Press Releases

Autos.ca Survey Reveals Canadians’ Favourite “Fuel-efficient” Driving and Lifestyle Habits to Combat Rising Gas Prices

Montreal (Québec), April 19, 2011 – Soaring gas prices are burning a hole in the wallets of Canadian drivers and motivating them to pay more attention to proven gas-saving lifestyle or driving habits. According to a Canadian omnibus survey conducted on behalf of Autos.ca , the ultimate online destination for automotive information and advice on making smart car purchase decisions, only drivers in Manitoba and Saskatchewan don’t intend to modify their driving habits to save on gas consumption.

Yellow Pages Group Extends Directory Opt-Out Program Period to Five Years

Company continues commitment to user choice

Montreal (Quebec), April 18, 2011 – As part of its ongoing commitment to provide users with choice regarding its search products, Yellow Pages Group (YPG) announced today the extension of its print directory opt-out period from two years to five years.

Yellow Media Inc. Announces April 2011 Dividend

Montreal (Quebec), April 15, 2011 – Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announced today the approval of its dividend for the month of April 2011 on the Corporation’s outstanding common shares.

Residential Phone Directory - Commonly Called “White Pages” – Now Available Only Upon Request in Winnipeg

Montreal (Quebec), April 14, 2011 — Winnipeg residential phone directories, entirely devoted to personal phone number lookups, are now available only upon request as of this year. Yellow Pages Group (YPG), Canada’s leading performance media and marketing solutions company, reached this decision in accordance with changing user habits around the way people look for residential phone numbers.

TRADER Corporation Partners with Bignition to Offer the Most Comprehensive Car Inventory in Canada

Exclusive partnership will enable Canadian automotive dealers to use the Tnetwork tool to save time and money by buying, selling and trading vehicles with each other

Montreal (Quebec), April 14, 2011 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading destination for new and used cars, launches Tnetwork as part of an exclusive partnership with Bignition, a Dealer Inventory Network (DIN) designed for automobile dealers. Tnetwork combines the Bignition DIN and the TRADER Corporation vehicle database to enable automobile dealers to quickly and easily buy, sell and trade vehicles with each other.

Canada’s TRADER Corporation Partners with vAuto

Exclusive partnership helps Canadian automotive dealers to improve their used car inventory management with vAuto’s award-winning online Live Market View

Montreal (Quebec) & Oak Brook, IL, April 5, 2011 – TRADER Corporation, Canada’s leading destination for new and used vehicles, has launched Toptimizer as part of an exclusive partnership with vAuto, the U.S. industry leader in used vehicle inventory management. Canadian automotive dealers can now benefit from vAuto’s award-winning online Live Market View, which provides valuable information through its analysis of used vehicle markets with up-to-the minute data. Toptimizer is based on vAuto’s online Live Market View ...

Yellow Pages Group Reminds St. John’s Residents of Print Opt-Out Program

Opt-out period for 2011 distribution of Yellow Pages™ directory in St. John’s
closing on April 22, 2011

St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador), March 29, 2011 Yellow Pages Group (YPG) is reminding St. John’s residents that they have until Friday, April 22, 2011 to opt-out of receiving their 2011 Yellow Pages print directory, to be distributed beginning in June in the St. John’s area. Through Yellow Pages Group’s Custom Delivery Program , residents can easily remove their names from the print directory delivery list.

MEDIA ADVISORY - Free Parking In Downtown Vancouver Courtesy Of Autos.Ca

Vancouver (British Columbia), March 25, 2011 – Finding parking in downtown Vancouver isn’t an easy task –it can be the cause of sudden U-turns, trigger a concert of honks and raise the blood pressure of many. To celebrate its recent launch, Autos.ca , the ultimate online destination for automotive information and advice on making smart car purchase decisions, introduces Free Parking Day for Vancouver drivers.

Yellow Media Inc. Announces the Divestiture of Trader Corporation

  • Sale of automotive assets for $745 million
  • Focus on core business and YPG’s digital transformation
  • Strengthening capital structure

Montreal (Quebec), March 25, 2011 – Yellow Media Inc. (TSX: YLO) announces that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell Trader Corporation (“Trader”) to funds advised by Apax Partners for a purchase price consideration of $745M. Closing of the contemplated transaction is expected to occur in June 2011, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary conditions.

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

Opt-out period for 2011 distribution of Yellow Pages™ directory in Toronto
closing on April 23, 2011

Toronto (Ontario), March 23, 2011 – Yellow Pages Group (YPG) is reminding Toronto residents that they have until Friday, April 23, 2011 to opt-out of receiving their 2011 Yellow Pages print directory, to be distributed beginning in June in the Toronto area. Through YPG’s Custom Delivery Program, residents can easily remove their names from the print directory delivery list.