Metro is Canada’s most read national daily newspaper brand and the first national daily to publish in both official languages.

Metro is available in print, online and mobile in Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, London, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Regina, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver.  In addition, Metro is available online and on mobile devices in Hamilton, Kitchener, Windsor and Victoria.

Metro targets YAMs (youthful, active, metropolitans) through traditional newsprint, online and mobile platforms as well as through proprietary iPhone, iPad and Android apps. Metro brings relevant daily updates and unique global inspiration at the right time and in the right format to enhance the YAMs quality of life.

Metro Canada reaches a massive audience, including:

  • PRINT
  • 1.8 million readers daily
  • MOBILE
  • 872,000 monthly unique visitors and 9.2 million monthly page views
  • WEB
  • 1.7 million monthly unique visitors and 4.5 million monthly page views

Metro started in 1995 in Sweden and is the largest sharer of free news and the largest international newspaper in the world. More than 67 Metro editions are published in 22 countries and 200+ major cities across Europe, North & South America and Asia. Metro has a unique global reach – attracting a youthful, active metropolitan audience of over 17 million daily readers and more than 37 million weekly readers.

Metro Charities

Metro values charitable organizations and giving back to the community and there are so many great causes and events to support. In accordance with our core values and corporate vision we’ve decided to focus our 2014 charitable efforts on five different charities; Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada, Humanitarian Coalition, We Day, The National Advertising Benevolent Society and ABC Literacy Canada. We selected these partners to fit with our business and will support them through fundraising campaigns, editorial support, gifts in kind and volunteering.

Media kits

Click on the links below to download a media kit as a PDF.

Print Readership  Source: NADbank 2012 Base: Halifax EMA, Montreal CMA, Ottawa-Gatineau CMA, Toronto EMA, Calgary CMA, Edmonton CMA, Vancouver  CMA; Age 18+

Mobile Source:   Flurry Analytics & Google Analytics, November 2013

Online Source: Google Analytics, November 2013

International Source: NRS (2010-11), GMS 2008 (GfK)