Newspaper executives see the light at the end of the tunnel for their industry as digital...

|By:, SA News Editor

Newspaper executives see the light at the end of the tunnel for their industry as digital subscriptions start to help revenue pick back up. The New York Times (NYT) has been out in front with its +700K digital subscribers, but peers in the newspaper industry (GCI, MNI, LEE, MEG, AHC, MNI, SSP, WPO) indicate their digital strategy is also paying off by creating new growth channels. Looking ahead five years, the group can't promise news will still be digested at all by consumers with ink-stained hands.