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Launched in 1993, "Professional Candy Buyer" is published six times a year for 13,500 retail confectionary buyers, managers, brokers, distributors, wholesalers and manufacturers in the U.S. "Candy Business," also published six times a year, has a controlled circulation of 5200 executive., in the global confectionary industry and covers ingredient selection, manufacturing processes, processing equipment and packaging. "Specialty Coffee Retailer" was launched in 1994 and is published monthly for 12,500 coffee and tea retailers, coffee roasters, chain executives and store managers. Also included in the sale are the Coffee Fest global trade shows.
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M2M/cedia360 president/ceo Marion Minor said the purchase of the Adams' Petro and Retail Groups "is consistent with our strategy of building more targeted and vertical media platforms for a broad base of markets." With the most recent acquisition, the company now produces 15 print magazines, 12 web sites, five reference books, three newsletters, two annual trade shows and two directories.
In late October 2005, M2Media360 acquired eight magazines, one newsletter, an annual conference, two web sites, a custom publishing division and two directories from Adams. The acquired magazines included "GeoWorld," "JQ (Jewelry Quorum A majority of an entire body; e.g., a quorum of a legislative assembly.
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