Posts Tagged: Hearst

Magazine Closures Down in First Half of 2012

When compared to the same time period last year, magazines are fairing much better. Although magazine launches remain relatively flat, they’re far outpacing shutdowns so far this year. According to, an online periodicals database, there were 48 shutdowns so far this year and 133 magazines launched. That compares to 74 closures in the first… Read more »

Allure and Elle Among Top 5 Magazines for Ad Page Increase

48 of 154 monthly titles saw ad page increases this month. In it’s third time on min’s 2012 Top 5 chart, Allure ranked second in June with a 41.15% ad page gain. “June 2012 was the biggest issue ever for Allure,” says VP / Publisher Agnes Chapski, “with significant gains coming from beauty and retail…. Read more »

Road & Track Cruises Over to Ann Arbor

Road & Track automotive magazine is moving to Ann Arbor. In addition to the move, Hearst announced Larry Webster as the new editor. Previously, as editor at Popular Mechanics, Webster oversaw  the development of automotive content across print, web, broadcast, and tablet platforms. With the move to Ann Arbor, the publication joins its sister automotive… Read more »

New Launch: Cosmo for Latinas!

The very global Cosmopolitan brand (67 editions worldwide) has debuted the first issue of the English-language Cosmopolitan for Latinas. The opening publishing plan is twice yearly with a 540,000 print run. Cosmo for Latinas founding editor-in-chief Michelle Herrera Mulligan (ex-Latina/Time/InStyle/Glamour) say this was all done, “to fill a huge void. There are 20 million Latinas… Read more »

Fresh Start to 2012 with Oprah

If you’re making a resolution in 2012, look no further than the January issue of Oprah for guidance and support to succeed.  She shares the cover with Dr. Oz, a viewer and reader favorite who became an international resource for advice on health and well-being.  Together they share tips on weight-loss, healthy habits, and power… Read more »

FNM Rate Base Increase

Food Network Magazine continues to ride the wave of reader enthusiasm by issuing its 6th rate base increase since its 2009 launch.  Another 100,000 issues will be added, increasing its rate base from 1.3 Million to 1.4 Million, starting with the Jan/Feb 2012 edition.  The title was also the biggest ad page gainer for 2010,… Read more »

Summer in the Country

There’s something about the summer that makes taking a trip out to the country sound so inviting.  Redecorate your backyard and grill up some goodies to keep your friends and family close by all season.  If you can’t wait to spend your lazy days on the porch with an ice cold lemonade or warm nights… Read more »

Share The Memories with Oprah One Last Time

The only official Oprah Winfrey Show Commemorative hits newsstands on June 28.  The Hearst Bookazine celebrates 25 years of historic television with a 148-page, full color commemorative that contains the inside story on the #1-rated program.  Pick one up to see a special look at the shows pioneering days in Chicago, what prompted the host… Read more »

Condé Nast Launches New Marketing Services Division

Ideactive, a new marketing services division of Condé Nast, will offer custom-content creative in print, digital, video and mobile platforms; web design and development; social media marketing and community development; and app development and mobile marketing, among other services. Lou Cona, who is Condé’s Chief Marketing Officer, will oversee the new division, with Janine Silvera… Read more »