011 Digi Awards for location-based services with its Yellow Pages™ mobile application.  Since its re-launch in August 2011, the award-winning application has been downloaded close to an additional 420,000 times – boasting a massive 2.5 million downloads in total since its conception – and continues to top rank among productivity applications in the app store.

Yellow Pages 360º Solution Website Wins Grand Prize at the Boomerang Awards

Montreal (Quebec), December 6, 2011 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) has received yet another distinction highlighting its ongoing digital transformation by winning the grand prize at the Boomerang Awards for best business to business website for a large corporation. This is the second year in a row that the Company wins this prestigious award for its advertisers’ website. Launched in February 2011 right after the introduction of its Yellow Pages™ 360º Solution, this award-winning website assists Canadian businesses with their overall marketing needs by providing a comprehensive and integrated multiplatform solution in a simple, direct and interactive way.

RedFlagDeals.com Revamps Its Site and Mobile App While Offering One of The Largest Deal Inventory for Savvy Canadians

Toronto (Ontario), November 21, 2011 RedFlagDeals.com™ , Canada’s number one destination to find  online deals  and shopping tools celebrates 11 years of success and kicks off the Holiday shopping season with a brand new site redesign, a new image and revamped mobile application showcasing one of the largest deals database in Canada. The newly redesigned website, which attracts over 1.5 million monthly visitors and approximately 4 million shoppers for the Holiday season, is faster to navigate, more streamlined and efficient for an enhanced shopping experience. In addition, its iPhone mobile app has now been completely overhauled for an ...

YellowPages.ca Launches New Deals Feature on Its Site and Mobile App to Help Canadians Get More Value While Looking for a Local Business

Yellow Pages Group kicks-off its new deals offering with a television campaign showcasing the availability of deals on-the-go for business searches

Toronto (Ontario) November 21, 2011 YellowPages.ca™ launches an innovative deals feature that redefines local search by offering timely and relevant deals linked directly to business search results on the YellowPages.ca website and its popular mobile application. This new deals feature will become Canadians’ best ally for the Holiday shopping season since deals can be easily found with each business search on the YellowPages.ca website, its mobile app and on the mobile version of the website.

Deal of the Day’s Group-Buying Service Expands its Offering to Laval and the Montreal South Shore with Targeted Deals

After enabling over $37 million of savings to date, RedFlagDeals.com’s group-buying service  is now available in Laval and the Montreal South shore with unbeatable local deals

Montreal (Quebec), November 18, 2011 – Following the success experienced in Montreal, Laval and Montreal’s South region can now also to reap the benefits of very local deals with Deal of the Day ( www.dealoftheday.ca ), RedFlagDeals.com ’s group buying service powered by Yellow Pages Group. Residents from Laval and the Montreal South shore can now save up 50% to 90% on various products and local services. To date, Canadians have ...

Yellow Pages Group’s Marketprofiler Free Online Tool Wins Bronze Award from the Relationship Marketing Association

Montreal (Quebec), November 16, 2011 – Yellow Pages Group received another recognition in the context of its digital transformation from Print to Online by winning a bronze award from the Relationship Marketing Association for its MarketProfiler™ online tool. With this coveted award, the Relationship Marketing Association recognizes innovative projects in relationship marketing. As a free online tool designed to help small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) assess their online performance and gather valuable data on market trends and consumer behaviour, MarketProfiler was featured in the communications, public and other services category.

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

Opt-out period for 2012 distribution of Yellow Pages™ directory in Vancouver closing on December 9, 2011

Vancouver (BC), November 16, 2011 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) reminds Vancouver residents that they have until Friday, December 9, 2011 to opt-out of receiving their 2012 Yellow Pages print directory, to be distributed beginning in January 2012 in the Vancouver area. In order to ensure that the Yellow Pages™ directory is delivered only to those who wish to receive them, Yellow Pages Group encourages Canadians who do not wish to receive the directory at their homes to opt-out of the delivery list through Yellow ...

Yellow Media Inc. Announces the Divestiture of LesPAC

Montreal (Quebec), November 14, 2011 – Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announces that it has sold the assets of LesPAC Inc. to Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. for a purchase price of $72.5 million. The transaction is effective immediately.

New ShopWise iPhone App Innovates By Helping Canadians Find Deals Around Them With The Largest Deals Inventory In Canada

Toronto (Ontario), Nov 10, 2011 – Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Yellow Pages Group (YPG) launches ShopWise, a new mobile app for iPhone that pinpoints the hottest deals on products and services nearby a given location. ShopWise will help Canadians shop smarter and save time and money by allowing them to benefit from deals around them using the largest deals database in Canada. ShopWise’s unparalleled deals inventory gets thousands of new deals weekly from major retails chain stores to small, local boutiques. This shopping application complements other mobile applications within the Yellow Pages Group network, which are ...

Yellow Media Inc. Announces the Declaration of the Quarterly Dividend on the First Preferred Shares Series 1, 2, 3 and 5

Montreal (Quebec), November 3, 2011 – Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announced today the approval of the following payments: