The following excerpt was sent out from fipp.com:
The New York Times Company and PressReader have announced a new collaboration to expand The New York Times’s global presence through the digital newspaper distribution and technology company’s extensive network of channel partners across more than 150 countries.
PressReader is now the exclusive distributor of The New York Times Company’s digital news products and digital replica editions to hotels, airlines, cruise- and ferry lines, as well as non-U.S. public libraries.
“We’re thrilled to expand our relationship with PressReader Group,” said Andy Wright, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Institutional Subscriptions at The New York Times Company.
“At The New York Times, we believe great journalism has the power to make each reader’s life richer and more fulfilling, and all of society stronger and more just. This agreement allows us to increase access to our high-quality, original, independent journalism from anywhere in the world and connect with an even broader global audience.”
Ruairí Doyle, CEO of PressReader Group of companies, said PressReader was delighted to deepen its partnership with The New York Times Company, “whose content helps people understand the world through its commitment to truth-seeking”.
“This partnership serves our mission to empower and enrich curious minds. Together, we are steadfastly committed to delivering top-notch journalism and an unparalleled reading experience to a worldwide and diverse audience, guaranteeing the continued excellence of reporting, and nurturing informed citizens in this digital age,” he added.