TITLE

Newsday eliminates 110 jobs

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/9/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 51, p8A
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Newsday has fired some of its non-editorial staffers in its efforts to control its business operations. The company opted for cost cutting due to a circulation scandal that erupted few years ago. The cuts has largely affected the paper's editorial staff. The company has also decided to outsource its mailroom operations. The company has suggested its mailroom employees that they may apply for jobs with other firms if they wish.
ACCESSION #
19429199

 

Related Articles

  • Newsday restatement rattles newsroom and Wall Street. Schachter, Ken // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);9/17/2004, Vol. 51 Issue 40, p4A 

    Looks into the newspaper circulation scandal of "Newsday" in Melville, New York. Number of newspaper copies circulated by parent company Tribune Co.; Decrease in its guidance in earnings for the third quarter of the year 2004; Decision to reduce advertising rates due to embarrassment felt by its...

  • IT SERVICES OUTSOURCING. Ciora, Liviu Ion; Buligiu, Ion // Annals of the University of Craiova, Economic Sciences Series;2008, Vol. 4 Issue 36, p1775 

    Being competitive in the present market means increasing efficiency and at the same time reducing costs within each department of the company. In this paper we present why a lot of companies all over the world choose to externalize services, as solution which brings considerable advantages.

  • Outsourcing for cost reduction.  // Industrial Engineer: IE;Jul2005, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p15 

    Presents a findings on the study Outsourcing Strategically for Sustainable Competitive Advantage conducted by CAPS: Center for Strategic Supply Research and A. T. Kearney in the U.S. Reasons of the companies for outsourcing their businesses; Emphasis of other companies on revenue growth through...

  • Outsourcing: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly.  // Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation;Dec2007, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p38 

    The article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of engaging trends in outsourcing to foreign countries. It reveals that several of the small and midsize manufacturers (SMMs) are supporting the trends to bring down industry costs. In fact, some SMMs are creating foreign suppliers to...

  • CAN OUTSOURCING BE IMPROVED? Cendrowski, Scott // Fortune;6/10/2013, Vol. 167 Issue 8, p14 

    The article examines the unseen costs of outsourcing labor to countries like Bangladesh and China in 2013 following a series of industrial accidents including the Rana Plaza factory collapse and the Tazreen Factory fires in Bangladesh. Topics include how companies like Nike, H&M and Inditex are...

  • Untitled. Flinders, Karl // Computer Weekly;12/4/2007, p67 

    The article reports that the insurance company Prudential Insurance Co. is aiming to save £60m over the next two years through a £722m outsourcing contract with Capita Group PLC which will see 3000 employees transfer to the outsourcer. The company is transferring the administration of its...

  • Newsday aims lower to rescue circulation. Mirabella, Alan // Crain's New York Business;5/8/95, Vol. 11 Issue 19, p1 

    Reports on the strategy of Times Mirror Co.'s `Newsday' newspaper to boost circulation growth. Shift of focus to specific communities in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens; Resolution of internal problems; Reinstatement of delivery to newsstand outlets; Market share of the paper.

  • The Strategic Perils of Low Cost Outsourcing. Feng, Qi; Lu, Lauren Xiaoyuan // Management Science;Jun2012, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p1196 

    The existing outsourcing literature has generally overlooked the cost differential and contract negotiations between manufacturers and suppliers (by assuming identical cost structures and adopting the Stackelberg framework). One fundamental question yet to be addressed is whether upstream...

  • Another paper closes its doors. Elsasser, John // Public Relations Tactics;Sep95, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p14 

    Reports on the shutdown of `New York Newsday' on July 16, 1997. Merger of `The Baltimore Evening Sun' into the `Morning Sun.'

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics