Joe Strupp
Marriott Drops Free Newspaper Delivery for Guests

Marriott International, claiming guest demand for newspapers had dropped about 25% at its 2,500 U.S. hotels, announced today it will become the first major hotel company to stop automatic newspaper…

April 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT

Tribune Serves Up The Syndicate

NEW YORK The Tribune Co. has launched The Syndicate, which it describes as "a new online multimedia content marketplace bringing the latest news, lifestyle stories and sports reports to visitors…

January 23, 2009, 12:00 AM EST

Wonder Factory Redesigns 'Post' Web Site

NEW YORK The Washington Post, undergoing its biggest Web site redesign ever, has hired the Wonder Factory of New York to help create its new look, according to James Brady,…

January 8, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

'Washington Times' Hires Consulting Firms

NEW YORK Citing a need to "strengthen its brand, enhance the reader experience and extend its readership to new local, national and global audiences," The Washington Times has announced deals…

December 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EST

Metromix Prepares for National Expansion

NEW YORK Gannett Co. and The Tribune Co. have entered into a joint venture to expand the Metromix brand of entertainment sites into a national network.The newly formed company, also…

October 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

'NYT' Bows New Ad Unit for NBC Push

NEW YORK The New York Times offered a first in the paper's advertising history Monday, the use of an advertising "spadia" flap approach to promote NBC's fall premiere lineup.The ad…

September 24, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

McClatchy Revamps Web Site

NEW YORK In recent years, the McClatchy Washington, D.C., Web site was used primarily as a place to post stories from the bureau that serves the chain's 31 newspapers, without…

June 19, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT