Chances are, you’ve seen a Tasty video. Buzzfeed‘s wildly popular videos featuring easy-to-make recipes are not only featured on Buzzfeed‘s homepage, they’re frequently featured on Facebook users’ feeds. With more than 77 million likes on the Tasty Facebook page, it’s easy to see why, according to Fast Company, Buzzfeed says that 50% of all Americans see a Tasty video every month. Although the videos receive tens of millions of views, fans were desperate for a printed version of the quick-fix foodie tutorials. However, Fast Company reports that Tasty did not want to release one printed version for every taste, mainly due to the fact that when users experience the videos on Facebook they’re experiencing them through an algorithm; videos catered to the tastes of you and your friends. So, since the digital version is so customized, the company decided to come up with a way to customize the cookbooks. For $35, the cookbooks are printed on demand with more than 100,000 different combinations. click Read More below for additional detail
View Newspaper Group and Michigan Web Press are pleased to announce the planned acquisition of the Daily News and Stafford Printing, both in Greenville, Mich. The acquisition is set to close on June 3.
Founded in 2003 by Rick Burrough, View Newspaper Group will now include 19 community newspapers and a staff totaling more than 115, covering Lapeer, Sanilac, Huron, Saginaw, Shiawassee, Genesee, Oakland, Livingston, Montcalm and Ionia counties. The Daily News will be the group’s first daily newspaper.Michigan Web Press, founded in 1979 and acquired by Burrough in 1999, serves more than 60 individual newspaper and publishing companies, printing more than 120 daily, weekly and monthly newspaper and periodical titles. The company prints about 3 million papers every week distributed throughout Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. Clients include The County Press, View Newspaper Group, C&G Newspapers, The (MSU) State News, the (UM) Michigan Daily and many others. Stafford Printing brings to the mix more than 160 customers including daily, weekly and monthly publications covering the same geography. Its customers include The Detroit Jewish News, Michigan Farm News, Grand Rapids Business Journal, Woods-n-Water News, Rockford Squire and Grand Haven Tribune. Collectively, the printing operations will employ about 150.