Tagged: Magazine industry

CFO magazine on the block

CFO magazine on the block

Jason Fell of Folio reports that The Economist is looking to sell CFO magazine. Fell reports, “According to a pair of sources familiar with the process, the Economist Group has been in negotiations with...

WSJ. struggles to find niche

WSJ. struggles to find niche

Irin Carmon of Women’s Wear Daily takes a look at the one-year-old WSJ., the Wall Street Journal‘s upscale magazine, and how it is adapting to the changing environment. Carmon writes, “The September issue, appearing...

Shakeup at Canadian Business magazine

Shakeup at Canadian Business magazine

Marco Ursi of Masthead magazine in Canada reports that six staffers of Canadian Business, as well as the founding editor in chief of MoneySense, all lost their jobs on Thursday. Ursi writes, “Sources within...

FT to launch luxury magazine

FT to launch luxury magazine

Matthew Flamm of Crain’s New York writes Thursday about plans by the Financial Times to launch a luxury magazine called FT Wealth, with the first issue coming out on Oct. 16. Flamm writes, “The...

Trade magazine advertising falls 30%

Trade magazine advertising falls 30%

Jason Fell of Folio reports that trade magazine advertising pages fell 30.2 percent through the first half of 2009, according to American Business Media’s Business Information Network numbers released Tuesday. Revenues were down 26.5 percent....

The increase in niche business journalism

The increase in niche business journalism

Frank Washkuch of PRWeek writes Friday about how the decrease in size of the big business magazines and other business publications has resulted in niche business journalism sites and publications. Washkuch writes, “The transition...