Adease Media Intelligence presents:

A rundown New Year resolution advertising on radio and television in Canada

January 2nd to January 22nd 2023

The New Year is a time for resolutions and goals. This week we will take a look at who is pushing for the top spot in the Gym, Financial and Travel categories across radio and television.

Gym advertising on Radio

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Planet Fitness dominates the Gym category on radio with a 47% total share, with their Big Fitness Energy campaign offering a monthly membership for $15 per month and $1 down. Fit 4 Less Gyms takes second place with a 19% share, offering a membership for $7.99 bi-weekly. Orangetheory Fitness lands in third place with 9% share , offering personal training sessions for $12 per session. 


Financial advertising on Radio

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Scotiabank takes first place with a 17% overall category share, featuring the Scotia Advice+ campaign to help Canadians worry less about money. In second place, Alpine Credits takes 13% share offering loans to homeowners. Consolidated Credit Counseling Services takes 7% share, offering free consultations to help manage debt. 


Travel Agency advertising on Radio 

(By Company) took first place with 29% share, featuring their  Super Selloff Sale. Sunwing Vacation scored second place with 23% share, offering hot savings on vacations to the Dominican Republic. In third place, WestJet Vacations had 19% share, offering getaways in 50 different sun destinations.


Gym advertising on Television

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TV proves to be a less competitive space for the Gym category with only 2 advertisers in January. 

Planet Fitness’ Big Fitness Energy campaign takes top TV share (60%) in January, offering a monthly membership for $15 per month and $1 down. In second place, Club 16 featuring their pre-sale and new facility in Chilliwack.

Financial advertising on Television

 (By Company)

CIBC Bank took first place with 18% share featuring the CIBC Aventura Visa Infinite Card and CIBC Advisory Banking Services. TD Canada Trust landed in second place with 16% share, highlighting the TD Canada Trust First Class Travel Visa Infinite Card  and the TD Canada Trust Mobile Application. RBC Financial Group followed closely in third place with 16% share; they featured their investing services and RBC Nomi service.

Travel Agency advertising on Television

(By Company) managed to score first place with an impressive 31% category share; offering travel site comparison service. Expedia Group followed with 22% share, inviting people to sign up and receive member pricing. In third place, Exoticca Travel Agency had 15% share with an invitation to book an extraordinary trip. 


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