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Egg Farmers of Canada begins Eggs Anytime campaign

. Ottawa-based Egg Farmers of Canada has begun a new marketing campaign called "Eggs Anytime" that encourages consumers to eat eggs for meals other than breakfast. Read more.


Spot Dog Walking, Humane Society ready joint promotion

. Spot Dog Walking of Toronto and the Toronto Humane Society will conduct a joint promotion on Aug. 23 intended to encourage the adoption of rescue dogs. Read more.


Aldo conducts influencer promotion

. Footwear company the Aldo Group recently conducted an influencer promotion in Montreal. From Aug. 14 to 16, the firm conducted a special event at its own headquarters. Read more.


CBC/Radio-Canada signs podcast ad deal with Triton Digital

. CBC/Radio-Canada has signed an agreement with Triton Digital of New York to provide and advertising serving system for its range of podcasts. Read more.


New ownership at DSA Media

. DSA Media of Langley, BC has been purchased from its founders by its president. The firm specializes in media planning and buying in western Canada. Read more.


Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority hires Fuse

. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has retained Fuse Marketing Group of Toronto as its Canadian social media and experiential marketing agency of record. Read more.


New CEO at Wunderman Thompson Canada

. Jeff Dack has been appointed chief executive officer at Wunderman Thompson Canada. He will also head the agency's offices in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. Read more.


Ketchum promotes Manning

. Ketchum has promoted Erin Manning to the position of associate managing director of the agency's Canadian operations. She was most recently senior vice-president of brand marketing. Read more.


NKPR gains two accounts

. NKPR of Toronto has recently gained two new accounts. Women's fashion brand Olsen has retained the agency to handle its Canadian communications. Read more.


Salvation Army readies National Thrift Shop Day

. Charitable organization The Salvation Army will conduct a promotion on Aug. 17 called "National Thrift Shop Day." The initiative will encourage consumers to donate. Read more.


Rogers Media rebrands Victoria radio station

. Rogers Media has rebranded Victoria radio station Kiss 103.1 FM as Jack 103.1. The station will specialize in popular music programming. Read more.


Jones joins Canada Lands Company

. The Toronto-based Canada Lands Company has appointed Neil Jones to the position of executive vice-president of attractions. The company is a federal commercial Crown corporation. Read more.


New president at Curate Mobile

. Toronto-based mobile marketing company Curate Mobile has appointed Joe Strolz to the position of president and managing partner. He was most recently country manager for Snap. Read more.


Tourism New Zealand begins North American campaign

. Tourism New Zealand has begun a North American trade advertising campaign aimed at travel advisors. The campaign is called "New Zealand Next." Read more.


Brookline Public Relations adds accounts

. Brookline Public Relations of Calgary has recently gained six new accounts. These new clients include renewable energy company Greengate Power. Read more.


Captiva Innovations produces new flexible display

. Captiva Innovations has been hired by IEEE International Flexible Electronics Technology Conference to produce a 144-by-36-inch electronic wall banner. Read more.


TD sponsors Saint John Sea Dogs

. The TD Bank Group has signed a sponsorship agreement with the Saint John Sea Dogs, a team competing in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Read more.


Ag-Canada to fund promotional efforts of BC Cherry Association

. The federal department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada has announced an initiative to provide $241,000 in funding to the BC Cherry Association. Read more.


Gateway Casinos signs sponsorship deal with NFL

. Gateway Casinos & Entertainment has signed an agreement with the National Football League to become the official national land-based casino sponsor of the NFL in Canada. Read more.


Schneider Electric redesigns website

. Energy management and automation company Schneider Electric Canada has debuted a new website. According to the company, the new web address is shorter and easier to remember. Read more.