Topic: Gannett

Gannett Implements Weeklong, Unpaid Furloughs

Gannett is implementing a long-rumored furlough program that will require most U.S. employees to take a week off without pay.Gannett CEO Craig Dubow announced the plan in a memo today,…

January 14, 2009, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett Repurchases Huge Debt

Gannett said Friday it repurchased $117 million of debt in a tender offer completed Thursday night.Gannett said $98,430,000, or about 13.5 percent of the outstanding securities, Floating Rate Notes Due…

December 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Updated: Gannett Cuts Will Reach About 2,000

The latest Gannett newspaper job cuts will end up eliminating about 2,000 positions across all of the company's 85 daily papers, except the Detroit Free Press and USA Today, according…

December 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett Cuts 206 Jobs at N.J. Papers

Gannett Co. Inc. has eliminated 206 positions at its six newspapers in New Jersey due to declining advertising revenues and the worsening economy.Gannett, the nation's largest newspaper company, announced in…

December 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett Announces Executive Stations Appointments

Gannett Broadcasting Friday (Nov. 21) announced three executive appointments in its TV station group. Ken Tonning was named president and general manager of WTSP-TV, the company's CBS affiliate serving the…

November 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett Buys Social Media Firm

NEW YORK Expanding its digital business, Gannett has acquired Ripple6, a provider of social media services. Ripple6 will become a wholly owned subsidiary, providing its social media technology and analytics…

November 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett Buys Ripple6

Expanding its digital business, Gannett announced Thursday it acquired Ripple6, Inc., a provider of social media services, for undisclosed terms. Ripple6 will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Gannett, providing…

November 13, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Gannett to Trim 10% of Local Paper Jobs

Gannett Co., the nation's largest newspaper publisher, said Tuesday it will lay off another 10 percent of the work force in its local newspapers division as advertising revenue continues to…

October 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Gannett to Reorg, Cut 100 Management Positions

Gannett plans to eliminate about 100 management positions and overhaul its Community Publishing structure, U.S. Community Publishing President Robert Dickey wrote Tuesday in a letter to employees.The cuts are in…

September 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Gannett Increases Stake in

Gannett announced Wednesday (Sept. 3), it increased its stake in CareerBuilder, acquiring an additional 10 percent stake from Tribune for $135 million. The deal gives Gannett a 50.8 percent controlling…

September 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT