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OCTOBER 2022

Våganavisa in Norway is live on Naviga Publisher

Våganavisa, a member of the Polaris Media Group’s north region, is live with Naviga Publisher. They are the seventh paper in the Polaris group to automate their print production with Publisher. If you would like to learn more about the overall strategy that led Polaris to partner with Naviga, please read our eBook on their approach. And if you want details of where they have seen improved efficiencies, read our case study to learn more. 

About Polaris Media Group

Polaris Media is one of the leading media house groups in Scandinavia. The group consists of 48 media houses. Most of these media houses provide websites and newspapers to their local areas.Polaris Media also owns six printing companies and four regional distribution companies in Norway, and one distribution company in Sweden. 

OCTOBER 2022

Boston Globe is live on Gemstone Advertising

The Boston Globe has successfully implemented the Gemstone order management system for their Advertising operations. The scope of the project included order entry, CRM, Finance, Page Planning/Layout, and Production Tracking. A secondary phase will include the implementation of the Self Service Classified Portal. 

About Boston Globe

The Boston Globe is the flagship newspaper of Boston Globe Media. The Boston Globe is New England’s largest news organization and a 27-time Pulitzer Prize winning news source featuring premium local and national content daily.  Over the course of its 150-year history, the Globe has served our region as a trusted source of news, analysis and insight. 

OCTOBER 2022

DVV Media Group is live on the Abacus ADvance platform

Four of the brands under the DVV Media Group umbrella went live on Abacus’ ADvance Customer Data Platform. These are Commercial Motor, Truck & Driver, Motor Trader and Transport News. In addition to utilizing ADvance, DVV is also taking advantage of the Bureau Services provided by Abacus. This combination will allow them to deliver on their digital strategy by maximizing engagement, improving personalization and increasing revenue opportunities.

About DVV Media Group

The DVV Media Group publishes more than 80 specialty products, including magazines, newspapers, journals, newsletters, books, directories, websites and mobile apps. DVV Media Group has provided these services for leaders in the fields of transport and logistics as well as traffic and mobility for more than 70 years. They have locations in Hamburg, Munich and London.

About Abacus

Abacus helps brands and communities grow revenues and improve engagement with personalised offers and experiences across multiple channels and product sets. These product sets include WebVision Cloud, a digital experience platform; ADvance, a customer data platform; and Market Intelligence Platform, a business analytics offering. Abacus joined the Naviga family in March 2022.

OCTOBER 2022

Applied Microbiologist International (AMI) goes live on Webvision Cloud from Abacus

Applied Microbiologist International (AMI), was looking to create a new website full of premium content for their members. They chose Abacus and their Webvision Cloud product to accomplish this goal. One of their primary objectives was to collect audience data from the visitors to the website, so that they could offer more personalized content and communication. The insights they are able to gain will equip them create more impactful content.

About Applied Microbiologist International

AMI is an international group of microbiologist seeking to solve global challenges. They bring the microbiology community together across borders and disciplines. They look to the future and nurture those working and studying in the field microbiology field.

About Abacus

Abacus helps brands and communities grow revenues and improve engagement with personalised offers and experiences across multiple channels and product sets. These product sets include WebVision Cloud, a digital experience platform; ADvance, a customer data platform; and Market Intelligence Platform, a business analytics offering. Abacus joined the Naviga family in March 2022.

SEPTEMBER 2022

The Times News Media Group is live on Naviga’s Audience Products

The Times News in Lehighton, Pennsylvania has completed the project to add Naviga Subscribe and Engage to their portfolio of Naviga products. They are also integrating Auth0 for identity management.

Times News adds these latest modules into an ecosystem of Naviga products that power the other mission critical systems they rely on to produce the news for their readers. In addition to the newest Audience software, they use Naviga’s Digital Content Creation tools, our Advertising suite and our Circulation products.

About Times News Media Group

Times News Media Group offers a variety of services to their readers and advertisers.  These include nine newspapers and advertising options such as Facebook Sponsored Advertising, Digital Billboards and Digital Newspaper Racks. They are the news source for the Lehigh Valley region via the Times News, Lehigh Valley Press, tnonline.com, lvpnews.com and social media channels.

SEPTEMBER 2022

The Advocate in Baton Rouge is live on Naviga Ad

We are happy to announce our latest go live on Naviga Ad. The Advocate in Baton Rouge, Louisiana put the system into production during September. This project was special for us. The Advocate was a former partner on one of our legacy products in Advertising. They left and went with a competitor.  After going live on a competing product for a brief period of time, they returned to Naviga to take advantage of the benefits of Naviga Ad.

The team at The Advocate installed Naviga Ad, a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from lead generation, proposal management, order entry all the way through to cash collection. They use Naviga Plan for ad layout and print pagination and Informer for data analytics.

About The Advocate

The Advocate has been the most trusted news source in for Baton Rouge since 1842. The Advocate provides its readers with coverage of state politics, sports, entertainment news and more. The Advocate is also the overwhelming leader in the Baton Rouge market when it comes to print reach with an audience nearly as large as the three largest competitors combined.

JULY 2022

Khaleej Times Completes Multi-phase project with Naviga

July 2022 marked a major milestone for the Galadari Printing and Publishing Company based in Dubai. Two modernization projects with Naviga were completed during July. They are now live on Naviga’s Content and Advertising products for the Khaleej Times and City Times. This capped off an earlier project in the Fall of 2021 where they installed Naviga’s Digital Content Creation suite for their newsroom and their flagship website, www.khaleejtimes.com. This latest phase moved the Khaleej teams forward to using Naviga Ad, Naviga Plan and the Naviga Print Production Workbench. All of these solutions are hosted in the AWS cloud environment. This was a truly international project for Naviga. Teams from the US, UK, Sweden, Denmark and India were involved in the delivery and roll out of the software.

About Galadari Printing and Publishing Company

Galadari Printing and Publishing Co. L.L.C is the publishing house of the UAE’s first and leading English daily, the Khaleej Times. The newspaper was launched in April 1978. Their website www.khaleejtimes.com, launched in 1997, is one of UAE’s leading English digital news platforms, and, along with a wide network of social media platforms, reaches 15M+ users on a monthly basis.

JUNE 2022

The Cedar Rapids Gazette modernizes their Advertising division with Naviga Ad

The Gazette, in Cedar Rapids, has been a long time user of Naviga’s software. They signed their first Advertising contract with us in 2002. We are happy to announce that they have completed their modernization project to move to our latest generation Order Management system, Naviga Ad. The scope of this project included moving order entry for print and digital, while adding in Naviga CRM, Naviga Accounting, Naviga Plan and Informer Reporting. 

The Naviga Ad System is a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from lead generation, proposal management, order entry all the way through to cash collection. Naviga Ad is a cloud-based system hosted in AWS, enabling users to work from anywhere via a standard web browser.

About The Gazette

The Gazette, headquartered in Cedar Rapids, is Iowa’s independent, employee-owned source for local, state, and national news coverage. Eastern Iowans have depended on The Gazette for 135 years. Their award-winning journalists serve the 15+ county community with the highest level of news, sports, business, and arts and entertainment coverage. 

MAY 2022

St. Joseph Communications goes live with Naviga Ad

Naviga had the chance to welcome back an old friend in May of 2022. St. Joseph used an earlier generation of Naviga’s advertising software in the past. During 2021, they moved to another system. But as their business continued to evolve, the need arose for an advertising system built for media companies . So they started their system search in 2021 and re-evaluated the leading Order Management Systems available today. Naviga Ad was determined to be the best fit for their business needs. Due the dedicated staff from St. Joseph and Naviga, the project was able to go live in less than 70 days. They are using Naviga Ad to manage their print and digital advertising and Naviga’s CRM solution for handling advertiser relationships. 

The Naviga Ad System is a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from lead generation, proposal management, order entry all the way through to cash collection. Naviga Ad is a cloud-based system hosted in AWS, enabling users to work from anywhere via a standard web browser. 

About St. Joseph Communications

St. Joseph Communications is Canada’s largest privately owned communications company and premier magazine publisher. They are headquartered in Toronto, Canada. They were founded in 1956 and have worked since that time to establish deep connections with their customers in the community. Some of their titles include Toronto Life, Fashion Magazine, Chatelaine and Where Canada.

APRIL 2022

Fruitnet is live on WebVision Cloud

Fruitnet has completed the move of their 5 English language brands to a single Abacus’ WebVision Cloud website. The sites were previously on two different CMS, Evosite and Typo3, and they have also migrated their audience data over from Perception CRM. Fruitnet also chose to move their print publication management to Abacus’ experienced customer service and print fulfilment bureau.

