Meredith Corp. said in a news
release that it has reached agreements to expand some media brands in Turkey
and Italy. In Turkey, Istanbul-based
Dinosaurs Yayincilik ve Dijital Medya Ltd.
will launch local editions of three Meredith brands: Better
Homes and Gardens, Parents and More. All three will be published
under license in the Turkish language, with distribution planned via
subscriptions and newsstands. The titles are expected to launch in April
2013. In Italy, Allrecipes.com recently launched
Allrecipes.it, a localized site dedicated to Italian cooks.