News + Insights

We’ve highlighted some of the information that matters to our advertisers most. Check back often for the most recent scoops on industry trends, consumer insights, advertising opportunities and more.


Optimizing Your Business’ Website for Search

November 17, 2014

The way consumers look for information and ultimately make purchase decisions has drastically changed through the years, and perhaps the greatest catalyst to this change has been the role of search engines and how they have influenced consumer behavior.  In fact, nearly all consumers leverage online media to shop locally (97%), and it influences their…

How Millennials Are Impacting the Grocery Industry

November 17, 2014

Before we get ahead of ourselves worrying about holiday sales, we actually have to get through Thanksgiving. Nowhere is that more important than in the grocery business. As consumer behaviors change, grocery stores continually need to adapt in order to serve their customers and maintain market share. As with most retailers, grocery stores are becoming…

Tribune Publishing Co. Acquires Wrapports Chicago Suburban Publications; Secures Long-Term Print & Delivery Contract For Chicago Sun-Times

October 31, 2014

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Tribune Publishing Company today announced the acquisition of six daily and 32 weekly suburban news and information brands from Wrapports, LLC. The acquired publications – which include the Aurora Beacon-News, TheElgin Courier-News, the Lake County News-Sun, The Naperville Sun, the Post-Tribune in Northwest Indiana, The SouthtownStar and the 32 Pioneer Press weekly newspapers…

Tribune Publishing Unveils Mobile App for Chicago Tribune; First in Suite of New Mobile Apps for the Company’s Major Media Brands

October 30, 2014

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Tribune Publishing today unveiled a mobile app for the Chicago Tribune, the first in a suite of new mobile apps for the Company’s major media brands. The Chicago Tribune app is available for immediate download today in the Apple Store® and Google Play™ Store. The other seven flagship Tribune Publishing brands are expected…

New! Download Chicago Tribune’s Media Kit

October 15, 2014

Now you can find all the information you need on the #1 Chicagoland newspaper and website with the new Chicago Tribune media kit. In addition to including detail on ad specs and print section by day of week, the media kit also highlights how the Chicago Tribune continues to engage audience from mass to local.…