There can be no assurance that the process will result in a transaction(s) or on the terms or timing of such a transaction(s), if undertaken, the company said.
"The Board has not set a definitive schedule to complete its review process. To assist in this process, Allen & Company LLC has been retained as financial advisor. It is the company’s intention not to disclose developments with respect to its review of alternatives until it has entered into definitive agreements or otherwise concluded its review."
According to Rodale, its portfolio of trusted lifestyle brands engage more than 100 million loyal customers worldwide through targeted products and services across all channels, including magazines, books, online, mobile, e-commerce, direct-to-consumer, social, video, and events, forming powerful and enduring online communities of shared interest'.
CEO Maria Rodale said, “For over 70 years Rodale has inspired exceptional customer loyalty through its uncompromising commitment to the creation of health and wellness content with a purpose. We believe that Rodale’s brands can continue to expand and deepen their connectivity with consumers across all platforms through targeted investment and expertise in leading edge technology, brand-building, and commercialization.
"We are excited to explore opportunities for potential buyers of our business who can build on the strong foundation of our commitment to inspiring health, healing, happiness and love by enhancing core capabilities and resources for our brands.”
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Harvard Business Review last week launched their new bot on Facebook Messenger, building on their success with a similar bot on Slack. The aim is to increase the number people having regular, frequent interactions with HBR to ultimately have them subscribe and/or up loyalty.21st Sep 2017 Features
While the rise of digital has led many publishers to reduce their print offering, Dennis Publishing has continued to invest. Kerin O’Connor, chief executive of The Week at Dennis, explains how it’s found success with a print version of The Week for children – and what it can teach the industry about the future of print…18th Sep 2017 Features
As one of Europe’s leading publishing houses, Gruner + Jahr has been through a period of major transition. Julia Jäkel, CEO, sets out how the business has managed that, and outlines the path for the future…18th Sep 2017 Features
Ebner Media in Germany employs and implements technology to mix and merge content with ecommerce. It’s been key in the company’s transformation from a print-centric publisher to a content and services company. Dominik Grau, chief content officer, has been driving the content-to-commerce strategy.14th Sep 2017 Features
In this interview, Rita Orschiedt, head of branded content at German news website ze.tt, reveals how you successfully reach millennials.15th Sep 2017 Insight News
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