New York -- CMP Media, publishers of Information Week
and Computer Reseller News,
has narrowed bidders to Ziff-Davis, VNU and Miller Freeman, according to a report on Folio Magazine's
Web site. Sources told Folio
that the sale of CMP may take place as early as next week. CMP has been pondering a sale or merger since February, when it hired Lazard Freres & Co. L.L.C. to explore ``strategic alternatives.''