Silicon Valley Business Journal – Two new startups target newspaper advertising market

The newspaper industry has been beset in recent years by layoffs, bankruptcies and enormous drops in revenue. But newspaper advertising still represents a $24 billion market. And two local startups ... more

The Business Review – Your newspaper circular on steroids

Newspaper circulars are a prime way for shoppers to discover the items they didn’t even know they wanted, but the increase in digital readership scattered the audience. Now, Wanderful Media is ... more

VentureBeat – Funding Daily: We are all made of stars

Wanderful Media fits “circulars” into the square screens of computers and smart devices. Circulars are flyers, deals, and coupons that print outlets distribute to consumers. Wanderful Media’s first ... more

VatorNews – Wanderful unveils as Pinterest for local papers

Every week, I get a ton of newspaper circulars (you know the dozen or so pages of product advertisements stuck inside the papers). And, every week, I throw them out, without as much as a glance. I'm ... more

Silicon Valley Business Journal – Wanderful, backed by newspaper companies, revamps circulars for digital age

A new local startup is looking to put a digital spin on the experience of flipping through newspaper circulars. Los Gatos-based Wanderful Media launched today, backed by major newspaper companies ... more

PandoDaily – Wanderful Media Raises $22 Million

Wanderful Media has raised $22 million in venture funding for its local discovery shopping platform. Known until today as ShopCo holdings, the company is backed by the following media ... more

BIA/Kelsey – Newspapers’ ‘Wanderful Media’ Rethinks Digital Circulars

The consortium of 12 major newspaper companies that last year purchased Travidia, a digital circular vendor, has relaunched as Wanderful Media. The consortium, previously known as ShopCo., has ... more

CNN Money – Venture capital deals

Wanderful Media (f.k.a. ShopCo), a Los Gatos, Calif.-based digital local discovery shopping company, has raised $22 million in new strategic funding. Backers include Advance Digital, A. H. Belo Corp., ... more

Street Fight – Wanderful Media Launches, Aiming to Pick Up Where Retail Circulars Left Off

Circular advertising is a multi-billion dollar business that’s slowly been on the way out as marketers are moving from print to digital. Now Wanderful Media, backed by some of the biggest names in the ... more

ClickZ – Newspapers Join to Create Digital Circulars on Steroids

Twelve major media companies hope to serve national advertisers and bump up e-commerce with a new platform that marries the performance of printed newspaper circulars with the interactivity and ... more