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Glacier Media buys trade publication assets from Rogers

May 24, 2011
By PrintAction Staff

Glacier Media announced it has entered into an agreement with Rogers Publishing to purchase a portfolio of 15 media assets from Rogers’ business and professional publishing group.

Titles covered in this agreement include:

Canadian Contractor
Canadian Manufacturing Online
Canadian Metalworking
Canadian Packaging
Canadian Plant / Plant West
Canadian Plastics
Design Engineering
Food in Canada
Fraser’s Directory
Hardware Merchandising
Le Bulletin des agriculteurs
Purchasing B2B
Materials, Management & Distribution (MM&D)
Meetings & Incentive Travel


Notably, Rogers retains ownership of Marketing group, which includes Marketing magazine and CARD Online. Rogers also keeps its medical, financial and legal publications. The deal is expected to close this week, on May 27th.

Glacier Media’s Trade Information group produces a wide range of trade publications covering trades from real estate to farming. Since 1999, the company has grown its offerings through numerous acquisitions, mainly in the West Coast and the Prairies.