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  • CEO coach and author Kevin Lawrence joins speaker line-up

    Kevin Lawrence, leadership coach and acclaimed author, has joined the speaker line-up for the FIPP World Media Congress 2019.

    Published 30 May 2019 FIPP News
  • View from the Chair: ‘Much more than a conference’

    The FIPP World Media Congress 2019 will bring a host of high-profile speakers together in Las Vegas later this year to discuss the issues facing magazine media. But, as FIPP CEO James Hewes and event Chair Linda Thomas Brooks explain, it aims to offer a whole lot more too…

    Published 28 May 2019 FIPP News
  • Draft Congress agenda announced featuring Hearst, Burda, Red Bull and more

    Hearst, Burda, Red Bull, Playboy and Trusted Media Brands are the latest speakers to be announced alongside the draft agenda for the FIPP World Media Congress 2019.

    Published 23 May 2019 FIPP News
  • Budget saving tips for Congress attendees

    There’s no substitute for live event attendance. Away from your day-to-day environment and in the company of peers and experts, the opportunity to reflect, learn and build relationships is unmatched. Of course, these opportunities come with a cost. With budgets under an ever-increasing level of scrutiny, getting the most from your expense spend is a no-brainer. If you’re planning to join us in Las Vegas this year, here are some budget saving tips that will help keep costs under control.

    Published 13 May 2019 FIPP News
  • First Congress speakers announced

    Meredith, Time, Monocle, Axel Springer and Condé Nast are among the first speakers announced for the FIPP World Media Congress 2019. Bringing together more than 800 international attendees over three days, the Congress is the largest and most-high profile event for the global magazine media industry.

    Published 09 May 2019 FIPP News
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  • How The Economist successfully engages younger readers

    Last year, The Economist launched an essay contest for readers aged 16-25, in attempt to engage younger readers, that was so wildly successful, they're doing it again. 

    Published 25 June 2019 Features
  • Four Meredith brands on why magazine media are focusing on social good

    Magazine media have long put energy and resources into efforts that are bigger than their brands, into socially and environmentally responsible events and campaigns. Companies are balancing making a profit with being responsible to the planet and the communities that they operate in.

    Published 24 June 2019 Features
  • Nordic warrior: transforming revenue models at Schibsted

    Norwegian-headquartered media giant Schibsted is often held up as a business that has transformed itself in recent years to remain relevant and thriving. Tor Jacobsen, SVP and chief consumer officer at Schibsted Media explains how the company has retained a focus on revenue generation during that transformation, and the role data is playing in driving growth.

    Published 19 June 2019 Features
  • Finding a home at Penske Media, Rolling Stone 'poised to continue to tell world's most important stories... for decades to come'

    For over 50 years, Rolling Stone has been iconic in its coverage of music and popular culture, political journalism and commentary. From the Beatles' Magical Mystery tour to Shawn Mendes, Rolling Stone has covered the greatest rockstars, the hottest celebrities, the biggest political stories. Called a 'counterculture bible' by The New York Times, the magazine has launched careers, defined what was cool, inspired a rock song, been embroiled in controversy, and over the last two years, found a new home with Penske Media Corporation. 

    Published 17 June 2019 Features
  • How to fix broken digital ad models

    Despite popular belief, subscriptions and paywalls will not be the silver bullet most digital publishers have been waiting for. Instead, publishers should be exploring innovation in digital advertising formats, said Jessica Rovello, co-founder and CEO, Arkadium, USA, at this year's Digital Innovators' Summit in Berlin. She proposed four new formats as a good place to start.

    Published 17 June 2019 Features
  • American and European publishers learn from each other as advertising models converge

    In March, I attended the FIPP Digital Innovators’ Summit in Berlin and left with the realisation that advertising-related problems in Europe are the same ones we’re facing in America: media fragmentation, a failing business model, fraud, and the emergence of social platforms that distribute our content for free and control the ad spend.

    Published 12 June 2019 Features
  • How The New York Times' AI-driven data insight tool is informing ad campaigns

    For publishers, AI-driven tools have largely been used for editorial purposes, to write articles on themes like sports scores, weather forecasts and real estate sales. For example, Reuters uses an AI-based tool called NewsTracer to sift through millions of tweets in real time, to flag potential news stories, for its journalists. UK-based Reach does something similar, using an AI-based tool called Krzana to monitor 60,000 online sources to alert journalists to breaking news, and Forbes has tested an AI-based tool to draft stories for contributors. Publishers have also leveraged artificial intelligence to power content recommendations, to edit homepages, and for translation.

    Published 10 June 2019 Features
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  • Future Media Group acquires W magazine from Condé Nast

    Future Media Group has acquired W from Condé Nast. The acquisition will bring W together with Surface and Watch Journal to form Future Media Group. The Group will continue to publish eight print issues of W annually while also expanding the brand's digital and experiential footprint.

    Published 25 June 2019 Deals
  • Wainscot acquires B2B fashion magazines Footwear Plus and Earnshaw’s

    Wainscot Media, a provider of publishing and content marketing solutions based in the USA, has acquired 9Threads, publisher of two prominent B2B fashion magazines and its associated properties.

    Published 28 May 2019 Deals
  • Meredith Corporation announces sale of Sports Illustrated to ABG for $110 million

    Authentic Brands Group (ABG), a global brand development, marketing and entertainment company, today announced that it has finalised the purchase of the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated from Meredith Corporation. This acquisition adds a new vertical to ABG's growing platform and portfolio, which currently generates over US$9.3 billion in global retail sales annually.

    Published 28 May 2019 Deals
  • Discovery acquires Golf Digest from Condé Nast

    Discovery announced it has acquired Golf Digest from Condé Nast. Golf Digest will extend Discovery’s global golf media business to the US market through the brand's multi-platform distribution and reach.

    Published 13 May 2019 Deals
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  • The real reason why newspapers are losing to Facebook

    There’s a major problem facing communities everywhere — local news is losing the competition for advertisers to the duopoly (Facebook and Google). These two firms account for around 70 per cent of all digital ad spending globally, which has forced closures and cutbacks and severely threatened the future of journalism.

    Published 20 June 2019 Opinion
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