Private Frazer’s Doomed Magazines

February 17, 2009

Lack of precision

Filed under: B2B magazines,closures — privatefraser @ 5:54 pm
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Hiding under the cover of the headline “Marketing Week to expand coverage of direct marketing“, Centaur annouce the closure of Precision Marketing magazine in the third paragraph of their story. Let’s give it a wee bit more space:

Precision Marketing is therefore to cease publishing from the February editon onwards.

This and the previous post reemphasises the lessons from the end of last year – free circulation titles that are dependent on advertising are all on life support.

Life support

Filed under: Chair by the door,consumer magazines — privatefraser @ 5:50 pm

From Press Gazette:

Archant is proposing to suspend the monthly publication of four of its Archant Life magazines in the Midlands following ‘a review of costs’ throughout the lifestyle magazine division.

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