IAC plans to spin off video platform Vimeo, which is now valued at $2.75 billion.

IAC to Spin Off Video Platform Vimeo

Last week, IAC announced it plans to spin off video platform Vimeo. The move comes about 7 weeks after Vimeo raised $150M in equity.
Top Subscription Stories of 2020

Top Subscription Stories of 2020

This year's top subscription stories include major acquisitions, antitrust concerns, lots of layoffs, an abundance of launches and more.
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Peloton agrees to buy Precor for $420 million.

Peloton to Buy Precor for $420 Million

Peloton announced its plan to buy Precor, a larger global fitness equipment manufacturer, in a deal valued at $420 million.
Weekly Subscription News: Bugs, Boxes and Bucks

Weekly Subscription News: Deals, Partnerships and Acquisitions

Tribune Publishing sells BestReviews for $160M, Roku and HBO Max make a deal, and BBC Studios to launch ad-free subscription service.
Rachael Ray Magazine Returns to the Subscription Model and Home Delivery

Rachael Ray Magazine Returns to Subscription Model and Home Delivery

The Rachael Ray In Season magazine is returning to the subscription model and expanding the magazine to offer home delivery.
Google to Start Paying Select Publishers for High Quality Content

Antitrust Lawsuits Plague Google

Last week, Google got hit with two more antitrust lawsuits, just two months after the Department of Justice filed its own antitrust lawsuit.
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Weekly Subscription News: Power, Programming and the Pandemic

Winc wines grows under the power of influencers, CBS All Access adds more kids' programming and Franklin Covey's model survies the pandemic.
Gannett to Outsource 485 Back Office Jobs to India

Gannett to Outsource 485 Back Office Jobs to India

Gannett will outsource 485 back office jobs to India next year. Affected employees will be notified by January 15 and can stop on til April.

Real-Time Payments: The Future for Subscriptions

While credit cards are popular, real-time and alternative payments are the wave of the future. Subscription companies that adopt real-time payments will improve revenues, reduce payment churn, and burdensome payment processes.
Ritual to Provide New York Restaurants with Free Online Ordering Platform

Ritual to Provide New York Restaurants with Free Online Ordering Platform

New York State has partnered with subscription-based platform Ritual to help restaurants with free online ordering through March/April 2021.

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