A Need to Survive Keeps Feuding Newspapers Together in New Marketing Venture

by Tom Grubisich
A month ago, four major newspaper chains were proudly announcing their founding of Nucleus Marketing Solutions. Today, one of the chains, Tribune Publishing, is threatening another, Gannett, with a “poison pill” strategy to prevent what would amount to a hostile Gannett takeover of Trib. Tribune has charged that Gannett’s offer is a “low-ball price” that is a “desperate attem ...Read the full article