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Date Officially Set for International Herald Tribune Rebranding

The Twitter account @IHTComms let the cat out of the bag last week. But today, it was officially confirmed by publisher Stephen Dunbar-Johnson in a letter to International Herald Tribune readers: October 15 is the day the paper will be rechristened as the International New York Times.

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There’s no revised nickname yet, like “The Not So Gray Lady,” but that will surely come. From Johnson’s missive:

“On October 14, we will publish a 24-page special report looking back at important news stories from our illustrious 125-year history, featuring reprinted archive pages and a multimedia timeline.”

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International New York Times Names International Fashion Editor

Suzy Menkes has been named international fashion editor of the International New York Times (previously the International Herald Tribune) that debuts later this year. Menkes was most recently fashion editor for the Herald Tribune.

“Fashion and lifestyle coverage have always been in the IHT’s DNA and under Suzy Menkes that coverage has become world-renowned,” said Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, publisher of the IHT, in a statement. “As international fashion editor of the International New York Times, Suzy will bring her distinctive and authoritative voice to a wider global audience across print, mobile and web platforms.”

“Suzy is a force of nature in the fashion world. I am so proud of our unrivaled fashion coverage,” added Jill Abramson, executive editor of the Times.

International New York Times Joins Japan Times for New Paper

The New York Times Company and The Japan Times are joining forces. The publishing agreement means that the Japan Times and the International New York Times will come packaged together in a new product creatively titled The Japan Times / International New York Times.

The publication will feature two sections and be distributed in Japan, Monday through Sunday Saturday. The first section is the regular Japan Times, edited by the same team that does it now. The second section will be edited in the International New York Times offices in Hong King, New York, Paris and London.

Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, publisher of the International New York Times, said he was “thrilled” about the new paper, which debuts October 16.