The Association of Magazine Media

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Time Inc. Acquires American Express Publishing
Time Inc. purchased American Express Publishing and its five magazines, including Travel & Leisure, Food & Wine and Departures, chief executive officer Joseph Ripp said Tuesday.
Harper's Bazaar, Yoox Group Partner on
Fashion magazines are investing in e-commerce. Harper’s Bazaar and Yoox Group have signed an agreement that will establish Yoox Group as the primary partner of, a content-to-commerce online store that allows readers to shop the pages of the magazine.
Esquire Network to Take Over Style Network Instead of G4
The forthcoming Esquire Network will take the place of Style Network when it debuts this month instead of G4.
The Atlantic’s Digital Side Continues Expansion Tear debuted its latest digital news site, the Education Channel, Monday evening—its tenth topic-specific site launch.
More Perspectives on USPS Exigent Rate Hike Consequences
Matthew Flamm of Crain's New York Business discusses the USPS' challenges and the broader consequences of their considering an exigent rate hike to solve their financial shortfalls.
National Geographic Consolidates Travel Assets into New Group
Publishing System Helps Writers Determine Audience Interest, Motor Trend Magazine Among First Clients
The New Yorker Goes Native
More on People's New Subscription Offers
Hearst U.K. Chief: AAM Trends Are "Missing All the Points"
Marlin Has New Editor-in-Chief
Town & Country Expands Advertising Team
People Moves at ESPN, People Style Watch, Family Circle, and Others
Active Interest Media Names Keith Cunningham Detroit Sales Manager Working Across the Company’s Magazines
Sporting News Media Lands Deal to Distribute NFL Video Highlights Multi-Year Deal
Deaf Magazine Uses Augmented Reality
BuzzFeed’s Strategic Path Reflects Where Traditional Media Ought to Go
Brands Should Stop Trying to Be Publishers
The Changing Content to Commerce Relationship
Apple Rumors Reach Fever Pitch
Riptide to Tell Story of Digital News from Teletext to Twitter
Twitter Acquires Mobile Ad Exchange MoPub As It Moves Toward RTB
How Instagram Ads Could Affect Journalists
Digital Puts News Consumers in Control
L'Oreal Attacks Fast-Growing E-Commerce Space
Fashion Industry Meets Big Data
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“Go Fug Yourself” blogger Jessica Morgan (pictured) will lead a discussion with ELLE’s Veronica Hyland and Glamour's Lauren Bernstein on how to take fashion writing to the next level at this ASME NEXT seminar, new date TBD.
September 05, 2013
ASME Board Room
Want to know the insider secrets to becoming a fashion writer? This ASME NEXT breakfast, moderated by GoFugYourself's blogger Jessica Morgan, will bring top fashion writers and editors together to discuss thriving in this competitive industry. Register now. Breakfast will be provided. Rescheduled – date TBD
October 22 - 23, 2013
Center 548
Reimagined and reinvented, AM²C 2013 is Magazine Media’s premier conference, convening the top minds from publishing, editorial, technology and advertising, to explore the topics that matter most during these transformational times.

Christina Bonnington live blogs for WIRED from today's Apple event.