Koenig & Bauer has set up a five-year endowed chair at Germany’s Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences. Helene Dorksen has been appointed as chair. The goal of the endowed chair is to promote development and research in the field of document authentication and classification.
The Association for PRINT Technologies has launched the APTech Connect Community Forum, a free online resource designed to foster engagement, collaboration and information-sharing across the print industry’s value chain, according to the association.
American City Business Journals has acquired majority ownership of BizEquity, a provider of cloud-based business valuation tools and private business data.
An agreement has been reached for the Tribune Chronicle (Warren, Ohio) to acquire The Vindicator's subscription list, The Vindicator masthead and the Vindy.com domain, Mark Brown, general manager of The Vindicator, announced on Aug. 16. John Cribb, Cribb, Greene & Cope, represented the M…
mPRESSions Worldwide has purchased all the equipment at Hagadone Printing in Honolulu, making the buy one of the largest acquisitions in the company’s 25-year history.
Facebook would pay news outlets up to $3 million annually for the rights to use their material in a news section that Facebook aims to start this year, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Industry watchers are wondering what will happen with the announced GateHouse buy of Gannett after MNG Enterprises, controlled by hedge fund Alden Global Capital, acquired a 9.4 percent stake in New Media Investment Group last week, as Gannett-owned USA Today reports.
GateHouse and its parent New Media Investment Group are close to a deal to buy Gannett, sources with knowledge of the deal have confirmed, Rick Edmonds reported for Poynter.
ImPRESSions Worldwide has entered into an agreement to supply a five-unit press to Delta Web Printing in Sacramento, California. Production is near completion at imPRESSions’s Pacific Northwest headquarters and will be ready to transport this week. Once at Delta Web, imPRESSions precision in…
ImPRESSionsWorldwide was able to complete work installing seven Jardis pasters and two three-wide assemblies at Publi-Inversiones Puerto Rico’s printing facility El Vocero. The imPRESSions team was already on an extremely tight schedule when demonstrations started in San Juan, calling for th…
Rhode Island Suburban Newspapers was approved by a federal bankruptcy judge to buy The Union Democrat and its and its building in Sonora, California, the paper reported.
The Belleville News-Democrat (Illinois) will go to a digital-only replica edition on Saturdays and launch a new weekend package with expanded print editions on Fridays and Sundays, the paper said in a note to readers.
Tribune Content Agency, a division of Tribune Publishing Company, has entered into a partnership with The Fresh Toast, a mainstream cannabis content company, to provide “reliable cannabis information to the public,” according to Tribune Publishing. Through the partnership, cannabis news and …
Leslie Kahana is the new owner of Lake Norman Publications, a group of suburban Charlotte (North Carolina) newspapers, the company’s Herald Citizen reported.
A search has begun for a new CEO of NewCo, the working acronym for the organization resulting from the merging of the Inland Press Association and the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association.
A working paper from three academics puts forward the notion that websites are seeing less revenue because of the EU’s General Data Protection Rule (GDPR), MIT Technology Review reports.
A large photo archive from Jet and Ebony magazines was auctioned off in late July and will go to the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture and to the Getty Research Institute, NPR and others reported. The public will have the opportunity to see over a million photos for …
Pew Research Center issues an annual assessment of the state of the news media, and has done so since 2004. Here is some key information from the 2018 state of the industry:
Members of the Southern Newspaper Publishers Association and the Inland Press Association have approved a plan to consolidate the two associations, effective Oct. 1.
The Washington Examiner had its sixth straight month of year-over-year rises in unique visitors, according to TheRighting, which breaks down traffic of conservative websites using information from Comscore. The site doubled its June 2019 unique visitors compared to June 2018, according to Th…
Virginia-based News Media Alliance is applauding the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) for the findings of its Digital Platforms Inquiry, released in late July.