Athlon to acquire Parade


Athlon Media Group announced it has entered an agree­ment to purchase Parade and Dash magazines with associated digital assets from Parade Media Group LLC.

Athlon Media’s stable of newspaper-distributed magazines, including American Profile, Relish, Spry Living and Athlon Sports, have a combined circulation reach of 38+ million via 1,600 newspapers.

The move will add Parade, the largest-circulation magazine in the U.S. at 32 million households, and Dash, a food & family magazine with 8.8 million circulation, to the Athlon Media portfolio. and are also part of the acquisition.

Parade magazine is distributed weekly by more than 700 newspapers.