Imprimis Newsletter is a subscription-based service that delivers content and offers exclusive deals to its subscribers. The service was created in 2006 by John S. and James L.
Knight Foundation, with the goal of “forming public opinion through the free and unrestricted distribution of reliable information.” The Imprimis Newsletter offers a variety of content, including stories, opinion pieces, and special offers from select brands. .
According to the company website, Imprimis “strives to be a trusted source of authoritative information, delivering stories and insights on timely issues that matter to you.” In addition to its newsletter, Imprimis also produces video content, publishes articles on its website, and distributes content through social media platforms.
As of March 2016, the company had more than 1 million subscribers.
The Imprimis Newsletter has been praised for its in-depth coverage of key issues. Critics have argued that the subscription-based model can be prohibitively expensive for some readers, and that the selection of content can be limited.
Overall, however, the Imprimis Newsletter is seen as an important source of reliable information on timely issues.