AM New York
|Type||Free daily newspaper|
|News editor||Robert Levin|
|Founded||October 10, 2003|
|Headquarters||New York City|
amNewYork is a morning free daily newspaper that is published in New York City by Newsday. According to the company, the average Friday circulation in September 2013 was 335,900. When launched on October 10, 2003, amNewYork was the first free daily newspaper in New York City. Its main competitor is Metro New York, which followed amNewYork into the market, using similar distribution and marketing strategies.
amNewYork is primarily distributed in enclosed newspaper holders ("honor boxes") located on sidewalks and street corners with high pedestrian traffic. "Hawkers", sporting a red amNewYork vest, are paid to offer the free paper to passersby near many major NYCTA transportation hubs and pedestrian traffic areas.
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- "amNY Media Kit" (PDF). amNewYork. September 2014. Retrieved 2015-01-30.
- "amNY - Terms of Service". am New York. March 2014. Retrieved 2015-01-30.
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- "Cablevision buys Newsday from Tribune for $650M". USA Today. McLean, Virginia. May 12, 2008.