Commercial Appeal parent company rejects hostile takeover bid

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 18, 2019 10:20 PM CT | Published: May 16, 2019 10:54 PM CT

Gannett Co. Inc., parent company of The Commercial Appeal and USA Today, has staved off a hostile takeover attempt by MNG Enterprises, the hedge fund-controlled newspaper company also known as Digital First Media.

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Kate Crawford

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Associate editor Kate Crawford is a native Memphian and third-generation University of Memphis alumna.


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