Alma Media Press Release 1 August 2018
ALMA MEDIA DIVESTS THE LUOTEISVÄYLÄ NEWSPAPER IN NOORMARKKU
Alma Media’s subsidiary Alma Media Kustannus Oy divests the Luoteisväylä newspaper, published in Noormarkku in Pori, to Viestintä Vallin Oy. Luoteisväylä is a local weekly newspaper with a circulation of approximately 2,300 copies. The revenue of the newspaper was approximately EUR 0.2 million in 2017.
Alma Media Kustannus Oy publishes Alma Media Group’s regional, local and town papers. Its best-known brands are Aamulehti and Satakunnan Kansa.
For more information: Kari Kivelä, Director, Alma Consumer, tel. +358 10 665 2032
Alma Media in brief
Alma Media is a media company focusing on the service business and journalistic content. The company’s best-known brands are Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Affärsvärlden, Iltalehti, Aamulehti, Etuovi.com and Monster. Alma Media builds sustainable growth for its customers by utilising the opportunities of digitalisation, including information services, system and expert services and advertising solutions. Alma Media’s operations have expanded from Finland to the Nordic countries, the Baltics and Central Europe. Alma Media employs approximately 2,250 professionals (excluding delivery employees), of which approximately 30% work outside Finland. Alma Media’s revenue in 2017 was EUR 367.3 million. Alma Media’s share is listed on NASDAQ Helsinki. Read more at www.almamedia.com.