Daily Hampshire Gazette outsources printing to Gannett

Dozens gather to mark printing workers' last shift change By Sarah Robertson NORTHAMPTON—Dozens gathered outside the Daily Hampshire Gazette office Monday evening to mark the end of an era: the last day the 234-year-old newspaper would be printed locally. Newspapers of New England announced last month that their printing press in Northampton was to be … Continue reading Daily Hampshire Gazette outsources printing to Gannett

Daily Hampshire Gazette’s union fights to stop outsourcing print jobs to corporate media conglomerate Gannett

By Sarah Robertson NORTHAMPTON—Last month Newspapers of New England announced the closure of the printing press at their flagship Northampton newspaper, and the termination of 29 print and distribution employees by the end of July. The nation’s largest newspaper publisher, Gannett Company Inc., is expected to take over printing responsibilities from their Auburn facility, but … Continue reading Daily Hampshire Gazette’s union fights to stop outsourcing print jobs to corporate media conglomerate Gannett