About Us

Experts in the newsstand source of circulation.

Comag Marketing Group, owned by the Jim Pattison Group, is the magazine publishing industry’s premiere retail sales and marketing company providing publishers of the world’s leading magazine brands with comprehensive retail sales, circulation marketing and supply chain solutions for mass market, direct-to-retail and specialty market channels.

Our Commitment
CMG is working to drive change in the newsstand distribution channel for the benefits of our channel partners while adhering to the highest standards of corporate governance and accountability. Our goal remains quite simple: to maximize sales in today’s newsstand environment while removing structural impediments in the distribution system in an effort to create a more efficient sales channel for tomorrow.  We are committed to working collaboratively with retailers and wholesale distributors in the interest of helping to better serve the end user – our consumer. Above all, CMG pledges to develop supply chain solutions that bring a mature product category effective, up-to-date practices and compelling sales opportunities so that the magazine category will continue to be a vital part of the consumer’s shopping experience.

CMG publisher clients include many category leaders such as:

• Bonnier
• Condé Nast Publications
• Consumer Reports
• Emmis Publishing
• Harvard Business Review
• Hearst Magazines
• Interweave Press
• Penny Press / Dell
• Reader’s Digest
• TV Guide
• Weight Watchers
…and many more well-known global brands

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