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Newspaper PressAAIND is a non-profit organization comprised of companies and individuals involved in the sales and distribution of printed matter. Our membership is comprised of owners and employees of hand delivery agencies, wholesale distribution companies, and representatives of the publishing industry.

Our mission is to disseminate industry information to our members while building a sense of community among the various participants involved in the distribution of newspapers and magazines.

News

AAIND Honors Mark Harrison at Annual Conference

The American Association of Independent News Distributors posthumously honored Mark Harrison with the Joseph Salemi Lifetime Achievement Award at last week’s 2017 annual conference in New York City. ¬†Every year the organization honors a member that has made a significant contribution to the industry and this year Mark Harrison was selected to receive award. Before …

Corporatized newspapers have become less relevant to readers

By David McCollum Published May 9, 2017 From NMPolitics.net: http://bit.ly/2pEoqF1 COMMENTARY:¬†After spending more than 50 years in the business of newspapers/journalism, here are my views on the key reasons that the newspaper industry has been in decline: 1. Because newspapers produced such high profit margins, they became highly-leveraged acquisition targets by impersonal financial conglomerates whose …

The Washington Post is diving into augmented reality

By Lucia Moses Published May 15, 2017 From Digiday: http://bit.ly/2qpusq0 The Washington Post is launching an augmented-reality series today, the start of a push into AR-enhanced storytelling this year. The first series uses AR to let people explore innovative buildings around the world, starting with the Elbphilharmonie concert hall in Hamburg, Germany, whose structure lets …

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