The weekly Cheshire Herald (Connecticut) has been sold to the publishers of the Meriden Record-Journal, a daily paper published in the same market, according to publisher Eliot

After the merger of two printing press producers, manroland web systems and Goss International, the newly formed manroland Goss Group had a successful financial year 2018, according to the company. With a combined turnover of 293 million euros ($332 million) and order intake of 327 million e…

Digital ad agency Ntooitive has been chosen as a business intelligence provider for Chicago-based Tribune Publishing. Ntooitive’s N2Hive, a business intelligence solution designed for publishers to optimize workflow and eliminate the need for manual administrative efforts, is being used at a…

BuzzFeed put out a one-time print edition on March 6. The paper was available at Union Square, Penn Station and Herald Square in New York City. “Get your BuzzFeed newspaper in NYC today for all the best of the internet without the internet!” read a BuzzFeed tweet on the paper, which was bein…

Software developer Presteligence has announced that LNP (Lancaster, Pennsylvania) has bought NewsXtreme Prepress Production Workflow Solutions to manage its print production.

As a result of Burgess Industries Incorporated having recently ceased normal business operations. NELA USA has made moves to become a fully capable, full-service supplier of pre-press printing plate preparation and handling equipment for the graphic arts industry, the company press release said.

tarting in February, QIPC-EAE is represented in China by Pande Graphic Equipments Co., according to QIPC-EAE. Pande Graphic Equipments already has many established post-press equipment manufacturers in their portfolio, such as Gammerler, Mosca, Planatol Sytems and Affeldt Maschinenbau.

Starting in February, QIPC-EAE is represented in China by Pande Graphic Equipments Co., according to QIPC-EAE. Pande Graphic Equipments already has many established post-press equipment manufacturers in their portfolio, such as Gammerler, Mosca, Planatol Sytems and Affeldt Maschinenbau.

The Bear Island newsprint manufacturing mill in Hanover County, Virginia, has shut down again, the Richmond TimesDispatch reported. The plant had reopened in 2018.

Evvnt, an events marketing automation platform, announced a strategic partnership with content CMS operator Metro Creative Graphics. Through this partnership, Evvnt will be introduced to 17,000+ editors and commercial teams, according to the company. 

TownNews has acquired GTxcel's Rayos and Rivista suites. The acquisition adds more than 200 broadcasters and magazine publishers to TownNews’s client roster, TownNews says. 

The Gannett Imaging and Design Center has rebranded to designIQ and has a new look. The full-service design group, part of the solutions from the USA Today Network, builds creative and website design for local, regional and national advertisers. It also provides creative services to other pu…

BH Media has ordered a drive retrofit from ABB for two Mitsubishi presses at its print site in Mechanicsville, Virginia, according to ABB. The Times-Dispatch Hanover County production plant prints the daily Richmond Times-Dispatch, the Newport News Daily Press and an assortment of BH Media w…

The Aschendorff Group, a media supplier in Munster, Germany, and the surrounding region, has invested in another Commander CL newspaper press from Koenig & Bauer.

The Columbian (Vancouver, Washington), a family-owned daily newspaper, will install a four-tower Goss Community SSC press from imPRESSions Worldwide at its facility in Vancouver. iW will ship the cleaned, painted, inspected and repaired (CPIR) press from its Burlington, Washington, headquart…

Gannett has placed orders with ABB for press control retrofits and upgrades at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in Wisconsin, and North Jersey Media in Rockaway, New Jersey, according to ABB.

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It’s been 20 years since The Buffalo News began publishing content online. Like so many other publishers during the first decade of the new millennium, The News found itself facing sinking profits as freely available content and online advertising opportunities cannibalized the print product.

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In september 2018, The Papers, a newspaper, magazine, and commercial printer in Milford, Indiana, contracted with DCOS Automation Sweden for a press automation upgrade. The upgrade includes automatic register, ink density, and cut-off control cameras and associated control and integration eq…

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In the digital Age, nearly everything revolves around instant gratification. That’s why the publishing industry is always looking for way to expedite their processes.

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It’s been more than two years since Gannett tapped Qubole, a data-activation company, seeking to more efficiently optimize and analyze hundreds of terabytes of daily data across its more than 300 digital, mobile and print publications. Now, the publisher is doing more than storing data.

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In light of the tight labor market and the acute need for qualified candidates to join the printing industry, Koenig & Bauer (US) has taken steps to develop new apprenticeship programs to fill its technical positions.

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BuzzFeed put out a one-time print edition on March 6. The paper was available at Union Square, Penn Station and Herald Square in New York City. “Get your BuzzFeed newspaper in NYC today for all the best of the internet without the internet!” read a BuzzFeed tweet on the paper, which was bein…

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Ogden Newspapers has named him  president and CEO of Fort Wayne Newspapers (Indiana). Stanford will replace former CEO Michael Christman, who is now Ogden's regional publisher, based in Wheeling, West Virginia. Stanford is the former publisher of the Lawrence Journal-World, an Ogden-owned ne…

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LEAP Media Solutions and BlueVenn announced a series of promotions and additions to its executive management team. Robin Footdale has joined the company in the role of senior customer success manager. Julie Parker has been promoted to senior customer success manager.  Robin Footdale, Julie P…

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Dream Local Digital has created a leadership position for a chief revenue officer and hired Ron Belyea, former digital director of the Sarasota Herald Tribune (Florida) and VP and COO of VillageSoup Media in Rockland, Maine.

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A longtime baseball writer for The Boston Globe, has died. He was 62. Cafardo covered the Boston Red Sox as a columnist and beat reporter for the Globe and The Patriot Ledger.

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Has been named senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Chicago Sun-Times and Answers Media, Sun-Times Media’s full-service video- and web-production company. 

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Investigative editor at the Hartford Courant, will join Hearst Connecticut March 4 as managing editor for enterprise and investigative reporting.

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Managing director and CTO of ppi Media, will leave the company effective Feb 28. The two shareholders, Hauke Berndt and Manuel Scheyda will remain as managing director

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Has been named president of Adams Publishing Group of Eastern North Carolina, effective April 1. As of the same date, Quillon will also become publisher of The Daily Reflector in Greenville, North Carolina. Most recently, Quillon has been CNHI senior vice president responsible for CNHI newsp…

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Randolph Leader (Alabama) Publisher and Editor John W. Stevenson, 70, passed away Feb. 14. John was only the third editor of the newspaper, which was founded by his grandfather, Olin Hampton Stevenson, in 1892

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Longtime Orange County Register columnist Eva Kilgore has died at 67.