PR Newswire Reviews, Pricing, and Ratings

Learn about PR Newswire’s media distribution service for businesses. Includes info on PR Newswire, free trials, pricing, customer reviews, and FAQs.

Updated on April 3rd, 2020

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PR Newswire is a media distribution platform for businesses owned by Cision. PR Newswire solutions include media monitoring, content distribution, and creative services. Businesses can use PR Newswire to craft and distribute press releases.

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PR Newswire does not list pricing on their website. A comprehensive pricing list of their products can be found here. You can contact PR Newswire here to get a tailored quote based on your business needs. To request a demo, click here.

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Pros: Great tagging feature and superb ability to generate accurate reports quickly. Wide range of relevant contacts.

Cons: The search box is very restrictive and could be more intuitive. Sometimes contact and biographical info for journalists are missing or not very detailed.

Bottomline: Excellent solution that effectively manages the distribution of online media.

Key Information:

Legal Name



Herbert Muschel

Founding Date

Jan 01, 1954


350 Hudson Street, Suite 300, New York City, New York 10014, United States

Number of Employees


Number of Customers



1 (888) 776-0942



How much does a PR Newswire release cost?

PR Newswire does not provide pricing on their website at this time.

What does PR Newswire do?

PR Newswire allows you to identify influencers, craft and distribute press releases, reach media outlets, and enable users to track and measure meaningful impact through text and images. Users also have access to a database of reporters, bloggers, and editors.

Is PR Newswire a newspaper?

No. PR Newswire allows companies to electronically send press releases to news organizations.

Is there a PR Newswire free trial?

A demo version is available. You will need to furnish some personal and business details. No credit card is required.

How many employees does PR Newswire have?

PR Newswire has over 3,000 employees.

Does Cision own PR Newswire?

Yes. Cision acquired PR Newswire in 2016.

What is Cision PR Newswire?

PR Newswire provides multimedia platforms and distributes press releases allowing users to engage with key influencers and distribute meaningful content.

Where is Cision located?

Cision is located in New York.

Does Cision have an app?

Yes, Cision has a media monitoring app for Android and iOS devices.