Jon and Joyce Lehman have sold Towing & Recovery Phootnotes to Trader Publications of Norfolk, Virginia, according to John T. Cribb, Bolitho-Cribb & Associates, who represented the sellers in the transaction.

Towing & Recovery Phootnotes is a monthly niche publication serving the towing industry on a national basis. The market segment targeted by the paper is towing equipment distributors. The paper was started by the Lehmans in 1989, and currently averages 44 tab pages per issue and has controlled circulation of 44,432. The editorial content is approximately 32%.

Bolitho-Cribb & Associates is a publishing company brokerage firm with offices in Montana, Florida, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Published November 16, 1999

Princeville, IL