Fruitnet saw Abacus’ WebVision Cloud as the ideal platform to implement and scale up a brand-new digital subscription strategy across all their brands. Previously the digital editions of their magazines were only available via a PugPig PDF flipbook. Fruitnet saw WebVision Cloud as the ideal solution to better understand their audience, increase audience engagement and subscription uptake, and ultimately develop a tiered membership model, while at the same time establishing a more joined up approach to the delivery of both print and digital content. WebVision will also greatly improve Fruitnet’s approach to targeted content marketing and the promotion of other Fruitnet activities, including their numerous industry leading events.

WebVision Cloud will provide Fruitnet with the actionable data insight they need to inform future strategic business decisions as well as the flexibility they need to take an agile approach to future, evolving commercial strategies and the development of brand new revenue streams.

About Fruitnet

Fruitnet brings together several of the fresh produce industry’s leading publications to provide a single, reliable source of news, insight and analysis. Fruitnet is the only news provider that can deliver informed and high-profile coverage of the entire global fresh produce business, reporting on developments in all major markets via an international network of reporters. The coverage is comprehensive, but not congested; Fruitnet’s editors select only the most relevant and important stories for publication. Fruitnet brands also organise fresh produce conference events all over the world.

MARCH 2022

Le Devoir is live on Naviga Ad

Le Devoir has completed their move to Naviga Ad and Naviga Plan. They migrated from older generation of order management software from Naviga to Naviga Ad, our modern platform for digital and print advertising. In addition to Naviga Ad, they are using Naviga Plan to paginate their publications. The artists are also using our InDesign Extensions to manage the creation of the artwork for the advertisements. 

The Naviga Ad System is a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from sales to orders to cash. Naviga Ad is a cloud-based system hosted in AWS, enabling users to work from anywhere via a standard web browser.

About Le Devoir

Le Devoir is an independent publisher that produces print publications, mobile apps and a website.  It was founded on January 10, 1910 by journalist and politician Henri Bourassa. The founder’s vision was for the newspaper to remain completely independent and not be sold to any group, which is still the case a hundred years later.  Le Devoir is committed to defending ideas and causes that will ensure the political, economic, cultural and social advancement of Quebec society.

JANUARY 2022

Alonovus starts the year off by going live on Naviga Ad

During 2021, Alonovus wanted to modernize their Advertising operations. They took advantage of the chance to move to Naviga Ad and went live in early January 2022. Their project included rolling out Naviga solutions for CRM, Order Management, Accounts Receivable and Pagination. 

The Naviga Ad System is a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from sales to orders to cash. Naviga Ad is a cloud-based system hosted in AWS, enabling users to work from anywhere via a standard web browser.

About Alonovus

Located in Millersburg, Ohio, AloNovus Corp. serves the region with a network of weekly and monthly newspapers in eleven counties that include Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Holmes, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas, and Wayne with a circulation of more than 363,000 homes. They take great pride in focusing on their local communities and offer expert-level marketing, design, publishing, and technological business solutions to their customers.

JANUARY 2022

Media 10 goes live on Naviga Ad and Event

Media 10 is rolling out Naviga Ad across its organization in a phased implementation. The first phase went live on January 28, 2022. The second phase is still ongoing and should be completed later in Q1 of 2022. Media 10 is using Naviga Ad for CRM, Advertising, Exhibition and Accounting. 

The Naviga Ad System is a complete Order Management System that covers all aspects of the Advertising cycle, from sales to orders to cash. Naviga Ad is a cloud-based system hosted in AWS, enabling users to work from anywhere via a standard web browser.

About Media 10

Media 10 Ltd is an award-winning events and publishing company. As publishing leaders of International architectural and design magazines, they are one of the most successful media companies headquartered in the UK. Their showcase events include Grand Designs Live, Ideal Home Show, Clerkenwell Design Week, UK Construction Week, 100% Design, 100% Optical, The Cake and Bake Show, Design Shanghai. And their Magazines are Grand Designs Magazine, Good Homes Magazine, Gurgle, Icon, OnOffice, The Clerkenwell Post, The Selfbuilder, M Magazine.

DECEMBER 2021

Butler Eagle goes live on Naviga Content and Web

The Butler Eagle and their sister publication, The Cranberry Eagle, have added new Naviga solutions to their workflow. In addition to powering their print products, Naviga Web is now used to power their websites. 

The Naviga Content platform is a suite of modern, comprehensive, and intuitive tools that cover the full content workflow from planning, creation, and enrichment, to storing and production.

About The Butler Eagle

Butler County’s great daily newspaper, The Butler Eagle. started in 1903. Their goal today is the same as it was then – to provide the public with accurate, up-to-date information about the latest news in Butler and the surrounding areas. They are committed to maintaining the highest standards of quality and excellence for their readers.