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Breakingviews: A Failed Bid for Time Inc. May Be Only a Start

The bid by Edgar Bronfman Jr. and Len Blavatnik carried a 30 percent premium, and many shareholders might be glad to get out of a fading investment.
IAB Announces Schedule for 2017 Digital Video NewFronts

IAB Announces Schedule for 2017 Digital Video NewFronts

Get your calendars ready to start planning for the sixth annual Digital Content NewFronts. The Interactive Advertising Bureau today announced the programming schedule for the event, which takes place
Christopher Byron, Financial Writer and Author of ‘Martha Inc.,’ Dies at 72

Christopher Byron, Financial Writer and Author of ‘Martha Inc.,’ Dies at 72

Christopher Byron testifying on Capitol Hill in 2006 before the House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations subcommittee.

Time Inc. Asks for Formal Bids From Potential Buyers

The publisher of Time, People and Sports Illustrated is asking suitors to submit offers by next week. The company rejected a buyout offer last year.

Edgar Bronfman Jr.’s Group Is Said to Drop Bid for Time Inc.

The group, which also included Ynon Kreiz, had been among the parties that had expressed interest in buying the publisher of Time, Sports Illustrated and People magazines.
Time Inc. Decides Not to Sell Itself

Time Inc. Decides Not to Sell Itself

Rich Battista, the chief executive of Time Inc., said there is ‘tremendous untapped potential” in the company.
Food & Wine Magazine Will Leave New York for Alabama

Food & Wine Magazine Will Leave New York for Alabama

Food & Wine is moving to Birmingham, Ala., joining a stable of other publications owned by Time Inc.
Food & Wine Magazine Will Leave New York for Alabama

Food & Wine Magazine Will Leave New York for Alabama

Food & Wine is moving to Birmingham, Ala., joining a stable of other publications owned by Time Inc.
Time Inc. Wants to Sell Majority Stake in Essence

Time Inc. Wants to Sell Majority Stake in Essence

Time Inc. is looking to hand the reins of Essence over to another party, seeking to sell a majority stake in the monthly African-American women’s lifestyle publication. Read more...
Time Inc. Looks to Sell Essence

Time Inc. Looks to Sell Essence

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Katherine M. Bonniwell, Life Magazine Publisher, Dies at 70

Katherine M. Bonniwell, Life Magazine Publisher, Dies at 70

Katherine M. Bonniwell in an undated photograph.
Sports Illustrated TV: Time Inc.’s First Subscription VOD Is $5 Monthly on Amazon Channels

Sports Illustrated TV: Time Inc.’s First Subscription VOD Is $5 Monthly on Amazon Channels

Time Inc. — in another big bet on pivoting its business toward video — is launching Sports Illustrated TV, its first over-the-top subscription-video service. SI TV, priced at $4.99 per month, will be
Meredith Bid for Time Inc. Said to Be Backed by Koch Brothers

Meredith Bid for Time Inc. Said to Be Backed by Koch Brothers

Earlier talks this year between Time Inc., the publisher of People and Sports Illustrated, and the Meredith Corporation fizzled out.
Meredith Bid for Time Inc. Said to Be Backed by Koch Brothers

Meredith Bid for Time Inc. Said to Be Backed by Koch Brothers

Earlier talks this year between Time Inc., the publisher of People and Sports Illustrated, and the Meredith Corporation fizzled out.
The Koch brothers have reportedly put up $550m to buy Time Inc – why?

The Koch brothers have reportedly put up $550m to buy Time Inc – why?

The rightwing billionaires are believed to be backing Meredith’s bid for the renowned media group but it is not the most obvious move for the brothersThe Koch brothers don’t usually court media
Media Memo: The Kochs Are Inching Closer to Becoming Media Moguls

Media Memo: The Kochs Are Inching Closer to Becoming Media Moguls

Charles Koch, left, and David Koch have long tried to shape political discourse through their support of nonprofit organizations, universities and think tanks. But they have expressed little interest
Media Memo: The Kochs Are Inching Closer to Becoming Media Moguls

Media Memo: The Kochs Are Inching Closer to Becoming Media Moguls

Charles Koch, left, and David Koch have long tried to shape political discourse through their support of nonprofit organizations, universities and think tanks. But they have expressed little interest
Trump and Time magazine dispute Person of the Year plans

Trump and Time magazine dispute Person of the Year plans

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he’s not playing ball with Time magazine as it decides its Person of the Year. The magazine counters that Trump has it all wrong. In a tweet Friday as he spent
Meredith Corp. Acquires Time Inc. in $2.8 Billion Koch Brothers-Backed Deal

Meredith Corp. Acquires Time Inc. in $2.8 Billion Koch Brothers-Backed Deal

Meredith Corp., a magazine publisher and broadcast company, will acquire Time Inc. in a deal totaling $2.8 billion, the company announced Sunday. The all-cash transaction is backed by an affiliate of
Meredith to buy Time with help from the Koch brothers, but says they won’t have any influence

Meredith to buy Time with help from the Koch brothers, but says they won’t have any influence

It’s official—Meredith Corporation will buy Time Inc. in an all-cash transaction valued at $2.8 billion. Meredith said today it agreed to pay $18.50 per share for all outstanding shares of Time Inc.