Alma Media Corporation Press release 1 July 2015 at 9:00 a.m. (EEST)
ALMA MEDIA DIVESTS THE KURIIRI TOWN PAPER IN RANUA
Alma Media’s subsidiary Alma Media Kustannus Oy is divesting Kuriiri, a town paper delivered to all households in Ranua and Posio. Starting from 1 July, the new publisher of the town paper is Kuriirilainen Oy, a company owned by the paper’s current personnel.
Kuriiri is published once a week. The paper is delivered to all households in Ranua and Posio. In addition, a quarter of the print run of 6,300 copies is delivered to households outside the delivery area on a subscription basis.
The paper’s four employees are transferred as existing employees to the new company they have established.
For more information, please contact:
Kari Juutilainen, Managing Director, Alma Media Kustannus Oy, +358 50 435 4159
Jari Ranua, Sales Manager, Kuriiri / Kuriirilainen Oy +358 10 665 6431