Jostens Learning puts an end to speculation on its future business operations with sale to

June 1999
Electronic Education Report;06/23/99, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the acquisition of kindergarten to grade 12 courseware publisher Jostens Learning Corp. by Ripplewood Holdings LLC. Background of business operations of Ripplewood and Jostens; Terms of agreement.


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