Gannett’s largest competitor, McClatchy, is said to be unhappy with its current offshore arrangement with an outsourcing firm. McClatchy appears to be seriously considering bringing its outsourced work back to the U.S.
We're told no decisions have been made, but an internal task force has been set up by McClatchy to examine the feasibility of such a move. McClatchy owns 30 daily newspapers in 29 markets, including The Miami Herald, The Kansas City Star, The Charlotte Observer, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and The Sacramento Bee. McClatchy is based in Sacramento, Calif.
Also, Lee Enterprises is said to be considering a move somewhere between the approaches by Gannett and McClatchy, where the media company is still exploring its options. Lee, like its competitors, is trying to reduce costs in order to maintain profitability...
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